fees

Annual fees are charged in three equal instalments at the beginning of Terms 1, 2 and 3 with interim accounts sent out at the end of Terms 3 and 4. Payment options are cheque, cash, BPay (PDF 224.1KB), direct deposit (PDF 233.2KB), credit card (Mastercard, Visa or American Express) and Direct Debit Scheme (PDF 233.2KB). Payments made by credit card will attract a 1% surcharge (not applicable to building/scholarship fund donations). In the event of financial difficulty, special arrangements may be applied for. Early notification of problems will assist in preventing debt collection action. Please contact the Accounts Department to discuss payment plan options.

A.        Pre-Enrolment Fees

Registration Fee - $220
This fee covers administration costs associated with temporarily reserving a place for the student in the nominated year. This fee is non-refundable and is inclusive of GST. Registration is not a guarantee of enrolment. 

B.        ENROLMENT FEES

Enrolment Fee - $600 for Junior School and $1200 for Senior School
This fee when paid confirms acceptance of the offer of a place in the nominated year group at the school. This fee is not refundable.

1.         TUITION FEES

 

Per Term

Per Annum

Pre-Kindergarten 

$1,750

$7,000

Kindergarten $1,675

$6,700

Years 1 and 2

$1,816

$7,265

Years 3 and 4

$2,335

$9,340

Years 5 and 6

$2,982

$11,930

Year 7

$4,410

$17,640

Year 8

$5,187

$20,750

Year 9 & 10

$6,095 $24,380

Year 11

$6,355

$25,420

Year 12 (paid over three terms)

$8,473

$25,420


2.         ANNUAL FEEs

Textbook Levy (Charged with first instalment only)      $100

Technology Fee (Charged with first instalment only)    $215

The technology fee is charged to those students who are part of the BYOT program and it covers the costs associated with accessing the internet and for the maintenance of the school network.


3.         BOARDING FEES

 

Per Term

Per Annum

Years 5 to 11

$5,500

$22,000

Year 12
(paid over three terms)

$7,333

$22,000

Weekly Boarding

(Years 5-11)

$5,005  $20,020

Weekly Boarding

(Year 12 - Paid over three terms)

$6,673  $20,020

Boarding fees are in addition to all other fees and includes GST on meals. 

4.         OVERSEAS STUDENTS TUITION FEES

PLC Armidale is registered by the NSW Board of Studies to accept overseas students (CRICOS Provider Code: 02295G). The Australian Government classifies an overseas student who is neither an Australian citizen nor one who holds an Australian Residency Visa, and who attends an Australian school, as an ‘Overseas Full Fee Paying Student’. The school does not receive government subsidies for such overseas students and thus these students must pay full fees.

Registration fee (payable on application)
 $220
Enrolment Fee (Payable on acceptance)

$1200

Tuition fee (Yr 7-10) (per annum)

$30800

Boarding fee (Yr 7-10) (per annum)

Including gst on meals

$23000

Tuition fee (Yr 11-12) (per annum)

$35000

Boarding fee (Yr 11-12) (per annum)
 $23000
English Language support (per annum)
 $  2500
 Textbook levy (charged with first instalment only)
 $    100
 Technology fee (charged with first instalment only)
 $    200

Overseas full fee paying students are also required to take out Overseas Student Health Cover prior to a Student Visa being granted.

Additional Costs

These consist of uniform costs and pocket money allowances. Additional items charged to accounts may include school excursions, medical expenses and sport costs. Travel costs to and from your home must be added.

5.         PARENTS AND FRIENDS’ ASSOCIATION

Each family will be charged $100 Life Membership of the PLC Armidale P&F Association.The P&F Association supports the school in the vital role of fundraising for resources and facilities needed by the school.

6.         TAX DEDUCTIBLE DONATIONS

It is hoped that all families will support the ongoing development of the College through the contribution of tax-deductible donations to the Building Trust and Scholarship trust. These contributions are especially appreciated and essential for the future of the College.

7.         PAYMENT OF FEES

Fees are payable as per the Conditions of Enrolment. Tuition and Boarding fees may be made by cheque, cash, credit card or BPAY.

Please contact the Account Manager regarding any queries related to fees (+612) 6770 1705. 

Fees not paid by the due date may be subject to legal proceedings.

Account Payment Options are available -

 
8.       TUITION FEES IN ADVANCE SCHEME

Tuition and boarding fees are charged in 3 equal instalments at the start of terms 1, 2 and 3. A 5% discount is available to those parents/guardians who choose to pay their full tuition & boarding fees for 2017 by 22 January 2017. The 5% discount will be applied to the April fee instalment account. This discount is not applicable to any International Student fees.

NOTE: Fees are subject to alteration. 

For further information on our school fees please click here (DOC 149.5KB) to see our full 2017 Fee Schedule or contact the Enrolment office.

Contact

Mrs Sally McCook
Enrolments Manager
Tel: (+612) 6770 1727