Tuition and Fees


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Tuition for 2021-2022:
Day $20,400
Five-day Boarding $43,500
Boarding $54,200
International Student fee* $2,000

*Adjusted based on Financial Aid

Program fees:
Intro and Intermediate English as a Second Language (ESOL)* $5,000
Advanced ESOL* $2,500
*ESOL Level determined through placement testing after enrollment

Wheat Center for Innovative Learning: 
Varies depending on the student's level of need.

Transportation fees:
We will transport students to the Richmond Airport (RIC), Richmond Amtrak / Bus Stations, Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA), Washington Dulles International Airport (IAD), or another location by request. Fees range from $50-$250 per trip.

Health Insurance:
Health Insurance is required of every student and may be purchased through the school. The price ranges from $1,200 - $2,000. For more information, please visit ISM Insurance Inc. online.

Tuition Refund Insurance:
Tuition Refund Insurance is required for families making more than one tuition payment. The TRI fee is 5% of a family's tuition cost. A copy of the plan is included with the Enrollment Contract. 

Individual Expenses:
Each student at St. Margaret's School has an Expense Account. The Expense Account is a debit account; families receive a monthly statement detailing expenditures and requesting additional deposits when needed. An initial deposit will be billed through Smart Tuition, all future deposits are made directly to the school. 

Below is an estimate of the average spent annually:
Day Student $1,500
Five-day Boarding Student $2,075
Domestic Boarding Student $3,275
International Boarding Student $4,675

Examples of Additional Individual Expenses:
Textbooks* $500-$600
Uniforms* $300
School Supplies* $30-$75
Minimester Program* $100-$4,000 (Includes optional off-campus trips)
Athletics Equipment $25-$125
Art and Photography Class $50 (per trimester)
AP Test Fee $89 (approximate per test)
Weekend Activities $0-$25 (per activity)
Voice/piano lessons $550 (per trimester)
Yearbook $65
Class Ring $400+ (optional junior year)
TI 84 Calculator $123

*Required for all students

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