By choosing a Catholic school, a family is choosing to invest in a child’s future. A Catholic school education is a financial investment, and our graduates and their families would attest that it is well worth it!
The tuition breakdown is found below followed by more information on how our school works to make Catholic education affordable and accessible for all families who seek it.
The School of the Cathedral Tuition 2022-2023
|Cost per student 2022-23
|Cathedral Parishioner*||$10,954.00 per student|
|Pre-K through 8th Tuition**||$12,738.00 per student|
|Regina Plan (if applicable)||1 times per week = $1840.00
2 times per week = $3680.00
3 times per week = $5520.00
4 times per week = $7358.00
|CASPA Fee (per family)||$100.00|
|Chromebook Fee for 6th grade and any new 7th & 8th students||$300.00|
|8th Grade Hershey Park Trip||$110.00|
|8th Grade Graduation Fee||$100.00|
|Class Trip Fee for Grades K through Grade 8||$125.00|
|Pre-K 4 Field Trips||Will be billed per trip|
Comparing to Nearby Schools
The School of the Cathedral is an excellent, affordable option for your child’s education, especially compared to other nearby private schools. Click on the graphs below to see how Cathedral compares:
*Parishioner Rate: It has been a long-standing policy of Cathedral of Mary Our Queen parish to offer a tuition discount to families who attend the school. In order to qualify for the Parishioner Rate, you must meet the following criteria:
- Be a registered Cathedral parishioner
- Be a weekly or monthly contributor to the offertory through Faith Direct, our online giving platform
- Have given to the offertory through Faith Direct for at least 6 months of the past year
There is no minimum or maximum amount you must contribute. All contributions to the parish offertory are tax-deductible and you will receive a tax letter every January with your total giving summary.
**Non-Parishioner Rate: The rate applies to those who are not defined above.
|Instructional supplies||$250 per student|
|Class trip fee||For 2021 the fees will be billed per trip|
|Graduation fee||$100 per 8th grade student|
|CASPA (Parent Association) fee||$100 per family|
|Chromebook (insurance, plus transfer of ownership upon graduation)||$300 per 6th grade student or new student entering 7th or 8th grade|
|6th grade Class Trip (Retreat) fee||$370 per student|
|7th grade Retreat fee||$370 per student|
|8th grade Hershey Park Trip fee||$110 per student|