Tuition and Financial Aid

tuitionTuition for 2023-2024:  $33,495
Activity Fee:  $1,500
 
We value a student body that is economically, socially, and racially diverse, and Beacon Academy is committed to using its financial resources to help achieve this goal. The school awards a limited amount of need-based financial assistance each year to accepted students whose families demonstrate financial need.
 
Every student will be charged a $1,500 activity fee. This fee will cover:  All registration fees for clubs and athletics and after school activities.  Any Financial aid received will support both tuition and activity fee. 
 
Does not include Outdoor Club, Model UN, I-Term Activity Fees or I-Term Travel.
 
HOW TO APPLY FOR FINANCIAL AID

Financial aid applications for the 2023-24 school year will be available here starting September 15.
      • Returning families and sibling applicants should apply by January 13, 2023.
      • FA applications for new family applicants are due February 3, 2023.
In addition to the Financial Assistance application, Beacon Academy requires a copy of the IRS Federal Income Tax Return and copies of all current year W-2 Wage and Tax Statements. For more information, please refer to How to Apply for Financial Aid (right sidebar). Please contact Willow Walker, Director of Admissions & Financial Aid, with questions.
 
Illinois Tax Credit Scholarship - Empower Illinois:
Beacon Academy partners with Empower Illinois which is a part of the Illinois Tax Credit Scholarship through the Invest in Kids Act. We encourage all families who apply for Financial Assistance through Beacon Academy to also apply for Empower Illinois. You can access this application HERE.
 
STRATEGIC PARTNERS

Beacon Academy is pleased to work in partnership with the following organizations, below, who provide academic and financial support to high achieving, under resourced students in the Chicagoland area. 
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