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Financial Information

 

Temple Christian  School endeavors to keep education costs to a minimum while hiring and retaining top quality educators and maintaining facilities conducive to a healthy and vigorous learning environment, thus allowing a quality Christian education to as many families as possible.

All regular class fees are included in the tuition rates. This is designed to make it easier to budget your child's schooling. 10 and 12 month payment plan options are available to reduce monthly outlay. Payment plans are rounded up to the nearest $5.00. Temple also offers a wide array of discounts and money saving opportunities.

2018-2019 TCS Tuition

 

Grade Level

Pre-K

1st child

2nd child

Each add. child

Elementary

1st child

2nd child

Each add. child

Middle School

1st child

2nd child

Each add. child

High School

1st child

2nd child

Each add. child

 

Annual Tuition

 

$7020

$5970

$5620

 

$7955

$6760

$6365

 

$8150

$6930

$6520

 

$8935

$7595

$7145

*All Secondary Students must purchase their own books. See information here.
 
2017-2018 TCS Tuition and Fees - See information here.
 
 

Pay for Use Fees (Not Covered in Annual Tuition)

 

New Student Application Fee $75/K4, $100/K5-12th grade(These fees are non-refundable)

West Fort Worth Bus Fee  $50/monthly- for those riding to and from Temple Christian School and west Fort Worth, charged August-May

Ignitia Online Course  $200/per course

ALEKS Online Course $75/per course

Kindergarten Graduation Fee $50/yearly-This includes cap and gown (charged to bill March 15th)

Senior Graduation Fee $250/yearly-This includes cap and gown rental (charged to bill April 15th)

Cheerleading Fee Set Yearly- Contact Coach for more information

Other Costs

  • Secondary class trips
  • Overnight travel for extra-curricular activities
  • Meal expenses for extra-curricular activities
  • Camps
  • Uniform costs e.g. (baseball hats, cheer uniform, etc.)
  • Elementary "room mom" fees
  • Fundraisers (Friday popsicles, Sophomore Lunch, Pizza Day, etc.)
  • After School Clubs
  • Before/After School Care
  • Instrument Rental
  • Secondary musical – Ticket and ad sales are required
  • Youth and Government – District and State expenses

Tuition Payment Information

 

FACTS Tuition Managment

FACTS is a third-party company that services schools across the nation in the areas of Tuition Management and Financial Aid. TCS has partnered with FACTS to collect tuition as well as other costs associated with the education of your student. At the time of enrollment, you will be asked to set up your tuition payment plan and method of payment.

You may choose from a 10-month (July – April) or a 12-month (June – May) payment plan. Parents also have the option to pay for the year in full.The preferred method of payment for tuition and other costs is an ACH bank transfer. In addition, FACTS accepts credit card and check payments. A small fee will be assessed when using a credit card with FACTS.

There will be a $35 charge for all returned checks. Parents enrolling on or after June 1st who want to pay on the 12-month plan must make up any missed payments.

Enrollment

Enrollment and re-enrollment for the upcoming academic year will begin early in the spring semester. Please visit the Enrollment Process webpage to complete enrollment forms. TCS Family Accounts must be current, up to the submission date of the re-enrollment packet, prior to enrolling your student for the upcoming school year.

Initial Payment

At the time of enrollment, an Initial Payment of the Annual Tuition Cost is due. A discount in the amount of $50 will be applied for each student enrolled before April 15th.

Tuition Initial Payment:

Enrollment for full school year (K4 – 12)                                                              $400

Enrollment for second semester only (K4 – 12)                                                   $200

Your student’s position in the class is secure once all entrance requirements have been satisfied and the Initial Payment has been processed.

The Initial Payment is non-refundable.

Payment of Tuition

Monthly invoices for tuition payments will be sent to the parents prior to the due date.

Tuition payments are due the first day of each month. Accounts not current at the close of business on the first day of the month will be considered past due. If the first day of the month falls on a weekend or holiday, the due date will be the first day of business following the first day of the month.

Past due accounts will be given a grace period through the close of business on the 10th day of the month. Accounts past due in the amount of $100 or more at the close of business on the 10th day of the month will be assessed a $35 late fee.

If an account is past due at the end of the month, TCS may suspend the student from classes until the account is current. Parents anticipating financial difficulties should immediately contact the Administrative Pastor for consultation.

Official records, including transcripts, will not be released until a student's account is paid in full.

Withdrawal Policy

Withdrawal forms are available in the Administration Office. A student is considered enrolled until official withdrawal forms have been completed and submitted to the Administration Office.

Tuition refunds are subject to the date of withdrawal. Students will be billed for actual days enrolled during the month of the withdrawal. As stated previously, the Initial Payment is non-refundable.

The Administration Office requests a 24-hour notice prior to withdrawal.

Official records, including transcripts, will not be released until a student's account is paid in full.

 

Tuition Discounts

 

1. Early Enrollment – on or before April 15 Tuition Discount – $250 per family. Initial Payment Discount – $50 per student.

2. Tuition in FULL – on or before May 15 Tuition Discount – $400 per family.

3. Temple Baptist Church Member: Tuition Discount – 10% This discount is available after one full year of church membership. The student(s) and parent or guardian of the student receiving the discount must be regularly attending supporting members of the church. Forms are available in the Church Office.

4. Full Time Ministry Tuition Discount – 10% This discount is available to students when one parent is in full time ministry or ministry training (i.e. church staff member, Seminary/Bible College professor, Seminary/Bible College student, missionary). Full time church staff must have the full time service as their primary source of income.

Applications are available in the school Administration Office

* All discounts applied at the beginning of school terms only. The application of discounts after this time may be considered in unique circumstances and are not retroactive.

** Only one of the discounts above may be applied to the family account in a single academic year and will be considered in the review of application for Financial Aid.

For example, a family that enrolls before April 15th and pays in full prior to May 15th may only receive Discount #1 OR Discount #2

*** #3 and #4 must be applied for annually