Tuition & Fees
RCS tuition covers academic services used by all students, including many fees commonly charged by other schools such as facilities, textbooks, lab fees, and technology fees (including iPads for 9-12th grade). Additional fees may be incurred for services such as athletics, fine arts, field trips, and social events. To request more information about RCS, click here
2019-20 Tuition Rates1
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Academic Assistance Program
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1 All plans will be charged to the nearest cent.
2 The Annual Plan includes a 2% discount if paid in full by June.
3 Semester Plan payments are due in June and November.
4 The first Monthly Plan payment is due in June; final payment is due in May. For families enrolling after June, monthly payments will be spread out from the time of enrollment through May, possibly resulting in higher monthly payments.
Once enrolled, RCS families are guaranteed class placement from year to year until they "opt out." For more information about our Continuous Enrollment Process, click here.
RCS has adopted a continuous enrollment system where students are continually enrolled from their initial admission until they graduate. Continuous Enrollment Payments (CEPs) are non-refundable. The deadline to opt-out of continuous enrollment for the 2020-21 school year is February 1, 2020.
Continuous Enrollment Payment
Per Student/Family Maximum $180/$375
Payment will be split over three due dates: February 22nd, March 15th, and April 5th.
If a family opts-out for the 2020-21 school year, then decides to re-enroll after February 1st, the CEP will increase by $50 per family.
Opt-out schedule for 2020-21:
February 5th-Last Day of School $100 per student
After Last Day-June 30th 1⁄12 Annual Tuition Due
July 1st-31st 2⁄12 Annual Tuition Due
August 1st-Day Before School 3⁄12 Annual Tuition Due
Tuition and fees cover basic educational costs, such as salaries, administrative costs, building and equipment maintenance, utilities, classroom expenses and transportation. Parents are encouraged to give toward the General Fund, the Memorial Fund, the Tuition Aid Fund, the New Equipment Fund, and the Building Fund. Contributions to Redwood Christian Schools are tax-deductible and, with the exception of Jog-a-thon gifts, will be receipted.
Eagles Club is an additional service offered to RCS families. Click here for more information
RCS offers morning and afternoon transportation from Castro Valley to the Middle School and High School campus in San Lorenzo. Click here for more information
Redwood Christian Schools offers limited tuition assistance to families who meet certain economic criteria. For information and/or an application, please see our tuition grant section. We continue to praise God for the faithfulness of His people–for their collective support and sacrifice. We are committed to continue providing excellent Christ-centered education which will impact the boys and girls in our classrooms for the rest of their lives.