2019/2020 Tuition


Inspired Explorations Learning Community (IELC) offers both Full-time and Part-time enrolment. By enrolling at IELC you are engaging in a whole family learning experience.

Annual Tuition:

  • Full-time Grade 1 through Grade 3: $6,000.00

  • Part-time Senior Kindergarten (5 years old): $5,500.00

    • Monday, Wednesday, Friday - Full Day

  • Part-time Junior Kindergarten (4 years old): $4,500.00

    • Tuesday, Thursday - Full Day

  • Full-time Kindergarten (5 years old) is available on a limited basis please inquire for details and tuition costs

  • Fees:

  • $200 for school supplies

This fee covers school supplies such as paper, pencils, glue etc., art and cooking supplies.

Payment Options:

A non-refundable deposit of $200 is due with the signing of the enrolment agreement. This will be applied to the school supply Fee at the start of the school year.

Preferred method of payment is by Pre-Authorized Debit.  Cheques and E-transfers will also be accepted. 

  • 10% of tuition due on August 1st which will be applied to the final month tuition fees (June).

  • Tuition may be paid bi-weekly, semi-monthly, monthly, or in full beginning in September.

Cash and credit card payments are not accepted for tuition fees.

School Hours

Classes are in session from 9:00am-3:30pm. Classes begin promptly at 9:00am. Morning drop off is from 8:45am to 9:00am as we value offering our learners some unstructured play before our morning intention circle. Classes end at 3:30pm. Pick up is from 3:30pm to 3:45pm.

Before and After Care

Learners may be dropped off fifteen (15) minutes before and picked up fifteen (15) minutes after the regular school day at no additional charge. Any students dropped off before 8:45am or picked up after 3:45pm automatically will be charged for Before & After Care.

Tuition Covers

  • Materials

  • Daily experiential learning and project materials

  • Daily physical education and outdoor education materials

  • Awareness through the Body curriculum and materials

  • SongWorks Curriculum

  • Low learner-to-educator ratio

  • Individualized curriculum for every learner

  • Daily interpersonal and intrapersonal curriculum – we teach relationship to self and others

  • Full art curriculum

  • Inspired Families Program

  • Parent Volunteer training Workshop

Tuition Does Not Cover

  • Before and After Care

  • Field Trip costs

  • School Pictures

Mid-Year Entry Tuition

Tuition and fees for the balance of the year will be set by Inspired Explorations Learning Community. The remaining tuition and fees owed will be divided into a number of payments equal to the number of consecutive months from enrolment through June and paid monthly, unless full payment is made at the time of enrolment.

Late Payments

A 2% per day late fee will be charged on overdue accounts. Inspired Explorations Learning Community may deny a learner admittance to class if tuition and fees are unpaid. No learner portfolios and/or transcripts shall be released unless and until the learner’s account is current and paid in full.

Returned cheques

A $25.00 processing fee will be assessed for a returned or NSF payments. Subsequent returned or NSF payments will be charged a $50.00 processing fee.

No Refunds

To ensure financial stability at Inspired Explorations Learning Community school locations, no refunds on tuition or fees paid will be issued. No refunds on tuition or fees paid will be issued. Tuition and fees shall be specific to the enrolled learner for the academic year. No amounts due for one learner may be applied to a separate year or to the tuition or fees due for another learner. Any past due tuition and fees may be subject to collections.