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SCHOOL FEES
2017-18

FOR THE ALTERNATIVE PROGRAM
WITHIN CHINOOK'S EDGE SCHOOL DIVISION

SOCIETY FEES

(paid to OKCS Society)

Kindergarten students ... no charge
Grade 1 - 12 students:
First Child ... $1000
Second Child ... $675
Third Child ... $350
Fourth + Children ... no charge
Grad Fee ... $300
Yearbook ... $25
Jr. High Getaway ... $20
Sr. High Retreat ... $85

TRANSPORTATION FEES

(paid to OKCS Society)

Transportation fees are assessed for those families who access the bus system.

# of DISTANCE FROM SCHOOL
       
Children <5 miles 5-10 miles >10 miles
1 $510 $775 $910
2 $775 $1045 $1175
3 $1040 $1280 $1410
4 $1215 $1480 $1615
Subsequent children: $200  

The town of Olds is considered to be < 5 miles.  Didsbury is between 5 and 10 miles.  All other towns are > 10 miles.

NEW:  A flat-rate fee of $150 PER FAMILY will be charged to urban (or in-town) families in addition to the above transportation costs.

SCHOOL FEES 

Due to the anticipated changes in the amounts that school boards will be allowed to charge students, CESD fees and other school fees are not included at this time.  These fees will be applied to your account in Sept. 2017.

Sports team fees and Sr. High Option course fees will be charged on a user pay basis.

Payment of fees:

Society and Transportation fees can be paid in one instalment or monthly.  Payments begin August 15th.  Forms are attached to the application and registration package.

Tuition and fees are subject to change on an annual basis.

If there are changes in the fees for the coming school year, notice will be given by June so families may plan accordingly.

A tuition assistance program is in place to assist families who may be experiencing financial difficulties.

If you have any questions regarding Tuition rates or fee payment, please contact Susan Evans, Finance Manger at the school (403) 556-4038 or via e-mail atsusanevans@cesd73.ca