Your child’s education is your BEST investment

Join over 200 other children who are growing in their faith, in bilingualism, in biliteracy, and in critical thinking!

 

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

Each year, all families pay a one-time, non-refundable registration fee and class supply fee for each student.

2022-2023 School Year Registration Fee: $225 per student

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

2022-2023 Class Supply Fee:

  • Preschool students: $90
  • Elementary and Intermediate School students: $100
  • The class supply fee will appear on the first tuition invoice of the school year (July).

 

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.

 

Spanish Immersion

Early Childhood Education Program

 
  • Ages: 20 months old through 4 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

 

CLASSES

20 months – 2.75 years old on September 1

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

2022-23 Tuition (10 monthly payments)

  • 2 days/week – $3,200 Annual Tuition – $320/month
  • 3 days/week – $4,020 Annual Tuition – $402/month
  • 5 days/week – $5,770 Annual Tuition – $577/month

A traditional 2-day/week schedule is Tuesday/Thursday.

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

OPTION: Lunch Bunch

TIME: 11:55am -12:25pm

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

COST: $6/day OR subscription rate

  • 2 days/week – $35/month
  • 3 days/week – $45/month
  • 4 days/week – $60/month
  • 5 days/week – $70/month

 

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

*Students in these classes must be potty-trained.

2022-23 Tuition (10 monthly payments)

  • 2 days/week – $3,040 Annual Tuition – $304/month
  • 3 days/week – $3,870 Annual Tuition – $387/month
  • 5 days/week – $5,560 Annual Tuition – $556/month

A traditional 2-day/week schedule is Tuesday/Thursday.

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

OPTION: Lunch Bunch

TIME: 11:55am -12:25pm

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

COST: $6/day OR subscription rate

  • 2 days/week – $35/month
  • 3 days/week – $45/month
  • 4 days/week – $60/month
  • 5 days/week – $70/month

CBA does not offer afternoon programs for preschoolers; please contact the office about potential bilingual nannying opportunities.

 

 

Spanish Immersion Kindergarten (5 years old on September 1 )

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

2022-2023 SCHOOL YEAR

  • 5 days/week – $5,720 Annual Tuition – $572/month

CBA also offers and OPTIONAL language immersion aftercare program from 12:45-3:15pm!  Click here for details.

 

 

Spanish & Mandarin Immersion Elementary and Intermediate School

  • Spanish and English Immersion is available for Grades 1-6.
  • Mandarin and Spanish Immersion is available for Grades 2-3.
  • Spanish and Mandarin Immersion – Language Arts and Mathematics wrapped 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.

 

2022-2023 SCHOOL YEAR

  • Monday through Friday, 8:15am-3:15pm
  • 5 days a week – $7,680 Annual Tuition – $768/month

 

Half-day Spanish immersion is available for homeschoolers in Grades 1-6 on a limited basis; please contact the office for schedule and details.

  • 5 days a week – $5,730 annual tuition – $573/month