Tuition & Fees

We recognize that an Advent education is a significant investment in your child's education. Advent works hard to ensure that this foundational and transformative educational experience is a reality for all qualified applicants. There are several options we offer to assist families.

Tuition payments can be made in single, bi-annual, and monthly installments. Additionally, we offer tuition assistance to families that demonstrate financial need. The details regarding the tuition assistance application process can be found on the "Apply for Aid" page.

2020 - 2021

Pre-Kindergarten - $ 9,000.00
Kindergarten and Grades 1-8 - $ 13,710.00
Tuition is payable by single payment, biannual payments, 4-, 10-, or 12 months payment plans. The 12 month payments begin June 1, while the 10 month payments are due August 1. For a complete charge sheet, see the Schedule of Charges at right.


Student textbooks are provided by the school, so there are no textbook fees.


The student activity fee varies with grade level.

Generally, the fee covers field trips (except food and spending money);theatrical and musical performances; seminars; individual and class picture sets; the school yearbook; and French, computer, music, and science fees.

For Second through Eighth Grades, the fee covers special periodicals and a school assignment book.

For Fifth through Eigth Grades, the fee also covers novels for study (which become the property of the students) and musical instruments.
Founded in 1950 and located in downtown Birmingham, Alabama, Advent Episcopal School is a coeducational, college-preparatory day school for students grades Pre-Kindergarten through 8th.