Admissions Policy

2019-2020 TUITION SCHEDULES

Registration Fee:  $150 per child/

Families registering 3 or more children – fee is $100 per child non-refundable

Catholic/Parishioner Families – Kindergarten through 8th Grade

                    1 Child                   $5,050 per year – 10 payments of $505

                    2 Children              $7,850 per year – 10 payments of $785

                    3 Children              $9,450 per year – 10 payments of $945

                   Additional child     $1,800 per year

Non-Catholic/Non-Parishioner Families – Kindergarten through 8th Grade

                   1 Child                  $5,550 per year – 10 payments of $555

                    2 Children             $8,350 per year – 10 payments of $835

                   3 Children             $9,950 per year – 10 payments of $995

                   Additional child     $1,800 per year

(No additional fees i.e. computer, books, etc.)

A non-parishioner fee will be charged to those catholic families who can’t provide documentation stating they belong to a parish.

8th Grade Graduation fee is $300 due by February 15th.

A 5% discount is offered for payments in made in full by September 1st

          The First Payment is due by July 1st.  Additional payments are due as follows:

          September 1st                  December 1st                   March 1st         

          October 1st                       January 1st                       April 1st

          November 1st                   February 1st                     May 1st

Payments must be made through FACTS the online tuition system by debit/credit, check or money order ONLY.  There is a $45 enrollment fee through FACTS. No cash will be accepted. Late payments will incur a $25 late fee.  Any returned checks for insufficient funds will incur a $35 fee.  Any deviation from the above payment schedule requires a meeting with the Tuition Committee.

Fundraising Obligation: The fundraising obligation is $300 per family.  Percentages from each fundraising sale will be applied to fundraising obligation.  Balance of fundraising obligation must be paid by May 15th

A rebate will be offered to any family who brings in a new family to register for grades K through 8.  The new student must complete the 2019-2020 school year.

 

Students are admitted to St. Thomas the Apostle Catholic Academy upon verification of:

  1. immunization records as required by NYC and NYS;
  2. birth certificate;
  3. baptismal certificate;
  4. medical examination;
  5. Church envelope number, if applicable.

The following is required of students transferring to St. Thomas the Apostle Catholic Academy:

  1. current and past report cards
  2. standardized test scores
  3. IEP if applicable
  4. interview with the principal
  5. letter of recommendation from previous school
  6. three month probationary period

You can complete an online application for your child on Option C.

Paper applications may be obtained at the school’s main office.

Students currently attending St. Thomas the Apostle Catholic Academy are invited to re-register each school year. The re-­registration fee is published each year and forms are sent home detailing the procedure in the beginning of each calendar year. Class placement for all students, is at the discretion of the administration.