Annual fees and charges including increases are to be set by the School Board in accordance with CECWA advice provided during the budget process each year. The details of all additional charges and information relating to the School Fees Policy follow below.
Discounts will be given for siblings also attending St Mary's School and are as suggested by CECWA:
Kindergarten fees shall be charged as a proportion of the first child's fees. The usual family discounts will also be offered for all students with special needs at St Mary's School.
The fees collection at St Mary's School will follow the following procedure:
Where parents have made no effort to pay fees the following procedure is to be followed:
School fees are compulsory and form a necessary part of what makes our school function as it does. Accounts are posted each term and reminders are issued in the school newsletter. Any difficulties in meeting school fees must be discussed with the Principal as soon as possible.
|$185.40 per term|
|$333.72 per term|
|$444.96 per term|
Four or more Children
|$185.40 per term|
A compulsory Insurance levy of $14.50 per child is payable in Term One. This Insurance is 24 hour a day, 52 weeks of the year cover. * Please refer to handout at beginning of each year.
Compulsory fee for Library, Art, sports equipment, Book Hire, bus or class cooking expenses. Amenities Fee for 2015 will be $40 per child.
School Building Levy
A compulsory and non-tax deductible annual Building Levy of $148.00 per family is payable. This fee assists the school in debt-servicing of a loan, or a contribution towards a building project.
P & F Levy
A compulsory fee of $15.00 per family is payable combined with a $25.00 per family Cathedral Building Levy. These are included with the school fees.
A yearly Excursion Levy of $30.00 per child is payable and is included with the school fees.
All money sent to school should be placed in a sealed envelope with the child's name, amount and purpose of payment noted, e.g. Fees, excursion, swimming, etc. This should be given to the class teacher at the beginning of the day.
2016 Fee Structure
|2016 Fee Structure||1 child||2 children||3 children||4 children or more|
|Tuition Per term||$185.40||$333.72||$444.96||Free|
|Health Care Card Scheme Per Term||$57.50||$115.00||$172.50||$172.50|
|Health Care Card Scheme Yearly||$230.00||$460.00||$690.00||$690.00|
|Other Fees and Charges||Amenities Levy||$40.00||$80.00||$120.00||$160.00|
|P&F Levy $15
Cathedral Levy $25
|Total cost other fees & charges||$272.50||$357.00||$441.50||$526.00|
|All Included costs||Yearly total costs of all fees & charges||$1014.10||$1691.88||$2221.34||$2305.84|
|Health Care Card Scheme||$502.50||$817.00||$1131.50||$1216.00|
All children in same family from Kindy - Year 6 are entitled to family discount.
Swimming Fees of $50.00 are payable upfront first term for all students Pre Primary - Year 6.