Schedule of Fees

Schedule of fees 2017

Fees are invoiced at the beginning of each term

The Early Learners and Preschool programs each include four terms per calendar year.

Early Learners’ Program
Sessions Two 2 hour sessions per week One 2 hour session per week
Term Fee $1,026 per term $513 per term
Annual Fees Kalker Membership: $27.50 (inclusive of GST)
Preschool Full Program
Sessions First Year
15 hours per week
Monday to Friday
9am to 12pm
Second Year
^15 funded hours + 5 hours extended day
Term Fee $2,163 $2,024
Preschool Afternoon Program
Sessions First Year
15 hours per week
Monday to Thursday
12.30pm to 4.15pm
Second Year
^15 funded hours per week
Term Fee $2,163 $1,301
Annual Fees Kalker Membership: $27.50 (inc GST)

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^ The State Government provides funding for 10 hours of preschool for children in the year before they commence Primary School.

^ The Commonwealth Government provides funding for 5 hours of preschool for children in the year before they commence Primary School.

5% Discount for Prepaid Fees

A discount of 5% on Term Fees is available if the total year’s fees are fully paid by 12 February 2016.

Annual Fees

Kalker Montessori Centre (KMC) Membership Fee – Term 1 only

It is a requirement that at least one parent becomes a member of the Kalker Montessori Centre Ltd. and remains a member while their child attends the Centre. The Membership Fee is non-refundable, is payable each calendar year or part thereof and is invoiced in Term 1, per family.

$27.50 (inc GST)

Registration Fees

A fee paid when a application for registration for a child is made, i.e. the child’s name is placed on the applicant list for a place in the preschool program, with the option of also being placed on the Early Learners’ applicant list. This fee is non-refundable and does not guarantee a place at the Centre. $55 (incl. GST)

Enrolment Application Fees

Paid When a Place is Offered

Please note that a Bond and Building Levy for Preschool or Early Learners is payable when an enrolment application is made i.e. when a place is offered by the Centre. Please refer to the Enrolments Policy Summary and Fees Policy Summary. The amounts for offers made in 2016 are:

Early Leaner
Bond $400
Building Levy 50
Preschool
Bond $1,942
Building Levy 200

“Education is a natural process carried out by the child and is not acquired by listening to words but by experiences in the environment.”