Tuition and Fees

Tuition and Fee Schedule School Year 2016-2017

Refer to the Enrollment and Tuition Contract for Specific Payment Deadlines

Tuition (amount includes the $600 registration deposit)
Kindergarten/Pre-School Half Day $11,450
Kindergarten/Pre-School Full Day $13,500
Grades 1-5 $13,800
Grades 6-8 $14,200
High School $16,100

Student Fees
Kindergarten, Grades 1-5 $    340
Grades 6-8 $    550
High School $ 1,070
New Student Fee $1,000*
Parent Society Fee (one fee per family) $      20
Class Trip Funding Fee Grades 1-12 $   100**
Application Fee $     75

*New Student Fee discounted for multiple students enrolled in one school year
**New G5-10 students must pay an additional one-time catch-up fee of $200 and new G11-12
students an additional one-time $1,000 in addition to the $100 fee to cover the cost of their trip.

Other costs associated with attendance include the following:
Academic Language Therapy (per Enrollment Contract Special Stipulations) $500 - $1,000 per semester
     based on number (2-4) of weekly sessions
Grades 4-8 Private instrumental music lessons $15 - $50 per week
Grades 6-12 Art class field trip fees up to $200 annually
Grades 7-8 High ropes course included in Student Fees
Grade 8 Handwork purchase of $25 - $30 fabric is responsibility of the parents
Grade 9 Gardening/farming work experience included in Student Fees
Grade 11 Art sand trip included in Student Fees
Grade 12 Bamberger trip included in Student Fees
High School computer class required purchase of USB flash drive (approx. $10)
The acquisition of an orchestral instrument for mid-3rd grade and up is the responsibility of the parents.

Extended Care is an optional program offered Monday through Friday, 4:00 - 6:00pm. 
The rate for care is $6.20/hr. Charges for Extended Care are billed monthly.

Morning Care, from 7:30 - 8:10 is offered free of charge.

The Austin Waldorf School is a non-profit educational institution, 501(c)3, that welcomes students and families of any religion, race, sexual orientation, gender identity, national or ethnic origin.
The Austin Waldorf School is a full member of the Association of Waldorf Schools of North America (AWSNA)
Celebrating Educational Excellence Since 1980 - Acknowledgements