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Tuition Schedule 2014-2015

Grade by Division

Tuition
(in full)

Deposit
(in full)
 One
Payment
(balance due
July 1, 2014)
Two Payments
(payments due
July 1, 2014 and
Jan. 1, 2015)
 Nine Payments
(payments due
July, 2014
- March, 2015)
Pre-Kindergarten
Pre-K - to 3:10 pm      


 $15,426


$2,000

 
 $13,426

 
 $8,056      $5,370


$1,492
Lower School (K-4)    $17,718$2,000 $15,718 $9,431      $6,287
$1,747
Middle School (5-8)    $19,610 $2,000 $17,610 $10,566      $7,044
$1,957
Upper School (9-12)   
 $21,472 $2,000 $19,472 $11,683    $7,789
$2,164

 Deposit is applied to tuition.

Tuition payments should be sent to : Duchesne Academy Lock Box
                                                                P.O. Box 301336
                                                                Dallas, TX 75303

Fees

Required FeesFacilities Fee (All new students)$750
 Sophomore Class College Trip Fee$450
 Senior Graduation Fee$300

Books: Middle & Upper Schools (MBS Direct)$400- $800 (Approx.)
 Duchesne Tablet PC Package:
All Grade 5, Grade 9 and new students Grades 6-12 (includes 4 year warranty, loaner fee, and laptop safeguard insurance)
$2,100
(Approx.)
 Tuition Refund Plan (Required for Two & Nine Payment Plans, Optional for One Payment Plan)
1.25% of Tuition
 Return Check Fee
$25
Optional Services:
  
 Morning DASH: 7:00 - 7:30 am
$3 (per morning)
 

Afternoon DASH:

Pre-K through 8th  - Until 6:p.m.
Homework Hall
Late Pickup - After 6:00 p.m.


$15 (per day)
$5 (per day)
$20 (per 30 min)


Explanation of Fees

New Student Facilities Fund Fee (One -time fee)A one-time fee is assessed to each new student when enrolled to help offset the cost of campus maintenance and repairs.
Sophomore Class College Trip FeeCovers the cost of meals, transportation and accommodations during the Sophomore College Trip.
Senior Graduation Fee
This fee covers the costs of graduation including diplomas and diploma covers, graduation programs, prize day gifts, flowers, and musical entertainment.
Books: Middle and Upper SchoolsBooks for Middle and Upper School students are sold through MBSDirect, the school's online retailer. Visit www.mbsDirect.net three to four weeks prior to the start of classes. Please note used books can be purchased and sold through MBSDirect. Books may be purchased through any other vendor where accessible.
Duchesne Table PC PackageAll student in grades 5-12 are required to have a laptop for the Duchesne Learning with Laptops Program.
Tuition Refund Insurance (Required for Two & Nine Payment Plans, Optional for One Payment Plan)

Tuition Insurance is required for the nine or two payment installment plan.


Return Check FeeLate
Charged for insufficient funds. Parents are required to be on a cash-only basis after two NSF payments to the school.
Early Risers
Early Risers is PreK-8th grade studeeen 7:00 - 7:30 a.m.
Extended Day
Extended Day Program is available for students in grades PreK - 8 until 6: p.m.
Homework Hall
For an additional fee of $5, Homework Hall is offered as an extension of the Extended Day Program to students in grades 1-8.
Late Pickup
For students who are picked up after 6:00 p.m.

Tuition Assistance

Tuition Assistance applications are available online using FAST. All online Tuition Assistance applications are due March 3, 2015 and supporting tax documents must be received by March 10, 2015.

The admission decision for a candidate is not influenced by the application for Tuition Assistance. Tuition Assistance applicants must meet the same requirements as all other candidates and must be accepted for admission to Duchesne Academy before Tuition Assistance awards can be granted.

Please contact Christine Staudt, in the Business Office, at 713-468-8211 ext. 192 if you have any questions.


The Janet Erskine Stuart Scholarship

Each year, Duchesne conducts The Janet Erskine Stuart Scholarship Competition for students entering the Ninth Grade.  The scholarship is named for a Religious of the Sacred Heart well known for her vision and writings about the education of young women.

The Janet Erskine Stuart Scholarship Awards are made to outstanding Eighth Graders who attend private and parochial schools in the Greater Houston area. The amount of the scholarship grant will be as much as $7,000.  Additional financial aid is available for the Ninth Grade and for the remaining years of high school for students in good standing.  Scholarship recipients will be notified in mid-March, when all admission decisions are mailed.

This scholarship will be awarded to students who can demonstrate the following:

1. Excellent grade reports in Six, Seventh and Eighth Grades.

2. High standardized test scores from the previous two years.

3. Enthusiastic recommendations from teachers and principal.

4. A strong desire to attend Duchesne Academy.


@ 2014  Duchesne Academy of the Sacred Heart     10202 Memorial Dr    Houston, Texas 77024     main: 713.468.8211     fax: 713-465-9809
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Duchesne Academy seeks to attract qualified individuals of diverse backgrounds to its faculty, staff, and student body. The School does not discriminate in admissions, educational programs, or employment against any individual on the basis of sex, race, color, national or ethnic origin, religion, or age.

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