In order to make our elementary education available to a wider range of Duluth population, we are providing need-base financial aid to elementary students and families.
Financial aid applications are accepted on rolling basis. In order to take advantage of our limited financial aid funds, we encourage families to apply early.
All MSD financial aid applications are managed by an online portal called TADS. TADS provides phone and online support Monday—Friday, 7am-8pm Central Time, 1-800-477-8237, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Click here to see a paper version of the financial aid application, so you will know what information and paperwork will be asked of you. Suggestion: View and fill out the application on paper, gather all needed documents, then upload all information online.
Frequently Asked Questions
For more information, contact TADS for detailed instructions. Monday—Friday, 7am-8pm Central Time, 1-800-477-8237, email@example.com.
- If financial ad application is submitted before April 15, the families 2016 tax return is accepted. After April 15, the families 2017 tax return is expected.
- W-2 statements or 1099 from employer(s) to demonstrate income. If you are self-employed or own your own business, you can submit 1120 or 165 to demonstrate income.
- The most recent pay-stub (just one is OK) to demonstrate regular incoming stream.
- Debt documentations to show your overall balance owed.
Any documents to demonstrate income that are not revealed on your W-2/1099 statements, such as military housing allowance, social security income, disability income, etc.
Questions? Contact TADS, Monday—Friday, 7am-8pm Central Time, 1-800-477-8237, firstname.lastname@example.org.