Upper School 2013-14 Tuitions/Additional Fees

Grades 9-12 Day $26,890
Grades 8-12 National and International Boarding $50,370
Grades 8-12 Regional Boarding $39,460

Women in Science and Engineering (WISE)

Garrison Forest offers a semester residential program for qualified juniors and seniors to participate in the School's innovative partnership with Johns Hopkins University (JHU). WISE offers weekly, hands-on lab mentorships at the JHU Whiting School of Engineering, Krieger School of Arts and Sciences, and the Bloomberg School of Public Health. 

Additional Fees

All fees are on a yearly basis.

  • Textbooks and Supplies: $400 (approximate)
  • Activities Fee: $350 day and residential
  • Parent Association dues: $45
  • Uniforms: $300 (approximate)
  • Lunch (day students): $5.50 per day
    Day students may bring their own lunch
  • Laptop PC: $1,100

Optional Programs


All fees are on a trimester basis.

  • A" Show Package: $1,650
  • Event Program: $1,500
  • IEA Team Package: $1,500
  • Beginning Riding Package:
    (1x/week) $500
    (2x/week) $975
  • Upper School P.E. Credit (3x/week): $1,300
  • Polo Team- US: $1,500
  • Polo:
    (1x/week) $550
    (2x/week) $1,000

Instrumental Music/Voice Lessons

All fees are on a yearly basis.

  • One 30-minute private lesson per week: $1,120
  • One 45-minute private lesson per week: $1,650
  • Two 30-minute lessons or one 60-minute lesson per week: $2,130

Visual Arts

All fees are on a semester basis with the exception of 2-D and 3-D Studio, which is on a yearly basis.

  • Painting: $75
  • Photography: $150
  • Jewelry: $75
  • 3-D Studio Art: $100
  • Drawing: $30
  • Design Lab: $45
  • Drawing Portfolio: $75-$100
  • Digital Imaging: $150


All fees are on a trimester basis. Additional fees vary by sport.

  • Game Day shirt: $35
  • Interscholastic Teams (transportation fee): $50

Driver's Education

Garrison Forest makes available to students a driver's education program offered by a local driving school with classroom instruction on campus. The driving school's course fee is approximately $350.