At St. Stanislaus Kostka School, we are committed to making Catholic education affordable for every family.
90% of our students receive financial aid through a variety of programs. Assistance programs include, but are not limited to:
- Indiana CHOICE — state voucher program that provides 50%-90% of tuition costs for eligible students. Eligibility is based on a variety of factors including household size and income. View details here.
- Diocese of Gary Tuition Assistance — this diocesan program provides tuition assistance for Catholic students. Eligibility is based on a variety of factors including household size and income. Applications are now available ONLINE ONLY. Paper applications will no longer be accepted. You can complete the Tuition Assistance Application here for any children entering grades K-12. Pre-school students are not eligible for tuition assistance.
- USDA Child Nutrition Program — provides free or reduced cost lunch to eligible students*; participating families may also be eligible for assistance with textbook costs.
- SCRIP Program — when you purchase/use gift cards from the school for your everyday spending, a portion of the card’s cost is applied directly to your monthly tuition statement. The program is open to all families, regardless of income. Details on participating stores, and the percentages that can be applied to tuition, are available here.
Please contact the school office for more information on these and other programs, including merit-based options: (219) 872-2258
2020 – 2021 Tuition & Fees
Kindergarten - Eighth Grade
The above fees cover Registration, Tuition, Textbooks, and Technology Access. Scroll up to see our extensive financial aid options. Students participating in the free/reduced lunch program may also be eligible for textbook assistance.
The above fees do not cover uniforms, individual field trips, Before & After care, lunches, missing/damaged books or iPads, sports, extra-curricular activities, and any incidental costs associated with school attendance.
School uniform costs will vary based on the number of items you prefer to have on hand; average cost is $ 200 per student.
*Early registration is $50 (maximum of $150 per family); After May 1, 2020 registration increases to $80 per child (maximum of $240 per family).
*In accordance with Federal civil rights law and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) civil rights regulations and policies, the USDA, its Agencies, offices, and employees, and institutions participating in or administering USDA programs are prohibited from discriminating based on race, color, national origin, sex, disability, age, or reprisal or retaliation for prior civil rights activity in any program or activity conducted or funded by USDA.
Persons with disabilities who require alternative means of communication for program information (e.g. Braille, large print, audiotape, American Sign Language, etc.), should contact the Agency (State or local) where they applied for benefits. Individuals who are deaf, hard of hearing or have speech disabilities may contact USDA through the Federal Relay Service at (800) 877-8339. Additionally, program information may be made available in languages other than English.
To file a program complaint of discrimination, complete the USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form, (AD-3027) found online at: http://www.ascr.usda.gov/complaint_filing_cust.html, and at any USDA office, or write a letter addressed to USDA and provide in the letter all of the information requested in the form. To request a copy of the complaint form, call (866) 632-9992. Submit your completed form or letter to USDA by:
U.S. Department of Agriculture
Office of the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights
1400 Independence Avenue, SW
Washington, D.C. 20250-9410
Fax: (202) 690-7442
This institution is an equal opportunity provider.