Tuition Fees

2018-19 School Fees

DATE OF BIRTH
YEAR GROUP TUITION FEE IN USD TUITION FEE IN VND
1ST SEPTEMBER 2015- 31ST AUGUST 2016 Pre-School USD 6,945 VND 157,998750
1ST SEPTEMBER 2014- 31ST AUGUST 2015 Nursery USD 9,385 VND 213,508,750
1ST SEPTEMBER 2013- 31ST AUGUST 2014 Reception USD 9,385 VND 213,508,750
1ST SEPTEMBER 2012- 31ST AUGUST 2013 Year 1 USD 13,150 VND 299,162,500
1ST SEPTEMBER 2011- 31ST AUGUST 2012  Year 2 USD 13,150 VND 299,162,500
1ST SEPTEMBER 2010- 31ST AUGUST 2011  Year 3 USD 13,150 VND 299,162,500
1ST SEPTEMBER 2009- 31ST AUGUST 2010 Year 4 USD 13,150 VND 299,162,500
1ST SEPTEMBER 2008- 31ST AUGUST 2009 Year 5 USD 13,230 VND 299,162,500
1ST SEPTEMBER 2007- 31ST AUGUST 2008 Year 6 USD 13,230 VND 300,982,500
1ST SEPTEMBER 2006- 31ST AUGUST 2007 Year 7 USD 13,230 VND 300,982,500

 

Tuition Fees are inclusive of the following:

  • Stationery
  • 3 sets of school uniform, hat and bag
  • Morning & afternoon drinks and snacks
  • Curriculum-related day trips
  • Limited SEN support
  • Christmas & Summer show tickets (2 adults and 1 child per show)
  • Costumes
  • External Examinations
  • Accident & Emergency Insurance

LATE ENROLMENT:

The school accepts new enrolments throughout the year, depending on availability. For a student enrolling at Saigon Star International School after the beginning of the academic year, fees are charged on a pro-rata basis, depending on the number of remaining weeks in the school year.

SIBLING DISCOUNT:

We are updating our Sibling Discount Policy.

LOYALTY DISCOUNT

We are updating our Loyalty Discount Policy.

ENROLMENT FEE

When the offer of a place is accepted, a non-refundable fee of USD 1,000 per child is payable within two weeks. This fee is paid only once during the life of a student at Saigon Star. Sibling discount applies.

LUNCH FEE (food provided by Good Eats Healthy Kitchen)

  • $1,250 per year (approx. ₫28,500,000)

OPTIONAL BUS FEE (x 10 months)

  • District 2 = $125 per month or ₫2,843,750 per month
  • All other districts =₫3,412,500 per month

*A 50% discount applies to the second and third child.

EAL SUPPLEMENT:

For those in need of additional support/intervention, a small supplement fee will be charged. The intensity and duration of additional EAL classes will be determined by termly placement tests.

Standard = $200 per term (approx two lessons per week)

Intensive = $300 per term (approx three lessons per week)

STANDARD PAYMENT SCHEDULE

  •  1st April = 20% deposit
  • 1st August = 40% instalment
  • 1st December = 40% instalment

EARLY WITHDRAWAL:

Parents must send Notice of Withdrawal at least 60 days prior, in order to obtain a refund.

Saigon Star will retain the remainder of the term’s tuition fee, plus a 10% early withdrawal charge. The remainder will be refunded, as listed below.

WITHDRAWAL DATE REFUND AMOUNT
ANYTIME IN TERM 1 65% of Annual Tuition Fee
ANYTIME IN TERM 2 40% of Annual Tuition Fee
ANYTIME IN TERM 3 15% of Annual Tuition Fee
ANYTIME IN TERM 4 0% of Annual Tuition Fee

LATE PAYMENT

If payment is not made within two weeks of the due date, the school reserves the right to pass the offer of a place onto the next family on the waiting list.

Policy updated: 9th August, 2018.