Tuition Assistance

The Montessori School of Raleigh is committed to providing admission to qualified students regardless of their financial situation and to maintaining a student body that reflects the diverse cultures and socio-economic backgrounds within our community. As a member of the National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS), we award financial aid on the basis of demonstrated family financial need. CLICK HERE for more information regarding Tuition Assistance.

2019-20 Tuition Schedule and Fee Payment Policy

NEW STUDENT FEES (One-time, Non-refundable)

Application Fee: A $100 non-refundable Application Fee along with the application form.

New Family Fee: A $1,500 New Family fee is a nonrefundable, one time charge per family that is payable at the time of enrollment. This fee is used for the development of MSR’s academic programs and facilities.

The above fees are nonrefundable and are forfeited if the student is withdrawn from School by the parent. Otherwise the deposit is applied in its entirety toward the net annual fee due. The complete Tuition Schedule is a part of the enrollment package.

Tuition includes textbooks, field trips, excursions and athletics fees for eligible students in
grades 4 and above.

Optional Afterschool Programs and fees

Payment Options


Payment in full due by August 1, 2019, includes 4% discount prior to September 30, 2019.


Two semester payment plan: tuition minus tuition deposit with the balance to be paid on August 1, 2019 and January 1, 2020 in two equal payments.


10 Month Payment Plan: Tuition minus the tuition deposit plus an 8% premium on the balance to be paid in 10 monthly equal payments beginning July 1, 2019.

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