Tuition 2018-2019: Grades 9 through 12

SAINT DOMINIC ACADEMY TUITION INFORMATION GRADES 9 THROUGH 12

Tuition Information for Academic Year 2018-2019

 

Tuition for the school year is $10,900 + Fees $900 = $11,800

All students are required to have an ipad for their own use in the classroom and at home for ebooks and assignments.

Fees include: all textbooks, related classroom and laboratory fees, testing fees (excl. AP),

Parents Assoc. Membership, Student Accident Insurance and Student ID

REGISTRATION

At time of registration a non-refundable registration fee of $400 is collected. Accepted payment methods: Check, Money Order, Debit or Credit Card.

A tuition contract with Saint Dominic Academy must be signed at registration.

 

We offer the following payment plan options for the payment of tuition and fees.

 

PLAN A – 1 ANNUAL PAYMENT IN FULL OF $11,800 DUE BY JULY 1

You save the $300 management fee

Paid through our online tuition billing company FACTS Management

No account setup fee for your FACTS Management tuition account

Avoid the possibility of late charges

 

PLAN B – 2 PAYMENTS OF $5,950 DUE BY JULY 1 AND DECEMBER 1

Paid through our online tuition billing company FACTS Management

A one-time $41 fee is charged by FACTS for account setup and tuition payer life insurance

A $100 management fee is included in the payment amounts

A $50 late charge will be applied by FACTS to any past due balances

 

PLAN C – 11 MONTHLY PAYMENTS OF $1,100 DUE JUNE THROUGH APRIL

Payment is due on the 15th  of each month

Paid through our online tuition billing company FACTS Management

A one-time $66 fee is charged by FACTS for account setup and tuition payer life insurance

A $300 management fee is included in the payment amounts

A $50 late charge will be applied by FACTS  to any past due balances

 

Note:  If a registered student withdraws prior to June 15, the family will not be responsible for any tuition payments (if any tuition has been paid it will be refunded).  After June 15, the family will be responsible for the full amount of tuition and

fees for the fall semester.   The fall semester includes the months of September through January, and is 50% of the annual tuition and fee amount.  All requests for withdrawal must be in writing.  The date of withdrawal will be determined based on the date a written request is received by the school.  This amount will be immediately due and payable as of the withdrawal date.

If a student withdraws voluntarily or is dismissed from Saint Dominic Academy during the academic year, the family will be responsible for the full amount of tuition and fees for the semester in which the withdrawal occurs.  The fall semester includes the months of September through January.  The spring semester includes the months of February through June. This amount will be immediately due and payable as of the withdrawal date.

PLEASE SEE ADDITIONAL INFORMATION ON THE REVERSE SIDE

 

SISTERS DISCOUNT

TUITION ADJUSTMENTS

When there are two or more sisters enrolled at Saint Dominic Academy, there is a $500 reduction in tuition for

each sister.  Sisters are students living in the same household and sharing a custodial parent or guardian. For two sisters the total tuition reduction is $1,000 and for three sisters the total tuition reduction is $1,500, etc.

 

LEGACY GRANTS

Legacy grants are awarded to academically qualified students who are daughters or granddaughters of a Saint

Dominic Academy graduate.

 

TUITION ASSISTANCE AND ACADEMIC SCHOLARHIPS

Funds for tuition assistance are limited and are awarded on a need basis. To be considered for tuition assistance,

families must complete an application and submit the necessary supporting documents to FACTS Grant and Aid

Assistance at www.factstuitionaid.com. Please adhere to all deadlines.  Anyone who applies for tuition assistance through FACTS must also apply for the Scholarship Fund for Inner City Children (see below).

 

The Scholarship Fund for Inner-City Children (SFIC)

Families residing and attending Catholic schools within the Archdiocese of Newark may apply for scholarships online at  www.sficnj.orgApplications must be completed between February 1, 2018 and April 30, 2018 for the 2018-2019 school year. Awards are based on financial need and are awarded without regard to religion, race or ethnicity.

 

St. Dominic Academy Academic Scholarships

St. Dominic Academy offers a limited number of academic scholarships to Incoming Freshmen based on a variety of criteria related to elementary school records and COOP score.

If a student is awarded any financial aid or scholarship funds, the monthly payments will be reduced by the amount awarded, divided over 11 payments.

SCHEDULE OF ADDITIONAL FEES

All Fees are Non-refundable

 

ADVANCED PLACEMENT COURSES

Charge is for testing fees paid by the school

Charge is $93 per course

Charged to your account in February

GRADUATION FEE

Senior Year Only: $400

Charged to your tuition account in July

Charge covers: cap and gown, flowers, diploma and student’s baccalaureate dinner

ATHLETIC FEE

Charges to your tuition account: $100 per season of participation in a sport

Charged in October for soccer, volleyball, fall track, tennis

Charged in  January for basketball, swimming, indoor track, dance

Charged in March for softball and spring track

OTHER FEES

Registration fee for all students $400

A $50 fee will be incurred for all late tuition or fee payments

A $100 fee will be incurred for changes to payment Plan A or Plan B (annual or semi-annual) to Plan C

(monthly)

A $100 fee will be incurred to change payment method from automatic payment (ACH) to invoice, or the reverse.

During the school year there may be other optional charges to your tuition account, with your approval, for

activities such as the glee club trip, glee club gowns, field trips, athletic uniforms