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Our Lady of the Blessed Sacrament K-8 Tuition Policy

TUITION POLICY 2020-2021 ACADEMIC YEAR

Number of Students

Annual Tuition

Monthly Payment

Non-Parishioner Rate 

1

$3,650

$365.00

$5,050 per student

2

$5,840

$584.00

 

3

$7,665

$766.50

4+

$9,125

$912.50

 
  • Collected as 10 monthly payments beginning in August and ending in May.

  • Payments are due on the 1st of each month.

  • Please use the school provided blue envelopes which can be mailed, placed in the collection basket at Mass, or sent in the Wednesday envelope (checks only with the student(s) name listed in the memo field please).

  • $10 late fee will be assessed on payments not received by the 15th of each month.

  • A Non-Sufficient Funds fee of $35 will be assessed on all returned checks.

If you would prefer to have tuition automatically deducted from a checking or savings account, use the links below to set up direct debit.

The cost to educate a child at Our Lady of the Blessed Sacrament School is $8,076 per year. 

Other Required Fees: A one-time Non-Refundable Registration fee for new students  $50.00/student. All students are required to pay a Supply Fee each year.  Please see the "Supply Fees for the 2020-2021 Academic Year" form included in this packet.

Tuition Assistance:

Families new to BISON

  • Parents should visit the BISON website at www.bisonfund.com to complete a pre-application for the 2020-2021 school year. The pre-application form is only for families NEW to BISON.  

Current BISON families

  • Families will receive an email with a  link to complete the prequalification process in February 2020. 

Parish Assistance

  • Financial assistance from St. Martha Parish is available to families demonstrating need. Assistance is determined by the Tuition Committee, based on availability of funds. Parish assistance forms are available from the Principal.  To qualify for Parish Assistance you must submit a copy of your BISON application to the School Office along with the St. Martha Tuition Assistance application. 

  • Non-parishioners may apply for St. Martha Tuition Assistance once your BISON is submitted.

  • Families not associated with a Catholic church may apply for St. Martha’s Tuition Assistance by submitting a BISON application and completing the St. Martha Tuition Assistance form through the principal.

  • The minimum parental tuition responsibility is $500.

Volunteer 

  • The sharing of your time, talents and treasures promotes unity in our school community. The money raised in fundraising helps to keep the tuition rates and parish subsidy at the recommended Diocesan rate.