Fees & Quotas 2017

Fees & Quotas 2017

Considering General Regulation V.i): If the official Colón – U.S. Dollar “selling” exchange rate is less than or equal to 600 colones per dollar, then the school requires that payments be made in colones, in the amounts shown in this document. If the School agrees to accept payments in U.S. Dollars, the amount to be paid will be calculated by applying the official “buying” exchange rate of the Central Bank of Costa Rica to those amounts in colones.

1. ADMISSION QUOTA: ₡ 600,000 – one time payment, per family.

2. ANNUAL PAYMENTS:

I) MATRICULA* - Until the 31st of October 2017, the cost will be:

  • Early Years:  ₡ 397,725
  • Primary:   ₡ 442,355
  • Senior 1 - 3:  ₡ 528,990
  • Senior 4 - 7:  ₡ 570,995

II) TEXT BOOKS (per student, per year - payment of this quota also covers MOST of the “workbooks” that accompany the courses.)

  • EY2 & Primary: ₡ 95,000 Rent* + ₡ 95,000 Deposit
  • Senior School: ₡ 110,000 Rent* + ₡ 110,000 Deposit

III) Student Insurance (against accidents) from the I.N.S. approx. ₡ 20,000

3. MONTHLY PAYMENTS 2017:

I.a) TUITION FEES (Each month over 12 months - payment of these fees also covers official trips and excursions, external exams, school photos, a Yearbook and most notebooks and materials supplied by the School ... but not bus service. )

  • Early Years: ₡ 397,725
  • Primary: ₡ 442,355
  • Senior 1 - 3: ₡ 528,990
  • Senior 4 - 7: ₡ 570,995

I.b) Late fee : ₡ 9,500 in respect of every 15 days overdue.

II) SCHOOL BUS SERVICE 2014: (for 9.5 months, 9 complete months and half of July).

The PROVISIONAL charges for the school bus service (two-ways / one-way) for 2017 are:

  • Zone 1 (5km):  ₡ 55,000 / ₡ 40,000
  • Zone 2 (10km):  ₡ 60,000 / ₡ 50,000
  • Zone 3 (>10km):  ₡ 65,000 / ₡ 55,000
  • Special one trip ticket = ₡ 3,500

4. OTHER CHARGES and QUOTAS: The school may charge for other services such as special classes and Study Hall.    Study Hall = ₡ 1,200.00 per day

* for students commencing at mid-year, items marked * can be paid pro rata at 50% for the second semester of the year.