Cascades Academy Independent School PK-12

Tuition & Fees

Cascades Academy - An Investment in Your Child's Future

We all want our children to receive the very best education possible so that they are positioned for success in later life. A Cascades Academy education prepares your child for college and beyond, and inspires them to be a lifelong learner. Inclusion and affordability are essential elements of Cascades Academy's educational program and atmosphere, and we are committed to making a Cascades Academy education affordable. More than 40% of our families receive financial assistance through need-based aid and scholarships. The Financial Aid Program allows families to pay what they can afford for tuition. To be eligible for consideration for financial aid, you must complete your online aid application. More information on scholarships and financial aid is available here.

Tuition for the 2017-18 School Year

Kindergarten - 12th Grade



Upon enrollment pre-kindergarten families may choose from two schedule options. Tuition is pro-rated based on the number of days that a pre-kindergarten student attends school:

5 Days (Monday-Friday): $13,975
4 Days (Monday-Thursday): $11,180

Important Notes:

  • A deposit is due upon acceptance at Cascades Academy to hold a spot for your child.
  • There are several payment plans available. Please contact the Business Office for more details.
  • All tuition must be paid in full by December 1, 2017.
  • Tuition is set by the Board of Trustees in the winter for the following academic year.

Required Additional Fees (Estimates)

Additional fees include (but are not limited to) books/workbooks, online programming, ski program, field trips, electives, Traveling School, outdoor education, and expeditions. PK-5 includes school supplies.

Pre-kindergarten: $270
Kindergarten/1st Grade: $595
2nd and 3rd Grade: $920
4th and 5th Grade: $1,195
6th and 7th Grade: $1,475
8th Grade: $1,855
9th-12th Grade: $2,175

All-School Optional Fees & Programs

Milk: $5-15/term
Lunch Programs: $4-7/meal
Yearbook: $25
Extended Day Program: $10-25/day. Available Monday through Friday until 5:30pm for grades PK-5.

Cascades Academy does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, disability, national or ethnic origin, or any other legally protected status in the administration or educational policies, admission policies, scholarship programs, or athletic and other school administered programs.