Join Us For Our January 27th Open House

We cordially invite your family to get a first-hand glimpse of all the amazing opportunities available for students in Pre-K through 12th grade. At Calvary Day School we are committed to our community, and our open houses are the perfect chance to see what today’s learners are doing to become tomorrow’s leaders.
Additional Information

2018-2019 Tuition and Fees

TuitionYearlyMonthly (12)
Pre-Kindergarten (Calvary ELC Graduate) $6,700.00 $558.33/month
Pre-Kindergarten $7,100.00 $591.67/month
Kindergarten $7,900.00 $658.33/month
Grades 1 - 5 $8,500.00 $708.33/month
Grades 6 - 8 $9,100.00 $758.33/month
Grades 9 - 12 $9,300.00 $775.00/month

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    (per student, non-refundable & due by February 28, 2018)
    Pre-K & Kindergarten$200.00
    Grades 1-12$500.00
    No family pays more than two registration fees.

    Testing Fee (new students only, due at application)$100.00
    Technology Fee (per student) 
    • Pre-K and Kindergarten$80.00
    • Grades 1-5$150.00
    • Grades 6-12$180.00
    Facility Usage Fee (per student)$200.00 (no family pays more than two fees)
    If your family pays the “Registration Fee” by February 28, 2018, you will receive a $150/student discount (maximum of two). All “Additional Costs” will be added to monthly tuition.

    Hometown Heroes (Active Military, Police, Fire, EMT)$500.00(1st child only)
    Calvary Alumni$500.00(1st child only)
    Active Calvary Baptist Temple Members$500.00(1st child only)
    Third and all subsequent enrolled children$1,100.00 
    Calvary New Student Referral Program$100.00(Some restrictions apply)

    Discounts will not be awarded if receiving Financial Aid in excess of the discount amount.

    After/Before School Program: - $25 supply fee/registration per child.
    • $10/afternoon 2:45-6 pm
    • $20/half day 12-6 pm
    • $30/Holiday 7 am-6 pm
    • $3/day for before school care 6:30-7:45 am
    Bus transportation (assessed per semester, non-refundable)
    • $500/semester for 1st child; $400/semester for 2nd & 3rd; no charge for additional children
    Calvary Enrichment Center (Tutorial Services)
    • $1,100.00/semester

    2018-2019 Lunch Provided by Valley Foods:
    9th - 12th Grades = $5.25
    6th - 8th Grades = $5.00
    4th - 5th Grades = $4.25

    Visit our Dining Services page for more information.

    NOTE: All Calvary families are required to create a SMART Tuition account.
    Returning families’ SMART accounts will automatically rollover from the 2017-18 school year. A $50 SMART enrollment fee will be added to registration/re-registration fees for this service. Applicable transaction fees will be added to any payment made by a credit or debit card.
    Full Payment - Automatic withdrawal August 1st (2% pre-payment tuition discount and waiver of the $50 SMART applies).
    Monthly Payment Plans (Automatic withdrawal through SMART Tuition):
    10 Installments paid through SMART Tuition automated bank draft (ACH) on the 16th of each month, July to April
    12 Installments paid through SMART Tuition automated bank draft (ACH) on the 16th of each month, June to May

Financial Aid

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  • Smart Aid

    The mission of Calvary Day School’s Financial Aid Program is to ensure qualified students have the opportunity to attend school without regard to financial circumstances. To assist in this, we have contracted with SMART Aid, an online financial aid application provider. The application can be located at www.smartaidforparents.com.   

    In regard to the application process, please note the following:
    • Application for financial aid must be completed on a yearly basis.
    • Online application must be completed no later than March 31. Because of the limited funds available, applications that have not been received by March 31 may not be considered for the upcoming school year.
    • To have your online application considered, you must complete all questions and mail all income information requested.
    • Apply online at www.smartaidforparents.com. Calvary Day School site ID #13441.
    • Processing Fee $35.00.
    • Completed applications will be reviewed in order of receipt. We will NOT review incomplete applications.
    • Notifications of aid will be mailed by May 1.
    • When you receive your award notification you will have 2 weeks to accept or decline.
    • The Goal Scholarship Financial Aid must also be applied for through SMART Aid. The State of Georgia will not accept an application without your most recent Tax Return.
    • Copies of your most recent tax return must be sent to SMART Aid. If parents are divorced, separated or not married, then each parent must submit an individual application. All awards are provisional upon review of your tax returns. The deadline for submitting tax returns is April 30.
    • Please view the Instructional Parental Application Video to help assist you in this process by clicking the link:  http://smartaidforparents.s3.amazonaws.com/story.html.

    You may explain in a letter your financial need and any facts you feel are relevant. If any of the following apply it is recommended that you address these issues:
    • List the amount of tuition or fees for which you are obligated to pay for children that do not attend Calvary (day care, college, other private schools, etc.).
    • If only one spouse is working, state the reason that the spouse is not employed.
    • If divorced and not receiving child support, state the reason for not receiving child support.

    If you have questions, please call the finance office at 912-351-2288.You will be notified should you be awarded financial aid and the amount awarded after all forms are received and your file reviewed. The letters of approval will be sent by May 1st.
  • GOAL Scholarship

    In 2008, Georgia’s elected officials had the remarkable vision to pass the Education Expense Credit law to provide families in our state with access to better educational opportunities for their children. Their legislative leadership resulted in what has been described as the nation’s best education expense credit law. Since inception, the Georgia GOAL Scholarship Program has been leading the way in implementing this important legislation through our ethical, transparent and proven approach.

    To learn more about GOAL you can visit www.goalscholarship.org. To apply for GOAL go to www.smartaidforparents.com.
  • Arete Scholars

    Arete Scholars exists to help economically disadvantaged children reach their highest potential through educational opportunity. Through private contributions from corporate and philanthropic partners, Arete awards need-based K-12 scholarships and empowers parents to place their children in schools that best suit their unique gifts and learning needs.

    Arete currently operates in Georgia under the state's Tuition Tax Credit Scholarship Program and in Louisiana under the Tuition Donation Rebate Program. Scholarship eligibility is based on the income guidelines for the federal free and reduced lunch program (FRL), and award amounts range from $2,500 to $5,000 per year. Recipients are required to requalify each year.

  • AAA Scholarship Foundation

    Our donors are companies and individuals who care about their community and desire the opportunity to partner with AAA Scholarship Foundation for low-income families in an effort to create a brighter future for all of our children.

    Each state has individual guidelines determined by the laws of that state and the accountability guidelines of the AAA Scholarship Foundation. Please choose your state to view details on participation. Please contact our office at 888-707-2465 for additional assistance in donating today!

Calvary Day School accepts students of any race, color, and national or ethnic origin.
Accredited by GAC and SACS AdvancED • Member of GHSA

Contact Us

Main Admissions Office
(912) 351-0700

Upper School Admissions
(912) 644-5055

Lower School Admissions
(912) 644-5054

Tuition Specialist
(912) 644-5098


Calvary Day School

Calvary Day School offers a Christ-centered educational experience for grades Pre-K – 12 through the development of the total student- spiritually, academically, socially, and physically. We provide the best, most affordable private education in Savannah, Georgia.