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About how much is the average cost of private school? (elementary).

We may have to move, and the schools are not so great. Dh wants to look into private school for our DD who is in 3rd grade. What is the average cost of private school?


Asked by WifeyandMom71 at 2:50 PM on Jun. 18, 2008 in School-Age Kids (5-8)

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  • If you want a religous school then they are about $3,000 a year. I would say that if you donh't want religous, then it would be about $15,000

    Answer by bugfree at 2:56 PM on Dec. 15, 2008

  • The private schools around here cost from $2500 to $4000 a school year...also I know that there are some extra fees like the book costs and uniforms. The smaller amount one's are normally a christian or catholic school. Hope this, we are in Clarksville TN. GOODLUCK!!

    Answer by BayandMadsmom at 8:57 PM on Jun. 18, 2008

  • $3000/ year for Catholic School in Louisiana


    Answer by Anonymous at 4:45 PM on Jul. 22, 2008

  • The private school I work at costs about $15,000.00 a year for that grade level.

    Answer by Anonymous at 8:29 PM on Jul. 31, 2008

  • There are TONS of scholarships avaliable and I was pleased to find out that we qualified for one for Josef. Here in NW Alabama a small, catholic school's K3-8th grade varies from $2100 to $2500/year.

    Answer by Josef1129 at 9:18 PM on Aug. 17, 2008