First Time Admission Process:
Call the school to arrange an interview with our principal: (716) 693-9677
Schedule a day for your child or children to shadow at St. John. (Kindergarten-8th grade)
Complete and provide the following, in order to enroll each child: Registration form and payment, a birth certificate, a physical and immunizations record, transcript request form to obtain student records, textbook loan form, and a transportation request form. (PreK-8th grade)
Schedule an assement. A nationally recognized assessment for reading placement is administered to all new students from Grades 1-8. This test is administered prior to the beginning of the school year. A Kindergarten Readiness test is given to all new enrollees in Kindergarten. (Kindergarten-8th grade)
PLEASE SEE REGISTRATION INFORMATION BELOW.
REGISTRATION & TUITION FEE SCHEDULE
2019 – 2020
REGISTRATION: $150.00 paid by March 29, 2019. The fee increases AFTER March 29: $200.00. The Registration Fee is non-refundable. This fee covers school insurance, some consumable workbooks, textbooks, art supplies, weekly news publications, and other consumables.
Grade K - Grade 8
First Child $3,500
Second Child $2,710
Third Child $1,815
Each additional Child -0-
Total Cost of Education: $6,220 per pupil
*St. John Congregation Subsidy for First Child: (-) 2,720 (church mission)
$3,500 *Family responsibility for tuition
OPTIONS FOR PAYMENT
Three options for payment are offered:
Full Payment Plan: Cash or check due to the office no later than July 5, 2019, with a 5% discount on tuition. (Discount only available for grades K-8)
- Four Quarter Payment Plan: Cash or checks must be submitted to the office no later than August 15, 2019, November 15, 2019, February 14, 2020, & May 15, 2020.
10-Month Payment Plan: Deducts tuition payment automatically from a checking, savings, or credit card account each month, August-May. An Authorization form must be filled out and turned in, no later than August 1. A 2% non-refundable enrollment fee is added to the first of 10 monthly payments for enrollment in this option.
The Bison Fund is a private scholarship fund providing tuition assistance for low-income families in the 8 counties of WNY who want to enroll their children in private schools. Please click the link above for more information.
The Board of Education is aware that for some families the payment of tuition may cause a financial hardship. Therefore, a tuition assistance program has been developed under the direction of the Financial Aid Committee.
Forms required: Financial Aid Application
Parents' 2018 Federal Income Tax Return (front page) Student's 2018 Federal Income Tax Return (if any)
This application is to be filed by April 30, 2019. Applications will be reviewed by the Financial Aid Committee in a confidential manner. The committee will not review the financial aid application until a signed copy of both sides of the parents' 2018 and/or the student's 2018 Federal Income Tax returns are received.
PLEASE DIRECT ANY PROBLEMS OR CONCERNS WITH THE ABOVE REGISTRATION & TUITION FEES TO THE BOARD OF EDUCATION.
2019 A Quick Glance
2019-2020 K-8 Registration Forms
2019-2020 (K-8) Calendar
AUTOMATIC TUITION PAYMENT FORM
2019-2020 Tuition Authorization Form