Tuition and Fees

Tuition is set annually by the Cedar River Montessori School Board of Directors.

List of 4 items.

  • 2024-2025 Initial Fees

    Application Fee$75
    Annual Enrollment Fee$250
    First Tuition Payment Due Upon Initial Enrollment10% of Current Annual Tuition
  • 2024-2025 Tuition

    Early Childhood Full-Day Program Ages 3-6$19,980
    Lower Elementary Program Grades 1-3$19,980
    Upper Elementary Program Grades 4-6$19,980
    Middle School Program Grades 7-8$19,980
  • 2024-2025 Extended Care

    2024-2025 Extended Care Contract Rates

    HoursAnnualPer Payment
    Before care and after care7:30 AM - 5:30 PM$5,900$590
    Before care only7:30 AM - program start$1,750$175
    After care onlyProgram end - 5:30 PM$4,250$425
  • Payments

    Tuition is billed via Blackbaud Tuition Management in ten equal monthly payments, unless families choose either annual or semi-annual payment plans.

    For newly enrolled students, the first tuition payment is due upon enrollment. The second payment is due June 1.  The next eight payments are billed monthly starting in September.

    All initial fees, tuition payments, and extended care fees are non-refundable.

Financial Aid

The Cedar River Montessori School Board of Directors is dedicated to cultivating a community that intentionally practices diversity, equity, and inclusion. Financial aid offers support to families where needed and provides more equitable access to a Cedar River Montessori education. The Financial Aid Committee offers aid to students based on school policies, demonstrated financial need and available funds.

Additional Information

Financial aid is need-based, and the financial aid application is separate from the admissions application.

Visit Admissions FAQ for more financial aid information.

The financial aid application deadline for the 2024-2025 academic year is Wednesday, February 14, 2024.