Admissions

Tuition & Financial Assistance

Choosing an independent school education for your child is a financial investment.

Woodland Presbyterian School offers a Christian, co-education to girls and boys ages 2 years through 8th grade. 

Woodland strives to admit students who are suited to learn in small classes with individualized learning provided by talented faculty. Woodland offers two specialized learning programs for gifted students and students who need more support. 

Tuition and fees for the 2023-2024 academic year are below. Woodland offers need-based financial assistance to approximately 30% of the student body. You may apply for financial aid through the Blackbaud Financial Aid Management portal.

Woodland Fee & School Supplies

The Woodland School Fee covers a variety of items for each grade. Please click the grades below and the "Read More" link  to review a list of what the fee covers per grade level.

The fee covers all school supplies however it it does not include the optional 7th and 8th grade spring trip.

For your convenience, the Woodland School Fee can be paid in one installment or across your payment plan.

Tuition and Fees 2024 - 2025

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  • Little Woodland (2 Year Olds)

    Deposit Due with ContractTuition Balance After Deposit
    3 Half Days (Mon/Wed/Fri)$500$5,060
    3 Full Days (Mon/Wed/Fri)$500$8,010
    5 Half Days$500$8,110
    5 Full Days$500$10,840

    Registration Fee**       $250
    Woodland School Fee (2024-25)       $400

    **For students new to Woodland due with returned contract

    Financial Aid is not available for Little Woodland (2-year-old) tuition. Students must be two by June 15.
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  • Pre-Kindergarten (3 Year Olds)

    Deposit Due with ContractTuition Balance After Deposit
    5 Half Days$500$8,760
    2 Full Days / 3 Half Days$500$10,320
    3 Full Days / 2 Half Days$500$11,560
    5 Full Days$500$13,850

    Registration Fee**       $250
    Woodland School Fee (2024-25)       $400

    **For students new to Woodland due with returned contract
    Read More
  • Junior Kindergarten (4 Year Olds)

    Deposit Due with ContractTuition Balance After Deposit
    Flex Full / Half Days$500$11,560
    5 Full Days$500$13,850

    Registration Fee**       $250
    Woodland School Fee (2024-25)       $400

    *JK ½ day flex option allows students to stay up to 3 full days at the above-stated price. A per diem rate of $60 will be applied for more than 3 full days in a one-week period.
    **For students new to Woodland due with returned contract
    Read More
  • Senior Kindergarten

    Deposit Due with ContractTuition Balance After Deposit
    $500$14,580

    Registration Fee**      $250
    Woodland School Fee (2024-25)      $400

    **For students new to Woodland due with returned contract
    Read More
  • Grades 1-4

    Deposit Due with ContractTuition Balance After Deposit
    $500$15,830

    Registration Fee**      $250
    Woodland School Fee (2024-25)      $400

    **For students new to Woodland due with returned contract
    Read More
  • Grade 5

    Deposit Due with ContractTuition Balance After Deposit
    $500$15,830

    Registration Fee**      $250
    Woodland School Fee (2024-25)      $550

    **For students new to Woodland due with returned contract
    Read More
  • Grade 6

    Deposit Due with ContractTuition Balance After Deposit
    $500$16,450

    Registration Fee**      $250
    Woodland School Fee (2024-25)      $600

    **For students new to Woodland due with returned contract
    Read More
  • Grade 7-8

    Deposit Due with ContractTuition Balance After Deposit
    $500$17,080

    Tuition costs for grades 7 and 8 include the cost of a leased laptop.

    Registration Fee**      $250
    Woodland School Fee (2024-25)      $700

    **For students new to Woodland due with returned contract
    Read More
  • Specialized Programs

    SpARK Gifted Program (2nd*-5th Grade)
    *2nd Grade is Second Semester only. Cost is $550
    $1,100
    Breakthrough Program (1st-8th Grade)$2,400

    Specialized programs require a contract and are billed to a family's Blackbaud Tuition Management account.

Affording a Woodland Education

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  • Christ Methodist Student Scholarship

    Woodland Presbyterian School values the ongoing partnership with feeder schools like Christ Methodist Day School (CMDS) that share a common commitment to academic excellence, spiritual development, and building well-rounded students.
     
    The Christ Methodist to Woodland Scholarship is a merit-based scholarship of $5,000 awarded to one Christ Methodist Day School graduate. Click here for more details and to access the application which should be returned to Director of Admission Tim Tatum.
  • Memphis Opportunity Scholarship Trust (M.O.S.T.)

    The M.O.S.T. organization provides scholarships for qualifying students to attend private schools. To view the eligibility requirements and application process, visit the M.O.S.T. website. The application period for M.O.S.T. is during the month of February for the upcoming school year.
  • Education Savings Account Program

    Woodland accepts a limited number of ESA students each year (new ESA students must begin in SK, 1st, or 2nd grade) and families should contact the Tennessee Department of Education for questions about qualifications. Click here for more information.

Fees, Financial Assistance, and Payment Plans

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  • Fees

    Each grade has an annual Woodland Fee explained in more detail in the tuition section above. Another fee that may be assessed in addition to tuition is the Tuition Refund Protection Plan.

    Families are required to purchase the Tuition Refund Protection Plan unless they choose the one-month or two-month payment plan. The Tuition Refund Protection Plan is 2.6% of the total yearly tuition. 

    Click here for Tuition Refund Protection Plan Information.
  • Financial Assistance

    Each year, Woodland Presbyterian School makes available a limited amount of funds to assist families who cannot meet the full cost of tuition. Here you will find Woodland's Financial Assistance Policy, as well as the Core Principals of Woodland's Financial Assistance Program.

    To apply for Financial Aid, access Blackbaud Financial Aid Management and follow the directions given. Woodland's school code when applying is 12565. There is a small fee required to process this application. Once completed, the application will be available immediately for the Financial Aid Committee’s review. You may be contacted by the Business Office if additional information is needed.
  • Payment Plans

    Woodland offers multiple payment options.

    • One Payment: Due by July 15
    • Semi-Annual: Due by July 15 and November 15
    • Quarterly: Due by July 15, September 15, November 15, January 15
    • 10 Months: Due by the 15th of each month July-April
    • 11 Months: Due by the 15th of each month June-April
    • 12 Months: Due by the 15th of each month June-May

    Please note the Tuition Refund Protection Plan and bank draft information in Blackbaud Tuition Management are required for the quarterly and monthly payment plans.