Tuition Information

APPLICATION FEE - A $100 (non-refundable) application fee is required for all new student applicants. This fee applies to all new students, even if the family has other students currently enrolled at DCA.

ENROLLMENT FEE - An enrollment fee of $150 (non-refundable) will be due for all new students, and for returning students paying after February 28th. A discounted enrollment fee of $85 (non-refundable), for returning students only, is offered if paid between January 1st and February 28th. Enrollment fees are payable at the time of enrollment. Before the enrollment process can be completed, all prior year financial obligations must be paid in full.

2017-2018 Annual Tuition *before $400.00 Deposit (billed in June via FACTS)

Grade Amount Hours
P3-P4 (3 days) Half Day $3,610 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 noon
P3-P4 (3 days) Full Day $4,697 8:00 a.m. - 2:45 p.m.
P3-P4 (5 days) Half Day $5,222 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 noon
P3-P4 (5 days) Full Day $7,375 8:00 a.m. - 2:45 p.m.
Kindergarten to Grade 5 $6,095 8:00 a.m. - 2:45 p.m.
Grades 6-8 $6,747 8:00 a.m. - 2:45 p.m.
Grades 9-12 $7,800 8:00 a.m. - 2:45 p.m.

Family Discount

  • 2 children - SUBTRACT   $200.00 (from family total)
  • 3 children or more - SUBTRACT   $300.00 (from family total)

TUITION PAYMENT OPTIONS

FULL PAYMENT PLAN: A $150 discount per student will be granted for full pre-payment on or before August 1st for grades Pre-school to 8. There will be no exceptions on the pre-payment due date. Payment is to be made directly to DCA using cash, check, or credit cards (American Express not accepted).

BUDGET PLAN: A ten month direct withdrawal payment plan is mandatory through FACTS Tuition Management Company. Cost: $50.00 per family. Payments run from August through May (withdrawals are made on the 5th or 20th day of the month). Monthly withdraws may be made via a bank account auto draft or credit card (American Express not accepted).

PAYMENT METHODS: The following methods of payments are accepted only for the charges listed.

  • Credit Cards (excluding American Express): Tuition, after-care, application fee, enrollment fee.
  • Cash or Check: Tuition, after-care, application fee, enrollment fee, lunch, athletic fees, field trip fees, and all other extra-curricular fees.

OPTIONAL AFTER-CARE PROGRAM

Hourly Rates: P3&4: $5.00 per hr., K-12: $7.00 per hr., After 6pm (P-12) $10.00/15 min.