Tuition & Fees

The rates below are for the 2016-2017 school year.

Grade Annual Payment Semi-Annual Payment Monthly Payment

Full Payment Due - August 1st Two Equal Payments Due - August 1 & January 1 Twelve Equal Payments Due the 1st day of the Month, June 1 thru May 1
Pre K
(4 yr old)
$3,500 $1,796.05 $307.02
Kindergarten (5 yr old) $5,000 $2,565.79 $438.60
Lower School (Grade 1) $7,500 $3,848.68 $657.89
Lower School (Grade 2)  $9,000    $4,618.42  $789.47 
Lower School (Grade 3)  $10,500 $5,388.16  $921.05 
Lower School (Grades 4 & 5)  $11,000 5,644.74   $964.91
Middle School (Grades 6-8) $12,250 $6,286.18 $1,074.56
Upper School (Grades 9-12) $12,950 $6,645.39 $1,135.96
  • A re-registration (also called re-enrollment) fee is a non-refundable fee due at the time of re-enrollment. This fee serves as a commitment to the school of the student's enrollment for the following school year. The registration fee for all grades is $600 for first child; $500 for each additional child. There is a discount of $300 per child if registered by February 29th.

    New Family Registration is $300 for first child; $200 for each additional child.
  • Additional book charges apply for Middle and Upper School students.
  • Each new family is charged a Building Fund Fee of $1,000. The fee can be paid in one lump sum or paid annually at $250 for four years. If a family leaves DWS and returns within 3 years, no additional Building Fund fee will be applied. If a family returns after 3 or more years an additional Building Fund fee will be assessed.
  • Other fees may apply depending on the grade in which your child is enrolled.

Contact Information

Please contact Jennifer Ricks in the Admission Office if you have any questions:

(229) 435-1301