Tuition & Fees

New Students

A $150 deposit is required for each new family at the time of application, in addition to registration fees. This deposit is refundable if the student is not accepted into the school or selects a another school. Upon enrollment, the deposit is applied to tuition.

A registration fee of $200 for preschool through 8th grade is also due at the time of application. Upon enrollment, this fee covers one yearbook for the student.

An assessment fee of $40 will be collected for all new applicants for Kindergarten through 8th Grade


  • Tuition covers instruction, textbooks, classroom supplies and the Outdoor Education Trip for 6th Graders. It does not cover field/class trips, class parties, etc.
  • The “1st Child” rates apply to the child in the highest grade.
  • A $200 tuition discount is given to families enrolling a Preschooler and a child in Kindergarten through 8th Grade.
  • The monthly rates shown are based on the 10-month payment option.

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Tuition Assistance

Tuition assistance funds are available to help families with financial need. Tuition assistance grants are awarded based on availability of funds and on recommendation from the National Association Independent School (NAIS), which evaluates ability to pay via application. Applications must be submitted for each school year as grants are not automatically renewed. Applications are submitted online and instructions are available through the school office. Applications must be submitted to NAIS no later than April 30th to be assured consideration for the Fall of the upcoming school year. Applicant information is kept strictly confidential.

New Family Referral Discount

The Hope Lutheran Student Referral Program is designed to thank current families and staff for their valued investment in the Hope Lutheran community. We want to honor current Hope families and staff who actively share with friends, family, and their community about our amazing school.

Currently enrolled Hope families will receive a $250 tuition credit for each new student referral who enrolls at Hope. The incentive reward does not apply to new students of returning families.