Tuition and Fees

Tartu International Kindergarten is run by a non-profit organization. The sources for funding the kindergarten include allocations from the allocations from the local municipality, and the kindergarten fees.

Private Tuition Fees  apply to families who do not receive any financial support or reimbursement towards school fees from their organization or employer. The family is eligible to this rate only if the student and one parent are formally registered as residents of the local municipality (Tartu city or other). The tuition fee can be paid in equal monthly installments (up to 12 installments). The payment schedule will be determined in the schooling contract.

Tuition fee includes: personalized learning in a small-size class, individual educational needs support, student counselling, textbooks and workbooks, use of digital learning devices, a selection of after-school clubs, transport to field trips, ski rental in winter, curriculum-related field trips and outings, community events.

 

2018/2019

  • Preschool 1 (1,5-4 years old)               € 266 per month
  • Preschool 2 (5-6 years old)                 € 289 per month

 

2019/2020

  • Preschool 1 (age 1,5 – 4)  € 3650 per year
  • Preschool 2 (age 5-6)      € 3800 per year

Privately paid tuition fees are subject to tax refund in Estonia.

Discount rate is available for children coming from Tartu International Kindergarten. Families with two children at school or kindergarten can apply for a 10% discount on one child´s tuition fee. In cases of extenuating circumstances, please contact the school to discuss your situation.

Corporate Fees are paid by corporate partners or families who receive financial support or reimbursement towards the school fees. The Corporate Fee allows the school to facilitate the mobility of international, corporate families who remain at the school for indeterminate amounts of time and who may need to transfer during the school year. The Corporate Fee guarantees that there´s a student place available for the families of our corporate partners, also in the middle of an academic year, or in case admission application is submitted after the regular enrollment period.

Tuition fee includes: personalized learning in a small-size classes, individual educational needs support, student counselling, textbooks and workbooks, use of digital learning devices, a selection of after-school clubs, transport to field trips, ski rental in winter, all field trips and outings, tickets, school meals and community events.

2018/2019

  • Enrollment Fee                                             € 800        One-time, non-refundable
  • Preschool 1 (1,5-4 years old)                      € 6 800      Total school fee for one academic year
  • Preschool 2 (5-6 years old)                         € 7 500      Total school fee for one academic year

2019/2020

  • Enrollment Fee                                           € 800           One-time, non-refundable
  • Preschool 1 (1,5-4 years old)                    € 7 500        Total school fee for one academic year
  • Preschool 2 (5-6 years old)                       € 7 500       Total school fee for one academic year

Extended activities

Extended activities support the kindergarten curriculum. These include music, sports, improving technology skills. These activities are available for an additional fee.

Payment Schedule 2019/2020

New enrollments: The schooling contracts are due by the 25th of April 2019. The first installment of the privately paid fees equals to 20% of the annual reduced tuition fee and is due by the 1st of May 2019. The tuition fee invoice is issued and sent to the family together with the schooling contract. Corporate fees are paid in one part or in two equal installments. The corporate fees payment (full payment or the first part) is due by the 15th of June 2019.

Returning enrollments: The schooling contracts are due by the 25th of April 2019. The first tuition fee installment is due by the 1st of August.