FFS Tuition 2016-2017

Frankford Friends School has the lowest tuition of any Quaker school in the Delaware Valley.

Pre-Kindergarten through Grade 6 $8,775.00
Grade 7 $8,900.00
Grade 8 $8,990.00

Tuition and Financial AidSibling Discounts

When a family sends more than two children to FFS in one year, the third child is charged three-fourths of the tuition, and the fourth child is charged one-half of the tuition.

Deposits and Payment

A deposit of $800.00 is required of all students accepted for admission or re-enrollment. Payments in full are due directly to the school no later than June 30th. All other payment plans are managed by Higher Education Services, Inc. (HES).  All deposits and tuition payments are non-refundable.

You can learn more about HES on their website, www.highereducationservices.org, or by calling (800) 422-0010.

Financial Aid

Financial aid awards are made in the spring for the upcoming academic year. The deadline for application is February 23rd. Awards are based on demonstrated financial need.

For more information on applying to FFS for financial aid, please see our Financial Aid page in the Parents section.

The school does not award financial aid to students in their first year at FFS. Families may apply for aid in the spring of their child’s first year to be awarded in the second year.

Important: Families seeking financial aid are encouraged to apply to Children’s Scholarship Fund Philadelphia as well. Children’s Scholarship Fund Philadelphia provides 4-year, K-8th grade scholarships to children from low-income Philadelphia families. All scholarships are partial and need-based. Children’s Scholarship Fund Philadelphia applications are usually accepted from mid-November through March 1 of each year. To apply to Children’s Scholarship Fund Philadelphia, click this icon: