Philadelphia Private School - Dubai | An American Curriculum School

TUITION FEES for AY 2015-2016 (Approved by KHDA*)

Class Tuition Fees Payment Schedule Total Tuition Fees (AED)
1st Payment
#
2nd Payment
1st December
3rd Payment
1st March
KG I 5,905 5,905 5,904 17,714
KG II 5,905 5,905 5,904 17,714
Gr. 1 6,673 6,673 6,674 20,020
Gr. 2 6,673 6,673 6,674 20,020
Gr. 3 7,381 7,381 7,382 22,144
Gr. 4 7,381 7,381 7,382 22,144
Gr. 5 7,381 7,381 7,382 22,144
Gr. 6 7,381 7,381 7,382 22,144
Gr. 7 8,190 8,190 8,189 24,569
Gr. 8 8,190 8,190 8,189 24,569
Gr. 9 10,111 10,111 10,111 30,333
Gr.10 10,111 10,111 10,111 30,333
Gr.11 10,111 10,111 10,111 30,333
Gr.12 10,111 10,111 10,111 30,333

# In case of new students, the first installment of tuition fees has to be paid in cash/CDC at the time of registration. For the returning students, the first installment may also be paid as PDC dated August 25, 2016.

- The fees for the entire year must be settled in cash/CDC and PDC at the time of registration.

* Tuition fees include the use of textbooks for the balance of the school year (textbooks must be returned in good condition to school during exam days at the end of the academic year).


Other Fees

Assessment

o PPS charges AED 350 in assessment fees from every new student applicant. This fee is non-refundable.


Registration

  • A non-refundable amount of AED 1,500 is charged upon re-registering every old student and registration of every new student (This amount is deductable from the tuition fees).
  • o New students will pay 30% of total fees to confirm registration at PPS. This amount is deducted from the tuition fees of the academic year in which admission is sought and is refundable only if the family provides proof of leaving the UAE or changing to a school in another Emirate.
  • Bus transport registration is confirmed through paying 10% from total transportation fees due for the year. This amount is refundable only if the transportation is cancelled before August 25th.
  • Late re-registration:
  • Late re-registration: students who miss out on re-registration dates will only be re-admitted in case of seat availability in their classes and will have to pay an additional AED 350 in processing fees.
  • In case of failing to settle the financial obligations for the current year by the due date, the re-registration of a student will be disregarded for the next academic year.

Consumable workbooks/ E‐books License, Laptop Usage & Stationery Fees:
  • Consumable workbooks & Stationery fees is AED 1,806 for KG 1 & KG 2 and AED 1,275 for Grade 1 to Grade 12.
  • Standardized Test registration (Grade 3 to Grade 10): the fees for the standardized test are AED 129 per student.
  • SAT+TOEFEL (Grade 11 and 12): the fees will be according to international institutes rates for the year 2016-2017.
  • Digital license fees for all subjects (English, Math, and Science) are AED 690 per student (Grade K2 to Grade 12).
  • Laptop use/rental will be AED 532 per student (K2 to G5).
  • Students from Grades 6 to 12 will be required to bring in their own laptops.
School Uniform:
Learner's Art Work

The total amount of AED: 876/- is charged for the school uniform set which includes the following items:

  • 1 pc. Trouser/Short
  • 2 pcs. Shirt
  • 1 pc. PE Short
  • 1 pc. PE Shirt (White)
  • 1 pc. Jogging Suit
  • 1 pc. Jacket
  • 1 pc. Pill Troll Sweater
  • 1 pc. PE Bag (Gr 4 to Gr 12)


Transportation:

Transportation fees are:


Area Fees (Two-way) AED Fees (One-way) AED
Al Qusais Area 4,600.00 2,750.00
Dubai and Sharjah Area 7,750.00 4,650.00
Ajman and Al Barsha (and far areas in Dubai) 9,200.00 5,500.00

Notes:

  • Bus service back from school will only be available at 2:35pm and will not be available at 12:45pm.


(KG1 - KG2 / Gr12)Additional Fees:
  • Healthy Snacks: A sandwich and a healthy drink (milk or fruit juice) will be served at 9:30 am. The cost will be AED: 1,445.00 per child from Sept 2016 to May 2017.
  • PPS provides day care service for KG1-KG2 children whose parents are not able to take them home at the end of the day (12:45pm). The cost of this service from 12:45pm until 2:35pm will be AED 620 per month.
  • Gr 12 Graduation ceremony fees: AED 361

Clubs and Activities:
  • An amount of AED 1250 is charged per club per term (two sessions per weeks).
  • Fees may vary for some clubs with special requirements.
  • A detailed letter will be sent to parents two weeks before activities start.

Subject Specific Remedial Courses :
  • Subject-Specific remedial courses in all classes (for children with no or little English-ESL-and underachievers in mathematics) will cost AED 10,622 per subject/year in addition to the regular tuition fees.

Sibling Discount:
PPS Learner's artwork
  • A 10% discount on the first child’s tuition fees is provided to families with two children at PPS
  • A 15% discount on the first child’s tuition fees and a 10% discount on the second child’s tuition fees is given to families with three children at PPS.
  • A 15% discount on the first and second child’s tuition fees and 10% on the third child’s tuition fees is given to families with four children at PPS.

Refund Policy (as per the KHDA School Fees Framework)

If student leaves school for any reason, the fees will be collected as follows:

  • Parents will pay school fees for one full month if learner attends school for two weeks or less.
  • Parents will pay school fees for two full months if learner attends school for more than two weeks and less than one month.
  • Parents will pay school fees for three months if learner attends school for more than one month.
  • School books and uniforms will not be refunded but transportation fees will follow the same regulations as tuition fees. The value of the fee per month is calculated by dividing the total tuition fee by 10.