The Edison School FAQs

School start date:
Monday, August 8, 2016
Is TES accrediated:
A School must be in existence for three years before it is eligible to begin the accreditation process. TES has begun the process and expects to receive accreditation by September 2016.
Curriculum:
TES utilizes curriculum set to grade level standards for the state as well as Sumner County.
School hours:
8:00 a.m. until 3:00 p.m., Monday-Friday
Before/after school care:
We do not provide before care, however, the school is open at 7:30 a.m. After school care is available for $15 per day. Due to legal restraints, after school care is only available until 5:00 p.m. Staff should be notified in advance if after school care is needed.
Expenses:
    Application fee: $75.00, includes testing if needed
    E1 or E2 Programs 2016-2017 Tuition: $13,500.00
    Payment plans:
         One annual payment: $13,500.00
         Two Semi-Annual payments: $6,750.00
         10 monthly payments: $1,355.00 (All 10-month payment plans include a $5.00 bank draft fee)
Project Jumpstart 2016-2017 Tuition: $15,000.00
    Payment plans:
         One annual payment: $15,000.00
         Two Semi-Annual payments: $7,500.00
         10 monthly payments: $1,505.00 (All 10-month payment plans include a $5.00 bank draft fee)
Financial Aid:
    TES uses a FACTS, a third party system as part of the process of evaluating eligibility for financial aid.
    TES historically gives a $1,000.00 discount for a second child enrolling.
    Tuition assistance is available on a case-by-case basis, given resources are available.
Additional costs:
    School list supply is available at the beginning of the academic year.
    Field trips: generally a minimal cost, with PTO providing partial funding
    Uniforms: Polo shirts can only be ordered from Lands’ End. Pants or skirts can be ordered as well.
    Khaki pants and shorts are acceptable. See card with ordering details.
Lunches: Students bring their own lunch

For more information please contact us at 615-431-5637 or email: rebeckahdopp@gmail.com