Investing in a JCDS Education

We are grateful for your interest in Jacksonville Country Day School and are pleased that you are considering the investment of an independent school education for your child. Our families find great value in a JCDS experience. Our small class sizes, challenging curriculum, dedicated teachers and breadth of opportunities prepare students of exemplary character for academic success in the future. See our Portrait of a Graduate.
Other Expenses:
$200 Enrollment fee (one time for new students)
School Uniforms (required for all grades, Lands End is our favored provider)
Physical Education Uniforms (6th grade only)

Optional Expenses:
Lunch Program
Extended Care and Enrichment Activities
6th Grade trips to Marine Lab and Camp Montgomery

Tuition Refund Insurance:
Optional - 2.7% of tuition

529 Savings Plans:
The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017 expanded the use of 529 college savings accounts to include K-12 private schools. Please contact your tax professional to see how this may impact you.
Tuition payment options:
1. Payment in full (due with contract)

2. One-Third Plan: Three equal payments due April 1, August 1, and December 1.

3. Ten-Month Plan: Ten equal payments due monthly, April 1 though January 1.

Tuition Payment Plans:
A non-refundable deposit of 10% of the annual tuition, plus a $200 enrollment fee for new students, is due with the contract. The tuition deposit will be credited toward the first tuition payment. An invoice will be sent for future payments. All payments received after the 10th of each month are subject to late charges as stipulated in the Enrollment Contract.

2018-2019 Extended Day:
7:15 a.m. - 7:45 a.m.: $8.50 per day
1:30 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.: $178 monthly/$1,602 annually
1:30 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.: $267 monthly/$2,403 annually
3:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.: $232 monthly/$2,088 annually
Occasional Use: $8.50 per hour

JCDS offers a wide variety of Enrichment activities and classes. Click here for detailed information on enrichment.
Located In Jacksonville, FL, Jacksonville Country Day is a Private School for Grades Pre-K - 6. JCDS is dedicated to academic excellence, as well as developing character and healthy lifestyles.