Tuition & Aid

The information below summarizes the costs associated with attending Kindergarten through 8th grade at Saint Mark’s Catholic School for the 2016-17 school year. The fee values listed below are approximations and are subject to change. Please see the school handbook for additional information.

K-8 Tuition

  • We offer a multi-student discount! See below for details.
  • In Parish = $547 per month for 9 months or $4,925 per year for the first student
  • Non Parishioner = $658 per month for 9 months or $5,925 per year for the first student
  • Families may elect to pay over 10 months beginning in August to reduce the per month amount

K-8 Multi-Student Discount

  • 2 children enrolled in K-8 at Saint Mark’s - save $250
  • 3 children enrolled in K-8 at Saint Mark’s - save an additional $750; $1,000 total saved
  • 4 children enrolled in K-8 at Saint Mark’s - save an additional $1,500; $2,500 total saved
  • 5+ children enrolled in K-8 at Saint Mark’s (non parishioner) - save an additional $5,925; at least $8,425 total saved
  • 5+ children enrolled in K-8 at Saint Mark's (parishioner) - save an additional $4,925; at least $7,425 total saved

Cafeteria Supply Fee

  • $10 per K-8 student - required
  • The supply fee covers the cost of expenses such as napkins and condiments, table-washing supplies, and replacement silverware.

Annual Milk Fee

  • $55 per student - optional
  • Payment of this optional fee provides one carton of milk per day per student. Milk alternatives will be made available upon advanced request. Extra milks are $0.30 per carton.
  • Students who choose milk but have not paid the annual milk fee will be charged $0.40 per carton of milk.

Technology Fee

  • $250 per student per year - required for students in grades 6, 7, and 8

Extended Day Fees (optional)

  • Saint Mark’s offers care before and after the school day for students in kindergarten through 5th grade. Fees for extended day are:
    • Morning (6:30-7:50 AM)
      • 3 days = $126 per month
      • 4 days = $168 per month
      • 5 days = $210 per month
    • Afternoon (2:30-6:00 PM)
      • 3 days = $192 per month
      • 4 days = $256 per month
      • 5 days = $320 per month
    • Morning and Afternoon
      • 3 days = $318 per month
      • 4 days = $424 per month
      • 5 days = $530 per month
    • Early Dismissal = $32.00 per day (11:30 AM-6:00 PM)
    • Full Day (school vacation days) = $46.50 per day (6:30 AM-6:00 PM)
  • Please contact the Preschool and Extended Day director, Sharon Johnson, for additional information at 651-644-5030 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Other Expenses

In addition to the tuition rates, families are expected to pay the following fees for school related activities as they occur. All money sent to school should be in an envelope with the following information: name, grade, amount, and a statement of the purpose (book club, field trip, lunch, etc.). The fee values listed below are approximations and are subject to change.

Hot Lunch Program - optional

  • $3.95 per lunch (hot entree or salad)
  • $4.95 large serving
  • $0.40 per milk (1st milk is free with $55 cafeteria fee.)

K-8 Athletics - optional

  • $85 per sport ($100 for swimming)
  • Assistance available if cost will preclude participation. Please contact the athletic director.

K-8 Clubs and activities
Various clubs and activities (Book club, PACK, etc.) may charge a small participation fee. Checks should be made to Saint Mark’s School.

Environmental Learning Center & Washington DC trip
The cost of these middle school experience trips will vary each year. Assistance may be available if the cost will preclude participation. Please contact the school office.

Fines
School materials and property are the responsibility of individual students to keep in good condition. A replacement or repair fine will be assessed for lost and/or damaged material or equipment.

K-8 End of year field trip
Information regarding the year-end field trip and field trip cost will be sent home with your child. Please contact the school principal with questions. Assistance may be available if the cost will preclude participation. Please contact the school office.

Yearbook
$15 per student. Assistance may be available if the cost will preclude participation. Please contact the school office.

More in this category: Enrollment »

Log in

fb iconLog in with Facebook