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Tuition and Financial Aid

tuitionTuition 2019-20: $27,900
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 aid each year to accepted students whose families demonstrate financial need.
Prospective families are invited to join us for a Financial Aid Information Session on Tuesday, December 3 from 9-9:30am at Beacon Academy. To register for this event, please click here to complete an inquiry form or here to create or access a Ravenna account. From Ravenna, select Beacon Academy and click "Register for Admissions Events."
*An additional fee of $1,000 will be assessed for students in the senior class. This fee covers costs associated with graduation, including cap and gown, yearbook, graduation events, and the senior class trip.


Tuition and FA How to apply for financial aid
  1. Click here for information about how to apply, checking the box that indicates you intend to apply for financial aid.
  2. After you have submitted your application to Beacon Academy, you will need to apply for financial assistance in FACTS, our need analysis provider. The 2020-21 financial aid application will be available beginning November 1, 2019. Click here for instructions about how to apply for financial assistance/clic aquí para información en Español.
  3. FACTS will notify you and Beacon Academy via email once your application for financial aid is complete.
Please note the following:
  • While the timing of your submission may precede the filing of your 2019 tax returns, all financial aid awards are ultimately contingent upon a final review of the most recent year.
  • If the applicant resides in multiple households, each parent requesting financial aid and responsible for any portion of tuition must submit an application and supporting documents in FACTS.
  • Families are required to reapply for financial aid on an annual basis, taking care to meet required deadlines.
  • All information will be kept confidential and independent of the admissions process.
  • For a list of FAQs about the financial aid process in FACTS, please click here.
Please contact Hilary Holder, Director of Admissions & Financial Aid, at 224.999.1177 with general questions about financial aid.
Key Dates
November 1, 2019
Financial aid application for 2020-21 available online at FACTS.
December 3, 2019
Financial Aid Information Session, 9-9:30am at Beacon Academy.
January 20, 2020
Deadline for returning families and sibling applicants to apply and upload supporting documents for financial aid in FACTS.
January 27, 2020
Financial aid awards for returning families and sibling admits released in FACTS.
January 31, 2020
Deadline for new families to apply and upload supporting documents for financial aid in FACTS.
February 7, 2020
Enrollment contracts, signed FA agreements, and deposits due for sibling admits.
March 6, 2020
Financial aid awards for new family admits released in FACTS.
March 16, 2020
Enrollment contracts, signed FA agreements, and deposits due for new family admits.