The cost of private school education can seem intimidating. A Fontbonne education is no exception; it is a major investment in a girl’s future. If you believe Fontbonne Academy is the school for your daughter, we encourage you to explore ways to bring the cost within your own reach.
For the 2018-2019 academic year tuition is $17,200.

Graduation Fee  $500
Activity Fee      $300
Technology Fee  $225*

*There are also additional fees for international students.
*Parents are also required to purchase insurance on the device, iPad or Chromebook, supplied by Fontbonne.

If you have any questions about tuition payments, please contact Carrie Pendleton by email at

Financial Aid

All financial aid applications are reviewed by the school’s Financial Aid Committee. All awards are determined based on the funds available and the need across the class in any given year.

All need-based financial aid is awarded in the form of work study grants to help defray the cost of tuition. Students are assigned various jobs on campus which are carried out before and after school or during unscheduled time.

Application Deadline: 
Grade 9: December 31, applications cannot be accepted before November 1
Returning students: March 31

*Please note that current recipients of financial aid must re-apply each year.

If you have questions about financial aid, please contact Barbara Higgins at 617.615.3007 or by email at

More Information

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  • Payment Options

    Fontbonne Academy currently offers three payment plans: 
    • Single payment
    • Semi-annual payments (one in July and one in December)
    • Monthly payments (ten equal monthly installments from July through April)
    The multiple payment plans are managed solely through FACTS Management, a company engaged by Fontbonne to manage the tuition payment process. FACTS also offers a tuition insurance plan. Enrollment in Fontbonne’s payment plans is available via FACTS.
  • Loan Options

    Fontbonne Academy is enrolled in Your Tuition Solution, a program that offers tuition loans to families of Fontbonne Academy. If you are interested in this option, visit
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  • Merit Scholarships

    Fontbonne Academy awards a limited number of partial academic scholarships based upon high school placement test scores, academic transcripts, the student application, and recommendations during the award process. Fontbonne is pleased to recognize and encourage young women coming to high school with a record of academic achievement. Merit scholarships are awarded to incoming freshwomen only. Scholarships are not negotiable and are renewed as the student maintains a high level of academic achievement, conduct and social contribution to the community.
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Financial Aid

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  • How to Apply

    • Applications for financial aid must be completed online via FACTS Management, a company engaged by the school to process all financial aid applications. 
    • All applications must include the most recent tax returns.  The Financial Aid Committee will only review complete applications which include the most recent tax returns.
    • The Financial Aid Committee requires both custodial and non-custodial parents to apply online to FACTS Grant Aid & Assessment. In addition, the resources of stepparents should be included in the information provided online. 
    • All financial aid decisions are made by a committee at Fontbonne Academy, and the awards come from Fontbonne Academy, not FACTS.
    • Financial aid offers for incoming students are mailed with acceptance letters.
    • For more information about FACTS or to submit your financial aid application please click here.
Fontbonne Academy is a private, Catholic college-preparatory day school for girls in grades 9 through 12, located in Milton, MA. It is a sponsored ministry of the Sisters of Saint Joseph of Boston.

Fontbonne Academy

930 Brook Road, Milton, MA 02186
Phone: (617) 696-3241 | Fax: (617) 696-7688