Tuition Schedule

The Pennfield School is committed to creating a school community that is inclusive and diverse. We welcome families from all backgrounds and cultures and strive to help make Pennfield accessible for families with a range of socio-economic backgrounds. Visit Affording Pennfield for more information about payment options and financial assistance.

  • Preschool: (8:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.)
    Three Days: $7,640
    Four Days: $10,100
    Five Days: $12,560
  • Pre-kindergarten: (8:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.)
    Five Days: $12,560
  • Kindergarten: $18,500
  • Class I – Class V: $20,270
  • Class VI – Class VIII: $23,230

See below for the range of tuition that families pay who receive financial aid.

Book fees are included in tuition. The sibling discount is 10% for the second, 25% for the third, and 50% for the fourth child (unless receiving financial assistance).  The alumni discount is 10% off of tuition (unless receiving financial assistance).  The U.S. Active Duty military discount  is 25% for full time students in the primary department and 50% for students in kindergarten through 8th grade.

We encourage families to reach out and talk to us about various financial options.  We offer a 10-month payment plan, need-based financial aid, and discounts for siblings and U.S. Active Duty military.  The Pennfield School recognizes the financial challenges of independent education, and we will work with you to help make our school an affordable option. Financial aid grants range from about 10% – 60% of the cost of tuition, depending on a family’s contributing ability, the grade level, and the available funds.

Range of tuition that families at Pennfield pay:

  • Preschool Three Day: $6,640 – $ 7,640
  • Preschool Four Day: $7,000 – $10,100
  • Preschool Five Day: $8,560 – $12,560
  • Pre-kindergarten: $8,560 – $12,560
  • Kindergarten: $7,400 – $18,500
  • Class I – Class V: $8,100 – $20,270
  • Class VI – Class VIII:  $9,300 – $23,230

Billing and Payment

A non-refundable enrollment fee of $500.00 per child is due with an enrollment contract.  Tuition is either billed in three installments of 50%, 25% and 25% respectively or tuition can be put on a 10 month payment plan. The due dates for the three installment plan for 2019-2020 are July, November, and March.  The Pennfield School expects the prompt payment of bills. Bills are due upon receipt and are overdue if not paid within 30 days.  A late payment charge of 1 1/2% per month (18% per year) will be made on overdue balances.

Field trips are billed as they happen during the school year.  All students entering 6th – 8th grade are required to purchase an iPad before the start of the school year.

International Program

Full tuition is billed at the time of enrollment.