Affording Summit Academy

2019/2020 Tuition Fees: Effective January 1, 2019

  • Junior Primary: $8,500
  • Lower Elementary School (Primary to Grade 2): $9,000
  • Upper Elementary School (Grade 3 to Grade 5): $12,000
  • Junior High School (Grade 6 to Grade 9): $12,250

Application Fee: Primary to Grade 9: $100

Admission Fee: There is no admission fee at Summit Academy.

Refundable Commitment Bond (“RCB”): There is no commitment bond at Summit Academy.

Enrollment Deposit: New students, Primary to Grade 9: A non-refundable, non-transferable deposit of $2,000 is due upon acceptance to Summit Academy. This deposit secures classroom placement and is credited towards annual tuition. Deposits are payable via cheque, e-transfer or credit card. Post dated cheques or authorized credit card payments are required to be held by Summit Academy on a Student Account as insurance against the default of payment or other financial amounts owed.

Enrollment Deposit: Junior Primary: A non-refundable, non-transferable deposit of $1,700 is due upon acceptance to Junior Primary at Summit Academy. This deposit secures classroom placement and is credited towards $850 of the first month’s tuition and $850 of the last month’s tuition. Post dated cheques are required to be held for the remaining months. Post dated cheques or authorized credit card payments are required to be held by Summit Academy on a Student Account as insurance against the default of payment or other financial amounts owed.

Summit Academy offers part-time Junior Primary Programs that address Primary preparatory readiness outcomes to ensure students are advanced from an educational perspective.

  • Four Day Program: $725 per month. A non-refundable, non-transferable deposit equal to the first and last months tuition is due upon acceptance and is required to secure classroom placement. This deposit is credited toward tuition.
  • Three Day Program: $600 per month. A non-refundable, non-transferable deposit equal to the first and last months tuition is due upon acceptance and is required to secure classroom placement. This deposit is credited toward tuition.

Mid-Year Enrollment: New students, Primary to Grade 9: A full month will be charged if the student begins before and up to the 15th of the month, or a half month will be charged after the 15th of the month. A non-refundable, non-transferable deposit of $2,000 is due upon acceptance to Summit Academy. This deposit secures classroom placement and is credited towards annual tuition.

Mid-Year Enrollment: Junior Primary: A full month will be charged if the student begins before and up to the 15th of the month, or a half month will be charged after the 15th of the month. A non-refundable, non-transferable deposit of $1,700 is due upon acceptance to Junior Primary at Summit Academy. This deposit secures classroom placement and is credited towards $850 of the first month’s tuition and $850 of the last month’s tuition.

Family Discount: Sibling discounts are available and the discount increases with the number of siblings enrolled. The discount for the first sibling is 5% and may increase with additional siblings enrolled. Families with multiple children may also be eligible for a bursary as a means to reduce tuition fees. Please contact us at admissions@summitacademy.ca for more information.

Child Care Tax Receipts: From the tuition fee, families will receive appropriate tax receipts for the part of tuition that relates to child care services. Every family will receive a receipt for $3,000, calculated as follows: 2.5 hours/day allowing 1-hour early morning before class, 1 hour for recess and lunch and .5 hour each day after dismissal.

Books and Uniforms: Textbooks are ordered through the Academy at the beginning of the school year and may range from $200-$300 per year. Uniforms are at an additional cost; more information can be found HERE.

Lunch Fee: A hot lunch program is offered at less than $10 per lunch. Fees are charged to the Student Account with outstanding amounts payable on the first of each month. More information can be found HERE.

Program Fee: Programming costs are included in the tuition at Summit Academy. Programming runs from October to March Break. Optional Programming will be available in April and May at an additional cost.

Medical Insurance: All non-resident students are required to subscribe to a medical insurance program offered through Summit Academy. Please contact us at admissions@summitacademy.ca for more information.