Highlands School Tuition & Fees

An education at The Highlands School is an important investment in your child's future.  The Highlands School is a school where students learn the skills and strategies needed to become successful, independent, confident learners. You will have the opportunity to discuss financial planning matters as they pertain to The Highlands School with Admissions prior to enrolling.

Application / Screening Evaluation Fee - $75 non-refundable


Every applicant will be evaluated in phonological processing, decoding, fluency, spelling, comprehension, written language, and math computation.


We present a summary of test results on the date of testing.

Tuition for 2020-2021

GRADES 1-8 - $28,500

GRADES 9-12 - $28,500


ENROLLMENT DEPOSIT non-refundable after April 1st - $1,500

The enrollment deposit is due with the Tuition and Enrollment Agreement and will be applied toward the annual tuition. The last date for withdrawal without forfeiting the full year's tuition is July 1st.

Additional fees:

  • Field trips - parents are asked to cover the cost of field trips throughout the year.

  • After School Homework Program and After School Activities are optional and billed monthly as selected.

  • Bus Transportation as needed from the following stops: Meadowood Regional Park, Cromwell Bridge Road Park & Ride, and White Marsh Mall (rear mall parking lot across from Burger King).

Payment Options


Receive a 5% discount on full tuition payment to school before April 13th. 



Through FACTS Tuition Management Company, families may elect an interest-free installment program for payment of the balance due after enrollment with 40% due by the beginning of July, 30% due by the beginning of October and the final 30% by the beginning of December.


OPTION 3 - 8, 9, or 10-MONTH PLAN

Through the FACTS Tuition Management Company, the ten-month plan begins the beginning of July. The nine-month plan begins the beginning of August. The eight-month plan begins the beginning of September.


Contact Us

2409 Creswell Road

Bel Air, MD 21015

PH: 410.836.1415

FAX: 443.412.1098

The Highlands School admits students of any race, color, national and ethnic origin to all the rights, privileges, programs, and activities generally accorded or made available to students at the school. It does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national and ethnic origin in administration of its admission policies, educational policies, scholarships and loan programs, and athletic or other school administered programs.