Tuition & Fees
Star Academy offers a comprehensive set of services, specialists and educational therapies that is unique in the Bay Area. Most of these services are included in our "inclusive" tuition plan in order to ensure students receive the support they need.
Please be careful when comparing Star Academy's tuition plan with other private schools', as other schools may not offer all of their services as embedded services and may charge extra for them.
Financial Payment Options
Our tuition payment plans are managed by TADS, our online tuition and enrollment system. Payment plans offered are 1, 2 or 8 installments. See the payment options, click here.
Please note: most Star Academy students are private pay students. Star Academy also serves students whose education is funded by their local school district. The tuition plans and rates are slighlty different due to the added services and costs associated with serving funded students.
Definition of “Private Pay” Student
The families of “Private Pay” students pay tuition to Star Academy directly and the contract for service is between Star Academy and the family. In some cases, families may receive partial reimbursement from their school district. In these cases, the contract for service remains between the family and Star Academy and they are considered "Private Pay" as well.
Definition of “Publicly Funded” Student
Publicly funded students are those students under IEP whose tuition is fully paid for by the school district. In this case, the contract for service is between the school district and Star Academy.
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