TUITIONWe understand that choosing an independent school education is an investment of both time and resources, and a weighty financial decision for families. Park Day School is considered a national leader in progressive education, and our tuition supports a vigorous, project-based academic curriculum that prepares students to succeed in future schooling and in their personal and professional lives.
Tuition enables our team of expert faculty to do what they do best—inspire and educate in intimate classroom settings where differentiated learning is embraced, and each child is supported individually in a way that helps them thrive and succeed with confidence. Our financial assistance program is a critical part of our culture and community, and we are committed to building a student body that draws from a diverse array of socioeconomic backgrounds.
Tuition & Fees
Park Day School tuition includes morning care (7:30 am until school begins, daily), books, class supplies, classroom technology tools, fieldtrips, including overnights* and learning collaborations with a variety of local organizations. Tuition for 2018-2019 will be set by the board in January, 2018.
2017-2018 tuition K - 5th grade: $24,325
2017-2018 tuition 6th - 8th grade: $26,450
Tuition may be paid through 10 monthly payments or in one or two installments. Learn more about the financial assistance application process online and by talking with us. Financial assistance allocations are need-based, and are assessed and allocated separately from admissions decisions. Families must apply for financial assistance every year.
Park Day School’s After School Activities Program (ASAP) is $2,800 for annual, five-day-a-week enrollment or $32 a day for drop-in care, and Middle School after-school sports are $150 for one season, with discounts applied for signing up for two or three seasons.
*The 8th grade week long trip to Mexico carries an additional fee to cover student travel, and financial assistance is available.