Tuition

  • TUITION POLICY

    Tuition

    $265.00 per student for each 3-month term, Jan–Jun ($135.00 for the Kupuna Class)

    $345.00 for the 4-month session, Sep–Dec ($175.00 for the Kupuna Class)

    Due Date

    By or before the first class of each term. Cancelled check represents receipt of payment.

    Discounts

    A discount is provided to each family member (grandparent, parent or added sibling) enrolled in the same term.

    Family Plan Tuition Term
    2 Fee per student enrolled in the same term $230 3 months
    2 Fee per student enrolled in the same term $300 4 months
    3 Fee per student enrolled in the same term $215 3 months
    3 Fee per student enrolled in the same term $280 4 months
    4 Fee per student enrolled in the same term $195 3 months
    4 Fee per student enrolled in the same term $255 4 months
    5 Fee per student enrolled in the same term $170 3 months
    5 Fee per student enrolled in the same term $225 4 months
    Late Fees

    A $25.00 bookkeeping fee will be charged for payments received after the first class of each term. An additional fee of $1.00 per day will be imposed for late payments received seven (7) calendar days following the first class. Payments not made at class must be received at 4309 Holmehurst Way West, Bowie, MD 20720, to avoid further penalty. The late fee will also be assessed for each separate payment under financial assistance plans granted by the board.

    Returned Checks

    A $40.00 fee will be charged for each returned check.

    Refunds

    Refund requests must be submitted to the Board for consideration on a case-by-case basis.

    FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE
    Policy

    Financial assistance is available to families whose ability to pay tuition is limited. The school looks to keep students enrolled without financial obstacles.

    Procedure

    Initial verbal request may be directed to any Board member with Board action recorded in writing. For administrative/bookkeeping purposes, requests are to be submitted at least two weeks prior to the requested school term. All requests will be considered and dealt with in a confidential, case-by-case basis.