Your child’s education = your BEST investment

Join over 300 other children who are growing in their faith, growing in bilingualism, and growing in critical thinking at Charleston Bilingual Academy – enroll now and see your child become a CBA Mighty Oak! 

In partnership with parents, CBA exists to inspire world changers through Christ-centered, intercultural, immersion-based education.

Non-Discrimination Policy: Charleston Bilingual Academy admits students of any race, color, and national or ethnic origin.

FEES

The following fees are due each school year. 

School Year Enrollment Fee

2024-2025 – $260/student

  • The enrollment fee is non-refundable and is due within 2 business days of acceptance.
  • Upon acceptance, new families will confirm enrollment by paying the enrollment fee (see below), signing the Parent-Student Handbook, and completing an enrollment packet in the FACTS Family Portal.
  • The CBA finance team will set up an account for enrolled families to receive invoices from Quickbooks.

Early Childhood Education Class Supply Fee

2024-2025 – $110/student (2yo-5K)
 
Elementary and Middle School Book & Technology Fee
2024-2025 – $160/student in Grades 1-8
 
  • The class supply fee (2yo-5K) and book & technology fee (grades 1-8) will appear on the first tuition invoice of the school year (July).
  • Class supply lists will be posted during the summer. These are items that families need to provide that are not covered by the annual fees.

 

 

TUITION 

Program costs are based on Annual Tuition. To help families, tuition payments are divided into 10 monthly installments, each due one month in advance.

  • Families will automatically receive the first tuition payment invoice from Quickbooks on July 1 (for August) and the last/tenth invoice on April 1 (for May).
  • Tuition is due no later than the first day of each month, beginning in July.
  • Tuition payments are not refundable.
 

PAYMENTS

Upon enrollment, CBA families are registered in Quickbooks and receive a monthly invoice emailed from Clapham Education Group/Quickbooks for annual tuition installments from July to April.  If your child participates in activities such as Lunch Bunch, Clubs, or Sports, those charges will appear on your invoice.  You can view the specific charges by opening the individual invoice.

 

1) From your email, click “Review and Pay.” image.png

2) Click  “Review and Pay.” on the next screen.  This will open the invoice PDF with the breakdown of charges. image.png

 

If you have any questions about your invoice, please email finance@charlestonbilingualacademy.org.

 
 
 
 
 
 

 

Spanish Immersion

Early Childhood Education Program

 
  • Ages: 2 years old through 5 years old

  • Placement is based on the student’s age as of September 1.

  • Hours: 8:30am-11:55am, with an optional Lunch Bunch from 11:55am-12:25pm 

  • CBA does not offer afternoon programs for preschoolers past 12:25pm.  Please contact the office about potential bilingual nanny opportunities.

 

2024-2025 SCHOOL YEAR 

CLASSES

2 years old on September 1

*Students in these classes are not expected to be potty-trained.

2024-2025 Tuition (10 monthly payments)

  • 2 days/week – $3,500 Annual Tuition – $350/month
  • 3 days/week – $4,370 Annual Tuition – $437/month
  • 4 days/week – $5,460 Annual Tuition – $546/month
  • 5 days/week – $6,300 Annual Tuition – $630/month

A traditional 2-day/week schedule is Tuesday/Thursday.  A traditional 3-day/week schedule is Monday/Wednesday/Friday.

OPTION: Lunch Bunch – Students stay an additional 30 minutes and eat their packed lunch with classmates.

TIME: 11:55am -12:25pm

**Pick-up time is no later than 12:30pm, per SC law.** 

COST: $8/day OR monthly subscription rate

  • 1 day/week  –  $24/month
  • 2 days/week – $39/month
  • 3 days/week – $49/month
  • 4 days/week – $66/month
  • 5 days/week – $76/month

 

3 years old – 4 years old (Pre-K) on September 1

*Students in these classes must be potty-trained.

2024-25 Tuition (10 monthly payments)

  • 2 days/week – $3,300 Annual Tuition – $330/month (not recommended for 4K/Pre-K)
  • 3 days/week – $4,200 Annual Tuition – $420/month
  • 4 days/week – $5,250 Annual Tuition – $525/month
  • 5 days/week – $6,050 Annual Tuition – $605/month

A traditional 2-day/week schedule is Tuesday/Thursday.  A traditional 3-day/week schedule is Monday/Wednesday/Friday.

OPTION: Lunch Bunch – Students stay an additional 30 minutes and eat their packed lunch with classmates.

TIME: 11:55am -12:25pm

**Pick-up time is no later than 12:30pm, per SC law.**

COST: $8/day OR monthly subscription rate

  • 1 day/week  –  $24/month
  • 2 days/week – $39/month
  • 3 days/week – $49/month
  • 4 days/week – $66/month
  • 5 days/week – $76/month

Kindergarten – 5 years old on September 1 

Monday through Friday, 8:15am-12:45pm

2024-2025 SCHOOL YEAR

  • 5 days/week – $6,200 Annual Tuition – $620/month


CBA also offers an OPTIONAL language immersion Kindergarten Afterschool program from

12:45-3:15pm!  Click here for details for the 2023-2024 school year. 
We will announce registration for the 2024-2025 school year in the spring/early summer
! 

 

 

Language Immersion Elementary and Middle School

  • Spanish and English Immersion is available for Grades 1-8.
  • Mandarin and Spanish Immersion is available for Grades 4-5.
  • Spanish and Mandarin Immersion – Wraps Language Arts and Mathematics into Science and Social Studies-rich projects according to Common Core standards
  • English Immersion – Wraps Language Arts into Science and Social studies-rich projects according to Common Core standards
  • CBA offers afterschool activities for students ages 3 through middle school. For more information, please visit the extracurricular activities page.

2024-2025 SCHOOL YEAR

  • Monday through Friday, 8:15am-3:15pm
  • ELEM Grades 1-4: $8,270 Annual Tuition – $827/month
  • MS Grades 5-8: $8,500 Annual Tuition – $850/month

 

Half-day Spanish immersion is available for homeschoolers in Grades 1-8 on a limited basis; please contact the office for schedule and details.

  • 5 days a week – $6,200 annual tuition – $620/month