Tuition & Fees for 2018-2019

If a man empties his purse into his head, no one can take it from him. An investment in knowledge always pays the highest return
— Ben Franklin

Grades 1-8

Tuition in the grades program is $9,800 for the 2018-2019 school year. It can be paid upfront (5% discount) or in monthly installments. There is a $250 materials fee for grades 1-5, and a $450 materials fee for grades 6-8. We also offer an indexed tuition program to ensure that our school is affordable for all families.

 

Pre-K/Kindergarten

Tuition in the forest kindergarten is based on the number of days per week of enrollment. It can be paid upfront (5% discount) or in monthly installments. There is a $250 materials fee. We also offer an indexed tuition program to ensure that our school is affordable for all families.

 
 Half Day (8:15am-12:30pm)Full Day (8:15am-3:30pm)
5 days $6,140 $8,320
3 days (M, W, F) $4,560 $5,820
2 days (T, Th) $3,700 $4,700
 

Extended Day

Includes wholesome snacks, caring supervision, and a mixture of activities (e.g. yoga, games, crafts, independent study, gardening, etc.). 

 
 YearlyDaily in AdvanceDrop-In
Morning: 7:30 - 8:15 $1,300 $10/day $20/day
Afternoon: 3:30 - 5:45 $3,800 $30/day $50/day
 

Other Costs & Fees

Our hot lunch program is available for $500 per school year or $4/day.  Menus are announced in advance, with allergy information clearly marked, and students always maintain the option of bringing their lunch.

Starting in 4th grade, students can opt in to our accelerated foreign language program for $230 per semester.

Starting in 3rd grade, all students are expected to participate in music ensemble once a week. The cost of renting or purchasing an instrument and of weekly private lessons is born by the family.

A $500 work bond per family is payable on enrollment and refundable on completion of family's volunteer obligation of 20 hours per school year. 

***If you are inquiring about tuition and fees for the 2019-2020 school year, please note that tuition will increase by approximately 10%. 

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