Fees and Tuition for 2013-2014 School Year
Returning Students $115.00 (Early Registration) / $165.00 (after April 1)
This non-refundable fee must accompany each student’s application or re-enrollment to Northwood Temple Academy.
New Student Application Fee $200.00 (not to exceed $400)
This fee is required at the time of application to NTA and covers most of the cost associated with processing a new student including records, screening, testing, orientation, and interviewing. This application fee is refundable should Northwood Temple Academy choose to deny admission.
Student Resource Fee (SRF) $350.00 (due by June 1st)
The Student Resource Fee is a non-refundable fee covering all textbooks and workbooks, standardized tests, classroom teaching supplements, technology support, and library maintenance. In addition, the SRF covers some of the costs for capital improvements including the improvements of the buildings and grounds. Additional specialized fine arts offerings such as band, piano or keyboard are not included in this fee.
Band and Orchestra Fee $100.00 (due August 1st)
All students in grades 4th – 12th who play an instrument and take a band class are required to pay this non-refundable fee. The band and orchestra fee covers band music, competition music and fees, maintenance, purchase of academy-owned instruments, and music stands.
Athletic Fee $100.00 per sport
All students who participate in the athletic program must pay this fee prior to the activity. The athletic fee is a non-refundable fee which assists in covering officials, sports equipment, state athletic fees, security, maintenance to the complex, and coaching fees. In addition, the Booster Club covers multiple expenses thus allowing the athletic fee to remain as low as possible.
Senior Graduation Fee $100.00
The Senior Graduation Fee is a non-refundable fee that helps cover the cost of diplomas, diploma covers and the graduation speaker.
Withdrawal Fee $500.00
Students are considered enrolled for the entire school year; therefore, budgets and teacher contracts are set accordingly. Students who withdraw anytime between August and May will be assessed a $500.00 withdrawal fee per student unless withdrawal is due to documented military orders or requested by the administration. Tuition is due for the complete month in which the withdrawal takes place. Official transcripts, report cards, and records will not be released or sent to any other school with any outstanding balance including the withdrawal fee.
Tuition 2013-2014 School Year
Monthly tuition payments are handled by the SMART tuition program beginning in August and ending in May. Payment is made directly to SMART via check, money order, automatic bank draft, or online with a credit card. There is a $45.00 program fee which will be applied to the first payment. All monthly tuition questions will be addressed to SMART Tuition. The toll-free number is 1-888-868-8828 or www.smarttuition.com. NTA will not accept monthly tuition payments in the front office.
Tuition paid annually or semi-annually will be accepted in the Northwood Temple Academy office. A $100.00 discount is given for tuition paid by August 1st for the yearly cost. When payment is not made by the designated time no discount is given.
A $50.00 discount is given for tuition paid in two equal payments (1st payment due August 1, 2013, 2nd payment due January 1, 2014). When payments are not made by the designated times no discount will be given.
Tuition (Based on 10 equal payments beginning August 1, 2013)
Preschool (K3 & K4) $440.00/Month
Grades K - 5 $440.00/Month
Grades 6 - 12 $460.00/Month
Multiple Child Discounts: 15% discount for 2nd child
30% discount for each additional child
15% discount for 2nd child:
Grades PreK3 - 5: $3,740 for 2nd child per year
Grades 6 - 12: $3,910 for 2nd child per year
30% discount for each additional child:
Grades PreK3 - 5: $3,080 for each additional child per year
Grades 6 - 12: $3,220 for each additional child per year
Church Member Discount 10% discount (applies to the first child’s tuition only)
Advance Payment Discounts $25.00 for each ½ year / $100.00 for full year
All Before and Afterschool Care payments are due on the 1st of each month. All accounts are subject to late fees on the 15th of each month based on 10% of balance due.