Application & Program Fees

The fees listed are for the 2017/18 High School and 2017 Summer programs. For all programs, financial assistance is available and no student is denied entrance based on the inability to pay the fees listed.

 

Tuition

Meal Plan

Residential Fee

High School

$0

$3,450

$150

Discovery

 $950*

 Included

 Included

Academy

 $950*

 Included

 Included

Summer Dance

 $2,100**

 Included

 Included

 *Also includes $50 non-refundable deposit
** Summer Dance also includes $150 non-refundable deposit

Financial Aid

Each year financial aid is available for qualified families to help cover the costs of the Aramark food service plan for our High School and Summer Programs. All information is kept strictly confidential. Financial Aid Forms for all programs will be available online in March 2017.

PLEASE NOTE; Students who have been accepted to the early decision Summer and Residential High Dance Programs must return the financial aid application along with 2015 tax returns and other documents to the Office of Admissions by December 2016.

Summer Program students who have been accepted to 2017 programs can download the application for financial aid here in March. Please do not apply for financial aid until you have received your decision letter in April.

New Residential High School students who have been accepted to the 2017-18 school year can download the application for financial aid here in March. Please do not apply for financial aid until you have received your decision letter in April.

Returning Students

If you qualified for financial aid for previous years or programs, please make sure you reapply for the upcoming school year. Financial aid awards DO NOT automatically carry over to future years/programs. You must fill out a form each year.

Returning Residential High School students can download the application for financial aid here in January 2017.

If you have any questions about the financial aid process, please feel free to contact Vicki Wright at (864) 282-3693, or by email at vickiwright@scgsah.state.sc.us. 

High School Fees

The application fee is $50 for each application submitted. For those in need of financial assistance, the Application Fee Waiver Form in the online application may be submitted instead of this fee. 

Upon acceptance of an offer for admission, students must submit a $150 non-refundable residence hall fee and commitment card to secure a place in the upcoming year's class. There is also a $3,450 annual food services fee paid directly (during mid-summer) to Aramark Food Services. Aramark will offer several payment plans for those who cannot pay the entire $3,450 prior to registration.

Summer Program Fees

The application fee is $25 for each application submitted in the Academy and Summer Dance programs. For those in need of financial assistance, the Application Fee Waiver Form located within the application may be submitted instead of this fee. Upon acceptance of an offer of admission, students must submit a $25 non-refundable deposit and commitment card to secure a place in the program.

  • Discovery Tuition: $950 including a $50 non-refundable deposit
  • Academy Tuition: $950 including a $50 non-refundable deposit
  • Summer Dance Tuition: $2,100 including a $150 non-refundable deposit