St Mary's Fee Structure

The following information outlines our fee structure for 2018. 


For 2018 your Fees Statement will show three amounts. The first is the NSW Primary Family Tuition Fee set by Catholic Education in Canberra. This Fee is collected on their behalf and is used to pay the system operating costs, including staff salaries.  The Fee for 2018 is $293.00 per family per term.   

The second Fee is the School Resource Fee set by the school and the funds collected are used to pay the operating and maintenance costs.  The third Fee which will appear is the Student Resource Fee. These Fees are generated from the following areas and are invoiced each term. The fourth Fee is the Student Excursion Fee. Please refer to the table below.

2018 Fee Schedule


Fee Type

Funds Used for

How charged


Student Resource Fee:

Resource Levy

Classroom based resources used solely for the children

Per child (to a maximum of three children)


ICT Levy

Computers and ICT loans

Per child



Student Excursion Fee


Per  child


School Resource Fee:

School Levy

Overall costs such as utilities, school capital, furniture and plant

Per family


Maintenance Levy

Maintenance Costs

Per family


Cleaning Levy

Contract cleaning

Per family


Insurance Levy

Insurance on School Buildings

 Per family


Equipment Levy

Loan Repayments on Classroom Refurb.

 Per family


Community Council Levey

To assist with key initatives

 Per family



CE policy states that the fourth and subsequent children are not included in fee billing.

Therefore the total costs per term for 2018 are:


Families with one child enrolled                       $653.00 (Weekly amount: $50.24)

Families with two children enrolled                  $740.00 (Weekly amount: $56.93)                                 

Families with three children enrolled                $827.00 (Weekly amount: $63.62)


To access the fifty percent discount you are required to verify that you have other children enrolled at Carroll College. Further information can be collected from the School Office.