Tuition 2017-2018

St. Mary's Episcopal School was founded in 1847, and 170 years later, we're still the experts on how girls learn.

St. Mary's is the only all-girls school in Memphis offering up to 29 schedule options starting in St. Mary's Place through Junior Kindergarten. We hope that in reviewing the Early Childhood schedules below you find an option that works best for your family. Additional information regarding tuition, fees, and schedules may be obtained from the Admission Office, 901-537-1405.

St. Mary's Place

St. Mary's Place offers 2, 3 and 5-day programs with a variety of schedule options. These programs are for 2-year olds and young 3's. St. Mary's Place students must be 2 years old by June 1st.

Mornings are from 8:00a.m.-12:00p.m. I Full Days are from 8:00a.m.-3:00p.m.


2-Day Program
Tuesdays and Thursdays

OptionsTuition
2 Mornings$2,856
1 Morning
1 Full Day
$3,736
2 Full Days$4,350

3-Day Program
Monday, Wednesday, Friday or Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday

OptionsTuition
3 Mornings$4,284
2 Mornings
1 Full Day
$5,164
1 Morning
2 Full Days
$6,044
3 Full Days$6,525

5-Day Program
Monday through Friday

OptionsTuition
5 Mornings$6,860
4 Mornings
1 Full Day
$7,740
3 Mornings
2 Full Days
$8,620
2 Mornings
3 Full Days
$9,500
1 Morning
4 Full Days
$10,380
5 Full Days$10,375

Pre-Kindergarten

St. Mary's Pre-Kindergarten offers 3 and 5-day programs with a variety of schedule options. Pre-K students must be 3 years old by June 1st.

Mornings are from 8:00a.m.-12:00p.m. I Full Days are from 8:00a.m.-3:00p.m.


3-Day Program
Monday, Wednesday, Friday

ProgramTuition
3 Mornings$5,935
2 Mornings
1 Full Day
$6,920
1 Morning
2 Full Days
$7,905
3 Full Days$8,885

5-Day Program
Monday through Friday

OptionsTuition
5 Mornings$8,540
4 Mornings
1 Full Day
$9,525
3 Mornings
2 Full Days
$10,510
2 Mornings
3 Full Days
$11,495
1 Morning
4 Full Days
$12,480
5 Full Days$13,130

Jr. Kindergarten

St. Mary's Jr. Kindergarten offers a 5-day programs with a variety of schedule options. JK students must be 4 years old by June 1st.

Mornings are from 8:00a.m.-12:00p.m. I Full Days are from 8:00a.m.-3:00p.m.


5-Day Program
Monday through Friday

OptionsTuition
5 Mornings$10,410
4 Mornings
1 Full Day
$11,430
3 Mornings
2 Full Days
$12,450
2 Mornings
3 Full Days
$13,470
1 Morning
4 Full Days
$14,490
5 Full Days$15,100

SK, Lower, Middle, and Upper

Girls in grades SK through 12th attend a full school day. SK through 4th have class from 8:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m. and 5th through 12th have class from 8:00 a.m.-3:15 p.m.

GradeTuition
SK$15,760
1st$18,380
2nd$18,380
3rd$18,620
4th$18,620
5th$19,860
6th$19,860
7th$20,180
8th$20,180
9th$20,470
10th$20,470
11th$20,700
12th $20,700

Whenever possible, the costs associated with a St. Mary's education are included in tuition.

Other Fees

  • Middle and Upper School students purchase some of their own textbooks and workbooks. These costs vary depending on the courses taken.
  • Online classes
  • Overnight class trips
  • Lunch plan
  • SK flower girl fee

Affordability

St. Mary's administers more than $1 million annually in financial aid based on demonstrated need as determined by the School and Student Service for Financial Aid (SSS), an impartial service located in Princeton, New Jersey. Applicants who are interested in financial aid must submit a Parents' Financial Statement to SSS and a current Federal Tax Form 1040 to St. Mary's.

Financial aid is funded from interest income from the School's endowment and from contributions. A financial aid packet containing information and forms may be requested from the Admission Office.

Financial aid applications are due by December 1 for current families and January 1 for new applicants. If you have specific questions about the financial aid process, please contact Director of Admission Nicole Hernandez at 901-537-1465 or via email.

Payment Options

St. Mary's offers families three options for payment:

  • One Payment - Due June 15
  • Two Payments - Due June 15 (70%) and November 15 (30%)
  • Ten Monthly Payments - Due June 15, July 17, August 15, September 15, October 16, November 15, December 15, February 15, March 15, and April 16