Tuition may be paid on an annual or monthly basis. Here are some key points to remember about tuition payments:

  • Monthly Payments are due on the 1st of the month
  • Payments made after the 5th of the month will be charged a $25.00 late fee
  • A fee of $25 will be charged for returned checks
  • Mail checks payable to:
    Salem Montessori School
    529 South Church Street
    Winston Salem, NC 27101

TUITION COSTS FOR 2021-2022

Toddler Class (18 months by August 31):

Program Annual Tuition 12 Payments
5-Day $7,181 $598.42
3-Day $4,430 $369.17
2-Day $2,988 $249.00

Children's House (2 years 9 months old by August 31)

Program Annual Tuition 12 Payments
5-Day $7,048 $587.33
3-Day $4,327 $360.58
2-Day $2,792 $232.67

Explorers (4 years by August 31):

Program Annual Tuition 12 Payments
5-Day $1,561 added to annual tuition $130.09 added to monthly payments
3-Day $1,040 added to annual tuition $86.67 added to monthly payments

Elementary:

Program Annual Tuition 12 Payments
5-Day $8,670 $720.00

  • Multi-Child Discount! – For the 2021-2022 school year, we will offer a $200.00 discount for two children, a $300.00 discount for 3 children and a $400.00 discount for four children. The amount will be taken off the TOTAL tuition. We are committed to helping SMS be affordable for all of our families.
  • Lunch Bunch – Noon to 1 p.m. The fee is $8 per day, billed monthly. Lunches are brought from home.
  • Administrative Fee – Non-fundable $175 fee for new students only, including siblings of current students.

There are three ways to deliver your tuition check:

Mail to:
Salem Montessori School
529 South Church Street
Winston-Salem, NC 27101

Hand deliver:
If delivering your tuition check in person, please place your check in the appropriate secured box near your child’s classroom.

Automatic bank payment:
Many families find it convenient to set up an automatic draft of their monthly tuition payment with their bank. This is highly recommended, to avoid late fees.