Tuition and Fees
2020 – 2021 School Year
GRACE BRETHREN CHRISTIAN SCHOOL
6501 Surratts Road, Clinton, MD 20735
Phone: 301-868-1600 x331 Fax: 301-868-9475
Web: www.gbcseagles.org E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Thank you so much for your interest in Grace Brethren Christian School in Clinton, Maryland. We appreciate the opportunity to answer any questions you may have regarding the possibility of your student’s attendance at our school. We encourage an atmosphere of academic excellence here at Grace Brethren and we wish to provide you with any assistance we can in making the decisions that best fit the needs of your family.
Application: Complete the application packet on our website (www.gbcseagles.org). Submit the application with the $220 application fee. The application fee is non-refundable.
Testing: Once the application is received, testing will be scheduled. The fee for testing is $50.00. This is due on or before the day of testing. The testing fee is non-refundable.
Family Interview: Once testing has been completed, scored and all required documents (see below) are turned in we will set up a family interview with Dr. Frimpong (Director of Student Services).
- A copy of the most recent report card.
- A completed evaluation from a current teacher (1 for Elementary Students, 2 for Middle and High School Students).
Enrollment Packet and Commitment Fee: Upon acceptance to GBCS, completion of the enrollment packet and the commitment fee are due. See chart below for the appropriate fee (by grade level). The maximum commitment fee per family is $500.00.
** The commitment fee will be applied towards your tuition balance and will hold your child’s space.
Grade Level One Child
1st – 5th $210
6th – 8th $225
9th – 12th $260
2020-2021 Tuition Costs:
Tuition is due July 1, 2020. Parents unable to pay their tuition in full by July 1, 2020 are required to choose one of the following payment options given in the chart below. GBCS utilizes the FACTS Tuition Management Company (FACTS) to process tuition payments. All payment plans begin on July 1, 2020 and ends June 1, 2021. If you choose one of the tuition payment plans, except the one-payment plan, there is an annual fee of $60 (per family) to cover the cost of managing your account.
Included with your tuition is the cost of the yearbook, consumable materials, book rentals, technology fee, fine arts, the cost of athletics at the middle and high school levels and Student Accident Insurance with a $100 deductible.
- The $60 FACTS Management fee will be added to the tuition payment when your FACTS account is set up for the year. There is no FACTS fee if tuition is paid in full.
- For grades 9 – 12, the class retreat fee of $125 will be automatically be included in the tuition payment. Sorry, no refunds for students who opt out of attending the retreat.
Grade K3 – K4 K5 1st – 5th 6th – 8th 9th – 12th
12 monthly payments $798.00 $803.00 $805.00 $823.00 $860.00
11 monthly payments $871.00 $876.00 $878.00 $898.00 $938.00
4 quarterly payments $2,394.00 $2,409.00 $2,415.00 $2,469.00 $2,579.00
2 semi-annual pymts $4,788.00 $4,818.00 $4,830.00 $4,938.00 $5,158.00
1 payment $9,575.00 $9,635.00 $9,660.00 $9,875.00 $10,315.00
- * The 12-month payment option is not available to K5 and 12th grade students.
- ** There is a 10% discount for the 2nd, 3rd, etc. child (children must be from the same family).
The fees and rates for the following services are available upon request:
Tutoring – Discovery