Tuition and Fees | Trinity Christian School

Tuition and Fees

Pre-School Tuition and Fees

Registration Fee $100.00 due with application (Non-Refundable)
Supply Fee $60.00 due within 10 days of acceptance (Non-Refundable)

Annual Monthly (includes $5 payment plan fee)
Five Day, Full Day $3,985 $442.78
Three  Day, Full Day $2,840 $315.56
Three Day, Half Day $2,100 $233.34

Each preschool student pays an annual registration fee of $50.00.  Families with older students in the school do not pay the $50; however, they do pay the family registration of $250.00.  This is a non-refundable fee that must be paid when you submit your child‘s application or intent to return.

Payments:

You will receive a statement before school starts.  You may pay the full amount, bi-yearly or make monthly payments.  If you choose to make monthly payments, you will receive a monthly statement.  Your tuition is due on the first day of each month beginning in September.  A $25.00 per month service charge will be added to all payments received after the 10th of the month.  If paying by the month, a $5.00 service charge will be added each month to your bill.  You may pay at the school office or you may mail your payment to Trinity Christian School, 299 Deter Street, Rutherfordton, NC 28139.

Delinquent Payment Policy:

Continued class attendance is contingent upon maintaining good financial standing throughout the school term.   A student will be officially withdrawn from the school if the account is delinquent beyond 30 days of the due date.

Returned Check Policy:

All checks returned for insufficient funds will be charged a $25 penalty.  If you have questions about your bill, call the school office.

K-10 Tuition and Fees

The Board of Trinity Christian School is committed to making TCS as financially accessible as possible to any Christian family desiring a Christ-centered education for their children.  Tuition for the upcoming school year is set in the spring.  Please contact us for current tuition rates for elementary and middle school.

A needs-based financial assistance program will be available for K-10 students.  Applications can be completed online via the school website.  You may apply for financial aid after your application for admission has been submitted.

Application Fee $50.00 Non-refundable This is a per student fee due with the application. The application fee covers the admissions process and is non-refundable unless TCS is unable to enroll the student.
Registration Fee $250.00 Non-refundable This is a per family fee due within 10 days of acceptance or when you return your intent to return for the following year.
Curriculum Fee $350.00 Non-refundable This is a per child fee due by July 1.  The curriculum fee is used to purchase curriculum and consumable supplies for each student.
Tuition Please contact the school for current tuition rates.

Tuition Payment Options:

  • One Advance Payment full amount payable by August 1 of the current school year
  • Bi-yearly Payments first half payable by August 1; second half payable by January 1
  • Monthly Payments begin July 1 for 10 month payment option and August 1 for 9 month payment plan prior to the start of school

You may pay at the school office or you may mail your payment to Trinity Christian School, 299 Deter Street, Rutherfordton, NC 28139.

Miscellaneous Services

Fees are associated with the following services and interested parties should contact the school for details.

  • Extended School Care (3:00-5:30 pm)
  • Hot Lunch (Mon.-Fri.)

Part-Time Enrollment

TCS welcomes homeschooling part-time students to join our learning community.  Enrollment is open to the students grade K-10 and is dependent on space available.  Please contact the school for details and costs.