|February||Families are notified of updated tuition rates and receive online invitations to start their reenrollment process.|
|March 1, 2019||Deadline for 2019-2020 reenrollment. Families pay $350 tuition deposit to reserve enrollment for the 2019-2020 school year. Uncommitted spots are opened up to new applicants.|
|May 1, 2019||Deadline to notify MSD withdrawal decision for the following year. Families are 0% responsible for 2019-20 tuition.|
|May 15, 2019||Deadline to notify MSD withdrawal decision for the following year. Families are responsible for 20% of 2019-20 tuition.|
|June 1, 2019||Deadline to notify MSD withdrawal decision for the following year. Families are responsible for 80% of 2019-20 tuition.|
|July 1, 2018||Deadline to notify MSD withdrawal decision for the following year. Families are responsible for 100% of 2019-20 tuition.|
|Children’s House: Half Day (Age 3)||8:30-12:00||$5,215|
|Children’s House: Full Day (Age 3–4)||8:30-3:30||$7,325|
|Children’s House: Kindergarten (Age 5)||8:30-3:30||$6,600|
|Elementary, Grade 1||8:30-3:30||$6,600|
|Elementary, Grade 2-6||8:30-3:30||$7,390|
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 2019-2020 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.
2019-2020 Tuition Payment
- 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.