Materials and Services Fees

Why do we pay Materials and Services Charges [school fees]?
Materials and Services charges includes those items and services deemed to be essential to the curriculum and are, to be used or consumed by the individual student during the course of their study for the calendar year.

To provide your children with the best education we can and to make next year’s school budget balance, we need ALL families to make arrangements for fee payment. Your financial support is essential for your child’s schooling.

School fees for the 2022 school year are: $360

School Card
Apply via the link below to be part of the Government assisted School Card Scheme. Families eligible for School Card are not required to pay any gap between the Materials and Services Fee set by the school and the School Card allocation.

https://www.sa.gov.au/topics/education-and-learning/financial-help-scholarships-and-grants/school-card-scheme

What is the School Card Scheme?
The School Card Scheme is means tested and it provides financial assistance from the government to ensure that all children are able to access a good education. The School card allowance is not paid to parents – it is paid directly to the school to cover materials and services.

How and when can we apply for School Card?
Families will need to complete forms available at the front office at the beginning of each year. To provide your children with the best education we can and to make next year’s school budget balance, we need ALL families to make arrangements for fee payment. Your financial support is essential support for your child’s schooling.

Payment for excursions, performances and coaching clinics
Throughout the year the teachers will plan these activities as part of the class program and then let you know ahead of time the costs and benefits associated with your child’s participation. Payment must be made prior to the activity to ensure your child’s participation.

What method of payment will you be choosing to use?

QKR 
QKR (pronounced ‘quicker’) is a secure and easy way to order and pay for school items from your phone.
Click here to download the instructions for using QKR

BPOINT
Click here to pay a fee at BPOINT
How to process a payment:

  1. Enter your child’s name and class.
  2. Enter the description for the payment.
  3. Enter the amount of the payment.
  4. Click on the icon matching your card type (MasterCard or Visa).
  5. Enter your Credit Card Number.
  6. Enter the Credit Card Expiry Date.
  7. Enter the Card Verification Number/CVN (i.e. the 3 digit code on the reverse of your Credit Card).
  8. Click on the Proceed button.
  9. After 3 to 5 seconds your payment will be processed and the receipt information will be displayed.
  10. Either click the Print View or enter your email address and click Send Email to get a copy of your receipt.
  11. You can now exit the Payment Page.

EFTPOS over the phone or in person at the front office. 

If you would like to organise a payment plan for your child’s school fees, please phone 8443 7355 and speak to our Finance Officer, Michelle Westphalen.