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Many of our families benefit from grants, tuition assistance, and other options to make Crosland affordable. The John Crosland School uses Financial Aid for School Tuition (FAST) as a guideline for determining the need of families for tuition assistance. FAST operates a central processing system for computing family contribution for educational expenses. The John Crosland School is then provided with information and guidelines for making tuition assistance awards fairly and equitably on the basis of need. Financial information is held in strictest confidence. A family’s need for tuition assistance is re-evaluated each year.

Financial Aid for School Tuition (FAST)

To Complete the online FAST application please follow these steps:

Click on the FAST Logo to the left

Submit your tax documents (tax returns, W2s, 1099s) to FAST:
Independent School Management
Attn: FAST Processing Center
2207 Concord Pike #417
Wilmington, DE 19803

Call a FAST representative with specific questions at 302.384.9340

Additional Financial Aid Options

Currently, you can use 529 plans for private elementary, middle, and high school tuition—up to $10,000 per year. 

Kids with PossAbilities

Kids with PossAbilities provides funding for therapy and educational scholarships for children with developmental delays. Funding is limited to $1000 per child per year.

Visit: kidswithpossabilities.org

North Carolina State

Opportunity Scholarship Grants

The John Crosland School is AFFORDABLE… with the help of North Carolina Education Assistance Authority Scholarships (NCSEAA)!  One of the scholarships that certain families may qualify for is the Opportunity Scholarship Program. The scholarship award amount was recently re-calculated and is now worth up to $6,168! This scholarship is based on family income and financial needs. Families that qualify for this scholarship typically also qualify to receive tuition assistance from Crosland additionally, reducing monthly costs further. 

$6,168 per student per year for private school tuition!

Applications received between February 1st and March 1st are chosen from a lottery and awarded a scholarship. Applications received after March 1st are placed on a waiting list. 

Don’t miss your opportunity for a $6,168 scholarship award. Today is the day to see if your family may qualify! See if your family may qualify here or Text “KIDSNC” to 52886

ESA + (Education Student Account Program) 

The ESA+ program provides scholarships in the amount of up to $9,000 a year, and to cover expenses related to educating a child with a disability* in a participating nonpublic private school. Students with certain designated disabilities may be eligible to receive $17,000 a year.

*A student who has an eligibility determination from a North Carolina Individualized Education Program (IEP) dated within the last three years. A current Eligibility Determination form (DEC3 or ECATS) is the form to submit with an application.

Visit: www.ncseaa.edu
Email: ESA@ncseaa.edu
Call: 1.855.330.3955

We celebrate and embrace every child’s unique needs when it comes to education. We would love to speak with you more about your child and find out if the Crosland School is the right choice for you and your family!

Our Tuition 2022-2023

Kindergarten

$20,507

Grade 1-5

$24,473

Grades 6-8

$25,829

Grades 9-12

$27,528

*Tuition may change from year to year

Discounts

It is the policy of The John Crosland School to award sibling discounts to qualified enrolled families as outlined:

15% discount off the pre-adjusted gross amount of tuition each year for more than one student enrolled who is a sibling.

Automatically applied to the lower tuition student.

Applied at any entry point of the year.

“Tuition assistance has provided the ability for our children to have a top notch education that supports their unique learning needs. Without this support it would not be possible. Our family lives by Nelson Mandela’s quote “education is the most powerful weapon you can use to change the world.” We are excited that our children are receiving education tailored just for them so that they can change the world.”

– Lower School Parent