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Tuition and Fees for 2018-2019

9 th Grade and Transfer Students

New Student Enrollment                                $385.00 (non-refundable)

Re-Registration Enrollment                            $285.00

Tuition                                                         $8,175.00

Technology Fee                                               $150.00

Please note this tuition amount does not reflect reductions awarded through scholarships, sibling grants, and/or need-based tuition assistance.

The Technology Fee supports the ongoing expense of the 1:1 Laptop Program, as well as licensing agreements, student support services, and online services.


Additional Fees and Services

Uniforms 
All students are required to wear the assigned School and Physical Education uniforms at all times.  Uniforms must be purchased through Flynn O'Hara Uniform Company . The approximate cost for a new student is $350.00.

 

Textbooks 
Benedictine Academy takes advantage of the availability of NJ state-provided textbooks, which are distributed through the local sending public school districts.  This enables Benedictine Academy to supply all of the student’s textbooks free of charge.  This represents a  savings of approximately $500.00 to each Benedictine Academy student.  

 

Benedictine Academy Parents’ Association
Every family automatically receives membership to the Parents’ Association at the time of enrollment. Benedictine parents are active parents and this community thrives because of the dedication and participation of ALL parents in the events at Benedictine.  Parents are asked to contribute 20 hours of volunteer service to forfeit the $200.00 annual fee.


Transportation  
Private Bus service is available into the Ironbound section of Newark. The current annual fee is $1,900.00. Many towns reimburse a portion of transportation costs.

 

Need Based Tuition Assistance
Need based Scholarships are available through the following three different organizations. 

Scholarship Fund for Inner City Children  
Emla Rimelspacher Scholarship Fund
Student Partner Alliance


Benedictine Academy Need-Based Tuition Assistance
Benedictine Academy provides limited assistance for families who demonstrate need for tuition assistance.  Proof of family income must be provided by both parents as well as an extensive application process.