Tuition (2012-2013)


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2012–2013 Tuition and Fee Schedule



Total Tuition

1st Deposit (10% applied to tuition)

2nd Deposit (10% applied to tuition)

Payment Option A

Payment Option B


Option C

Toddler House







Children’s House







CH- Extended Day







Lower Elementary







Upper Elementary







After-School (12:00 – 3:00) *







After-School (3:00 – 5:30) *







1st Deposit:  A deposit of 10% of Total Tuition is due upon signing the Enrollment Contract.

2nd Deposit:  An additional deposit of 10% of Total Tuition is due on May 15, 2012.

Payment Option A:  Payment is due on June 15, 2012.

Payment Option B:  Payment is due in two equal payments on June 15 and November 15, 2012. This option includes a 3% service fee.

Payment Option C:  Payment is due monthly starting on June 15, 2012 and ending on March 15, 2013. This option includes a 6% service fee.


After School Sibling Discount:  If two siblings attend the same After School program, there is a 5% discount for both children.  If three or more siblings attend the same After School program, there is a 10% discount for each child.


Parent for FCM (P4FCM): The P4FCM is responsible for organizing events throughout the year that bring the community together and for organizing volunteer activities at FCM. The following fees, which are optional, are collected in order to facilitate these events and activities.

·       Parents4FCM Family Fee: $40 – An annual fee per family that funds FCM community events.

·       Parents4FCM Classroom Fund: $15/child – The room parents for each classroom use the money for classroom projects, for gifts for the classroom teachers and/or classroom gifts.


Field Trip Fees: Each classroom takes various field trips (art museums, music performances, campouts, and other opportunities), while third-year Lower Elementary students also travel to Washington, DC. The cost of the yearly Upper Elementary trips has not been finalized; therefore, the fee will be determined after classes begin. All fees are due on June 15, 2012 with the exception of Third-Year Trip Fee which is due February 1, 2013.



Field Trip Fee

Third Year Trip

Children’s House  Extended Day


Lower Elementary



Upper Elementary




New Family Fee: One-time fee of $1,000, paid by each family new to Follow the Child Montessori School at the same time as the tuition deposit.


(*) After School Programs are operated by Educational Journeys, Inc., an affiliated company owned

by Follow the Child Montessori School, Inc.