Tuition and Fees: Academic Year 2019-2020


Initial Deposit*


(due in June for upcoming year)

Total Tuition

(total = initial deposit + balance due in June)

One-Time New Student Fee**

Junior Kindergarten  $2,000  $18,860 $20,860 $1,000 
Senior Kindergarten - 5th Grade $2,000 $23,930 $25,930 $1,000
6th Grade - 8th Grade $2,000 $29,500 $31,500 $1,500 
9th Grade - 11th Grade  $2,000  $31,440 $33,440 $2,500 
12th Grade $2,000 $31,740    $33,740*** $2,500

* Returning Students
 make an initial deposit in January or early February that applies to the upcoming school year's tuition.
** New Students pay a "One-Time New Student Fee" in March, in addition to paying the initial deposit that applies to the upcoming year's tuition.
*** Seniors Only pay $300 for a Student Activities Fee.

Tuition Includes

  • Lunch (Junior Kindergarten - Grade 12)
  • Camp charges (Grade 6 - 7)
  • Yearbooks (Junior Kindergarten - Grade 12)
  • Parents Association dues

Fees and Charges

Additional expenses may be incurred during the school year. The following is a list of estimated expenses that parents should budget for their child. Please note that this list is not a complete list of all fees or additional expenses.

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  • Junior Kindergarten - Grade 5

    All required learning materials: provided by the school.
    School Uniforms: approximately $400 per child

  • Grades 6 - 8

    • Books: $400-$500/per child
    • Physical Education Uniform: $35 per child
    • School Uniforms: approximately $500 per child
    • 8th Grade Discovery Week: Varies
  • Grades 9 - 12

    • Books: $350-$500/per child
    • Physical Education Uniform: $35 per child
    • School Uniforms: approximately $500 per child
    • Interim Week Activities: Varies
    • Senior and Graduation Activities: Varies

Miscellaneous Fees

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Financial Assistance
To learn more about financial assistance at Francis Parker School, visit our Financial Assistance page.

Admissions Dates and Deadlines
For admissions due dates, see the Admissions Calendar.
Francis Parker School is a private, independent, coeducational, college preparatory day school for students in Junior Kindergarten through Grade 12 from across San Diego County. Founded in 1912, the Lower School is located on the Mission Hills Campus with the Upper and Middle Schools on the Linda Vista Campus. Parker's mission is to inspire a diverse community of independent thinkers whose academic excellence, global perspective and strength of character prepare them to make a meaningful difference in the world.

Mission Hills Campus Lower School

4201 Randolph Street
San Diego, CA 92103

Linda Vista Campus Middle/Upper School

6501 Linda Vista Road
San Diego, CA 92111
858 / 569-7900