Current Families

Reenrollment

Key Dates

January 24, 2018 State of the School meeting updating families on 2018-2019 changes. Families receive online invitations to start their reenrollment process.
March 1, 2018 Deadline for 2018-2019 reenrollment. Families pay $350 tuition deposit to reserve enrollment for the 2018-2019 school year. Uncommitted spots are opened up to new applicants.
May 1, 2018 Deadline to notify MSD withdrawal decision for the following year. Families are 0% responsible for 2018-19 tuition.
May 15, 2018 Deadline to notify MSD withdrawal decision for the following year. Families are responsible for 20% of 2018-19 tuition.
June 1, 2018 Deadline to notify MSD withdrawal decision for the following year. Families are responsible for 80% of 2018-19 tuition.
July 1, 2018 Deadline to notify MSD withdrawal decision for the following year. Families are responsible for 100% of 2018-19 tuition.

2018-2019 Tuition

Programs Hours 2018—2019
Children’s House: Half Day (Age 3) 8:30-12:00 $5,064
Children’s House: Full Day (Age 3–4) 8:30-3:30 $7,045
Children’s House: Kindergarten (Age 5) 8:30-3:30 $6,410
Elementary, Grade 1 8:30-3:30 $6,430
Elementary, Grade 2-6 8:30-3:30 $7,105
Before care 7:30-8:30 $8/Hour
After care 3:30-5:30 $8/Hour

Included in the annual tuition are the following:

  • Books and classroom materials
  • $350 deposit fee to secure enrollment

Not included in the annual tuition are the following:

  • Field trip transportation and expenses
  • Supply Fee of $75 for Children’s House and $95 for Elementary
  • Extended care: 7:30—8:30, 3:30—5:30. Extended care fee: $8/hour. Parents sign up their needs weekly.

* These figures apply to the 2018-2019 school year and are likely to be adjusted slightly to meet changes such as Consumer Price Index (CPI), inflation rate and overall independent school market rate.

Need-Based Financial Aid

Montessori School of Duluth offers need-based financial aid for Elementary families. Families who are considering reenrolling and have applied for need-based financial aid should expect to hear a financial aid decision within two weeks of submitting a completed application.

Instructions to Apply for Financial Aid
Apply for Financial Aid

2018-2019 Tuition Payment

All tuition  payments are managed by TADS, an online ACH tuition payment system. Create and log into your account here. MSD offers three options for tuition payments:
  • The single payment plan: Due on July 1
  • Two payment plan: Due on July 1 and Jan 1
  • Twelve payment plan: Due on the 1st of each month starting July 1 to June 1. One time TADS service fee: $55.