Tuition at SCS

Seattle Christian School’s mission is to prepare our students to impact their world for Christ. We are honored that parents choose to partner with SCS and invest in making our mission a reality for your children. We are committed to providing families with a Christ-centered education that will lay the foundation for a lifelong love of learning and spiritual growth. We strive to make this experience available to as many families as possible and offer financial aid in the form of our Indexed Tuition program, which is detailed below.


2020-2021 Tuition Rates*

Grades K-3


Grades 4-6


Grades 7-8


Grades 9-12


*Tuition increases range from 2-6% each year and are determined in the January/February time frame.

Other Fees 

Domestic Applications: $75 - Fee capped at $150 for families with multiple students.

International Applications: $150 - Includes I-20 Postage Fees.

International Student Annual Fee: $1,500

New Student Enrollment: $175 - Fee capped at $350 for families with multiple students.

Campus Fund: $600 - ONE-TIME per family fee paid at registration or included in payment plan.

Student Parking: $100 – Annual fee for students who desire to park on campus.

Athletic Fees:

Middle School - $100 per sport (max. $200 per year).

High School - $150 per sport (max. $300 per year).

Childcare (Warrior Kids Club): $5.75/hour for before or after school care for elementary students.

Current Family Re-enrollment: $150, late fees apply after February 28 – Annual fee paid by returning families at time of re-enrollment. Fee capped at two students per family.

SALT: $300 - Fee only charged if parent does not meet 20 hour volunteer requirement ($15.00 per hour) per family.

Indexed Tuition Program

Indexed Tuition (IT) is available to families that qualify through a separate application process. New families hoping to receive IT should complete the application concurrently with applying for admission to SCS. IT is limited and awards will not be issued once all funds have been utilized. Current SCS families must reapply for IT each year by February 28 for the subsequent school year. Check out the Indexed Tuition FAQ to learn more or click the button at the top of this page to start your IT application now.

Indexed Tuition FAQ

Additional Tuition Discounts

Multiple Student Discount: The tuition ranges above are for the first child, discounts for multiple children will be applied as follows: 10% discount for 2nd child, 30% discount for 3rd child, 4th child free and 35% for additional children. (Note IT percentage is applied to post-sibling discount rate)

Pay in Full Discount: Families paying in full by July 15 prior to the next school year will receive a 5% discount on their tuition. This discount is not available to families receiving discounted tuition via the IT program.

Pastor/Missionary Discount:  If your primary vocational role is full-time pastor or full-time missionary, Seattle Christian offers a tuition discount of $1,000 per year per student. Discounts will be approved once verified.

Consortium Scholarship: Students that graduate from a Consortium partner school are eligible for a $1,500 renewable tuition discount. Click here for more details on consortium partner schools.

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