2018/2019 Tuition and Fee Schedule

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Rising Star Montessori Academy will offer the following programs for the 2018/2019 school year. All programs are provided five days per week. A non-refundable registration and activity fee for each student is required upon enrollment. Tuition rates are subject to change annually.

ProgramHoursReg. FeeActivity FeeMonthly TuitionYearly TuitionTotal
18-36 months      
Half Day Toddler8:30 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.$250.00$50.00$500.00$5,000.00$5,300.00
Half Day Toddler
7:30 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.$250.00$50.00$650.00$6,500.00$6,800.00
Half Day Toddler
7:30 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.$250.00$50.00$700.00$7,000.00$7,300.00
3 & 4 year olds      
Half Day Primary8:30 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.$300.00$100.00$650.00$6,500.00$6,900.00
Half Day Primary
7:30 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.$300.00$100.00$820.00$8,200.00$8,600.00
4 1/2 – 6 year olds*      
Full Day Primary8:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.$325.00$100.00$770.00$7,700.00$8,125.00
Full Day Primary
7:30 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.$325.00$100.00$900.00$9,000.00$9,425.00
6-9 year olds      
Junior Elementary8:30 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.$350.00$150.00$830.00$8,300.00$8,800.00
Junior Elementary
7:30 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.$350.00$150.00$950.00$9,500.00$10,000.00
9-12 year olds      
Senior Elementary8:15 a.m. – 2:45 p.m.$350.00$150.00$830.00$8,300.00$8,800.00
Senior Elementary
7:30 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.$350.00$150.00$950.00$9,500.00$10,000.00

*This program is typically for the 5 & 6 year olds but a child that is 4 1/2 years old with six months of previous Montessori training can be assessed by the teacher for the program if space is available.

Annual/Bi-Annual Tuition Plans
A person that pays the annual or bi-annual tuition before July 1st will receive a 5% discount. A person that pays half of the annual or bi-annual tuition before July 1st will receive a 2.5% discount. Any payment after the 1st will result in loss of discount.

Monthly Plan
This is a ten month plan of equal payments due by the 1st of each month. The first payment is due by July 1st and final payment due by May 1st. (February is a non-paying month due to re-registration.

Refund of Tuition and Fees
Students who enroll for the new school year and has paid their first payment (July 1st) and terminates before school starts, will not be refunded any portion of the tuition, registration, activity fee or the July tuition payment.

Should a student withdraw during the school year, there will be no refund of tuition of any month which the student has attended one or more days. There will be an additional one month tuition payment due upon early withdrawal. Likewise, there will be no refund of any portion of the registration or activity fee. If the school year is not completed, any discounts will become null and void and you will be responsible for paying the difference. No records will be released until there is a $0 balance on our records.