Tuition, Fees, & Enrollment
Child Development Center
Infants to Four Years – VPK
ANNUAL REGISTRATION FEE
$200 child/school year
Families that register after January 1 for the remainder of the 17-18 year will be charged $125.
$15 per child/school year
PTL ANNUAL FEE
$40 per family
WEEKLY TUITION: MONDAY-FRIDAY 7AM-6PM
Infant Room: $235
Toddler Class: $232
Pre K 2 Class: $222
Pre K 3 Class: $212
Pre K 4 Class: $212
9 am – 12 pm: no charge
VPK Instructional Weeks with Wrap-Around Care – 7 am – 6:00 pm: $187
Summer Wrap-Around Care: $212
VPK Instructional Days (Drop In) – 7 am – 6 pm: $50
VPK Non-Instructional Days (Drop In) – 7 am – 6 pm: $60
All weekly tuition is due regardless of attendance.
Payments are processed the Friday prior to the week of care.
Tuition for each child, toddlers through Pre-K 4, includes a daily healthy lunch and two snacks. Healthy snacks and lunches include fresh fruits, vegetables, whole grains and milk in accordance to our commitment to the Nemours Healthy Habits Collaborative. We do not serve juices or desserts.
Part-time students who share days each week:
- Each family must pay for their number of days each week regardless of attendance.
- Each child receives a total of one (1) week where parents pay half of the child’s usual weekly tuition rate and it may be used for vacation or illness. This week must be used July – June. Every family will receive an additional discounted week between Christmas and New Year’s Day when campus is closed.
- Children enrolled in VPK-only do not get vacation days as there is no charge for their attendance and participation in the program.
- Vacation use requirements match Trinity’s fiscal year which is July 1 through June 30.
- Each family with two children enrolled full-time will receive a $5.00/wk. discount for the second child. Additional discounts are available to families with 3 or more children. Please speak to the Director.
Trinity’s CDC program will be closed on the following holidays:
MLK Jr. Day, Good Friday, the Monday following Easter, Memorial Day, Fourth of July, Center Planning Day (August), Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day and the Friday following Thanksgiving Day, and Christmas Eve through New Year’s Day.
Trinity follows a July 1 – June 30 fiscal year. All increases, when announced, will be reflected in your first July tuition payment.
Elementary & Middle School
Kindergarten to Eighth Grade
The non-refundable annual Registration Fee is $500 per child due by June 1 or upon enrollment. Your child’s enrollment is not complete and your child’s seat is not held until the enrollment packet is submitted and the $500 Registration Fee has been paid. The Annual Registration Fee is separate from Tuition, must be covered by the family, and may not be deducted from scholarships or tuition assistance.
Want to save $100? Pay your Registration Fee by March 31, 2018.
NEW STUDENT APPLICATION FEE
This non-refundable $20 fee is due when your application is submitted. Payment can be made by cash or check only, submitted to the K-8 office.
The New Student Application fee, New Student Fee and Annual Registration Fee are separate from Tuition, must be covered by the family and may not be deducted from scholarships or tuition assistance.
NEW STUDENT FEE
This fee is a non-refundable fee of $200 charged to new students entering grades K through 8. It must be paid within 10 days of notification of acceptance into Trinity Lutheran School to hold your child’s seat.
Every new student entering grades 2-8 at Trinity will be asked to take a placement test. The results will be used to assign students to appropriate grade level and academic content. (There is no additional charge for the placement test).
ANNUAL PARENT TEACHER LEAGUE (PTL) FEE
The $40 annual PTL fee is charged per family each school year. It is non-refundable and is due upon enrollment. Please visit our PTL webpage for more information about Trinity’s PTL.
2018-2019 SCHOOL TUITION
Tuition continues to cover expenses associated with core curriculum, enrichment programs, sports and music programs, achievement testing, textbooks, field trips and teacher salaries. Tuition payments are made through Tuition Express. Tuition Express forms must be completed and turned in before your registration is considered complete.
Tuition paid in full, on or before August 1st for the upcoming school year, will receive a 5% prepayment discount. (Discount does not include Registration Fees, Lunch, etc.).
All families are required to contact or meet with Trinity’s Finance Department once your child’s online enrollment packet has been submitted. The contact information is below.
All parents are required to contact or meet with Trinity’s Finance Manager, Liz Roberts, once your enrollment packet(s) is completed to confirm all forms have been submitted and to establish your family’s tuition payment plan. Conact information is below.
Payment plans must be in place prior the start of the 2018-2019 school year. The first tuition payment is due on July 1, or at the time of registration if you register after July 1. Tuition payments are non-refundable.
K-8 Tuition shall be paid in full before June 1 at the conclusion of the enrolled school year via pre-determined monthly payments (first payment is due July 1, preceding the first day of the school year for which you have registered, and last payment in May to be final payment before June 1 deadline). (2018-2019: First payment is due July 1, 2018, and last payment to pay tuition in full by June 1, 2019).
If you enroll after July 1, the tuition amount will be divided equally between the number of months from the registration date through final May payment).
Tuition is paid through Trinity’s tuition management system, Tuition Express.
For questions, concerns or more information about payment policies, procedures, and required forms, please contact Trinity’s Finance Manager, Liz Roberts, at firstname.lastname@example.org or 407-488-1919 x 110.
Kindergarten – 2nd Grade
Technology Fees $238
Field Trips $50
Lunch Program** $315
Total Tuition $8,238
3rd – 4th Grade
Technology Fees $338
Field Trips $165
Lunch Program** $315
Total Tuition $8,525
5th – 8th Grade
Technology Fee $450
Field Trips* $40
Lunch Program** $315
Total Tuition $8,733
*Middle School class trips are paid for separately, as part of the cost is fundraised.
**Trinity’s school lunch program is prepared on campus using fresh ingredients and introduces students to a variety of wholesome foods with an emphasis on healthy choices. Because of Trinity’s commitment to providing our students with fresh, healthy nutritious options, only a verified medical condition will be considered for opting out of the lunch program.