Tuition & Financial Aid

Listed below are the tuition schedules for 2018-19 for the four programs, Primary-Morning, Primary-Afternoon, Elementary, and Adolescent.

Staunton Montessori School provides a limited amount of scholarship funds each year. For more information, or if you have any questions about the tuition schedule, please contact the school.

2019-2020 Tuition Schedule

Primary-Morning (Preschool)M-F 8:15am-11:45am$5,010
Primary-Afternoon (Extended Day)M-F 8:15am-2:45pm$6,621
Elementary (Grades 1-6)M-F 8:15am-3:00pm$7,797
Adolescent (Grades 7-9)M-F 8:15am-3:00pm$8,702


A $250 deposit is due upon enrollment. Yearly tuition amounts shown include the deposit.

The second, third, fourth, etc. child will receive the multiple child enrollment discount of 5% off per child enrolled.

Payment Options

Tuition may be paid in one of three ways:

  1. One payment due on or before July 1 (includes a 2% tuition discount)
  2. Two payments due on or before July 1 and November 1 (includes a 1% tuition discount)
  3. Ten monthly payments due on the first of the month, July 1 – April 1. This option is only available through TADS. An annual non-refundable fee of $45 will be charged by TADS. All monthly payments must be made using the TADS online payment service.

TADS is the Tuition Management Provider for SMS. Visit

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