School fees

School fees

Preparatory School
Tuition Boarding Tuition and Boarding
Year Per term Per Year Per term Per Year Per term Per Year
Pre-Kindy - Kindy $4,625 $18,500 n/a n/a n/a n/a
Y1 - Y2 $4,738 $18,952 n/a n/a n/a n/a
Y3 $5,899 $23,596 n/a n/a n/a n/a
Y4 $6,351 $25,404 n/a n/a n/a n/a
Y5-6 $7,415 $29,660 $5,141 $20,564 $12,556 $50,224

Senior School
Tuition Boarding Tuition and Boarding
Year Per term Per Year Per term Per Year Per term Per Year
Y7-8 $8,165 $32,660 $5,764 $23,056 $13,929 $55,716
Y9-10 $8,165 $32,660 $6,200 $24,800 $14,365 $57,460
Y11 $8,712 $34,848 $6,335 $25,340 $15,047 $60,188
Y12 (3 terms only) $11,899 $35,697 $8,085 $24,255 $19,984 $59,952

Note:

  • Prep School (Kindergarten - Year 6) tuition fees are inclusive of text books, some stationery, excursions and camps. In addition to tuition, boarding fees include all meals, laundry, bed linen.
  • Senior School (Years 7-12) tuition fees are inclusive of Camps Week and curriculum based excursions. In addition to tuition, boarding fees include all meals, laundry, bed linen, transport to/from sporting fixtures.
  • Year 12 tuition fees are split over three terms (Term 1, Term 2 and Term 3).

In addition to tuition, the following charges relate to compulsory items:

Being For Year Groups Applicable Cost
Senior School Lunch Fee Year 7–12 $465 per term / $1,860 per year
GST Boarders' Meals Year 5–12 (Boarders) $115 per term / $460 per year
Technology Fee
Laptop Program Year 7 $357 per term
Laptop Program Years 8 $355 per term
Laptop Program Years 9 $330 per term
Laptop Program Years 10 $383 per term
Laptop Program Years 11 $381 per term
Laptop Program Year 12 $539 per term
Text Books Year 7–12 Approx. $800 per year

The following charges relate to optional items for families to consider:

Being For Year Groups Applicable Cost
Day Boy Daily Lunch Pre-Kindergarten – Year 6 $6.95 per day
School Bus Services
Northbridge / Stanhope Gardens /Strathfield / Wahroonga / Mosman / Hunters Hill / Balmain Routes Kindergarten – Year 12 $385 per term (Inc GST)
Uniforms
Full school regulation uniform kit-out (including sports uniform) Pre-Kindergarten – Year 12 Approx. $1,400 initial cost
Cadet Corps uniform Years 8 Approx. $400 initial cost
Occasional Boarding Years 7-12 $80 (+meals) per day
Building Fund
Voluntary tax-deductable donation to support ongoing improvements Pre-Kindergarten – Year 12 $700 per year

Note:

  • Families should consider the above additional costs which are applicable should students utilise these school services.
Registration $250 (non-refundable)
Family Admission $3,600* per family (non-refundable)

The following sibling discounts are offered by The King’s School to families where the eldest brother is paying full tuition/residential fees:

Tuition Fees 10% for each brother of a boy paying full fees
Residential Fees 15% for second boarder
Residential Fees 30% for third and subsequent boarders
  • International students who attend The King's School on a Student Visa are required to pay the full fee paying overseas student fee.
  • Fees payable for overseas students must be paid a semester (two terms) in advance.
  • Disbursements are payable termly.
Preparatory School
Tuition Boarding Tuition and Boarding
Year Per Semester Per Year Per Semester Per Year Per Semester Per Year
Pre-Kindy - Kindy $9,250 $18,500 n/a n/a n/a n/a
Y1 - Y2 $9,475 $18,950 n/a n/a n/a n/a
Y3 $11,798 $23,596 n/a n/a n/a n/a
Y4 $12,702 $25,404 n/a n/a n/a n/a
Y5-6 $14,830 $29,660 $10,282 $20,564 $25,112 $50,224

Senior School
Tuition Boarding Tuition and Boarding
Year Per Semester Per Year Per Semester Per Year Per Semester Per Year
Y7-8 $16,330 $32,660 $11,528 $23,056 $27,858 $55,716
Y9-10 $16,330 $32,660 $12,400 $24,800 $28,730 $57,460
Y11 $17,424 $34,848 $12,670 $25,340 $30,094 $60,188
Year 12 Tuition Boarding Tuition and Boarding
Semester 1 $23,798 $16,170 $39,968
Semester 2 $11,899 $8,085 $19,984
Per Year $35,697 $24,255 $59,952

Note:

  • Prep School (Kindergarten - Year 6) tuition fees are inclusive of text books, some stationery, excursions and camps. In addition to tuition, boarding fees include all meals, laundry, bed linen.
  • Senior School (Years 7-12) tuition fees are inclusive of Camps Week and curriculum based excursions. In addition to tuition, boarding fees include all meals, laundry, bed linen, transport to/from sporting fixtures.
  • Year 12 tuition fees are split over three terms (Term 1, Term 2 and Term 3).

Other Charges and Additional Costs to Consider
Being For Cost
Overseas Student / Visa Fee
Year K-6 $5,048 per yr
Year 7-11 $6,836 per yr
Year 12 $6,765 per yr
Overseas Student Health Cover (OSHC)
In order to be granted a student visa, all applicants must provide evidence to the Department of Immigration and Citizenship that the student has OSHC for the duration of their visa.$620 single cover for 12 months
Higher School Certificate (HSC)
The Office of the Board of Studies charges overseas students an administrationand marking fee to cover costs associated with the HSC. This is paid once only, usually when the student is in Year 12.$1,161 for 2018 HSC students
Technology Fee
All students are issued with an Apple laptop and accessories. The Student Laptop Program currently includes:
  • Apple MacBook Pro 13” with 3-year AppleCare warranty
  • External Hard Drive for Data Backup
  • Targus hard-sided slip case
  • Logitech Mouse
  • 3-year Accidental Damage/Theft Insurance
  • 3-year Software assurance & updates
  • 3-year ICT Services support
  • 3-year Hot-Swap Replacement laptops
$1,320-$1,617 per year
Building Fund
This is a voluntary tax-deductable donation to support ongoing improvements to our existing buildings and new development.$700 per year
School Uniform
School uniform is compulsory. Regulation School uniform must be worn within the School grounds. Full School uniform (including blazers) must be worn to all formal day time events and at all evening functions. Appropriate sports uniform is to be worn for when participating in sport.Full school uniform approx. $1,400 initial cost.
Textbooks
Students must attend class with required textbooks. Textbook lists are provided for all year groups. Total cost will vary depending on individual subject selections in senior years.$800 per year (approx.)
Goods and Services Tax on Boarders’ Meals
Charged on meal component of boarding fees$460 per year
Registration and Enrolment
Registration (non-refundable)$250
Family Admission (non-refundable)$5,600 per family

Discounts
Being For Discount Rate
Tuition Fees 10% for younger brother/s paying full fees
Boarding Fees 15% for second boarder paying full fees
Boarding Fees 30% for third and subsequent boarder paying full fees

Fees for Australian students may be paid:

  1. Termly – Fees are due and payable in full by the first day of each term; or
  2. Ten Monthly Direct Debit Billing (Feb-Nov) by Credit Card, Cheque or nominated Savings account – Fees are due and payable as and when instalments fall due. Unless otherwise requested via the completion of the Direct Debit Request Form & Service Agreement (www.kings.edu.au/fees-accounts), The King’s School will issue invoices for termly payment of fees.

Fees for international students must be paid per semester (two terms) in advance. Disbursements are payable termly.

Online fees and account payments can be made via The King's School website at https://payment.kings.edu.au.

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