General School Fees
Each year, our Board approves a fee schedule by March for the upcoming school year to support the costs of instructional resource fees and urban school bus passes. As well, they establish tuition fees for non-resident students. Most fees are payable on the first day of school. Refer to procedure D-Instructional Resource Fee 2015/2016 (D-Instructional Resource Fees 2014/2015).
Beginning January 1, 2016, schools will no longer accept physical payments of cash, cheque, or credit card other than through the School Cash online program for Board Established Instructional Resource Fees and School Established Optional Course Fees.
2014/15 & 2015/16** Instructional Resource Fees
|Per Student||Max. Per Family|
|Grades 1 - 4||$105||$360|
|Grades 5 - 8||$105||$360|
|Grades 9 - 12||$145||$360|
|Summer School||$145 ($60 refund)||--|
|Band||$210 ($50 refund)||--|
*parents of children attending Kindergarten are responsible for field trip costs.
**Waiver of Board Established Instructional Resource Fees and School Established Optional Course Fees upon application shall be waived for parents of students who receive the Goods and Services Tax (GST) credit from the Government of Canada. This waiver is not applicable to the Board Established Instructional Resource Fees for Kindergarten. The deadline for submission of the waiver form is June 30th of the current school year. Form AR103 is available on RVS website.
2015/16 School Bus Fees
||Max. Per Family|
|Gr. 1 - 12 Rural Resident Students||$200||$400|
|Gr. 1 - 12 Urban Resident Students||$220||$440|
|Non-Resident Students attending: Beiseker, Kathyrn, Indus,Westbrook, Crossfield, W.G. Murdoch||$200||$400|
|Non-Resident Student accessing a school bus inside RVS boundaries
|Non-Resident Students accessing a school bus outside the boundary of RVS||$575||N/A|
2014/15 School Bus Fees
||Max. Per Family|
|Gr. 1 - 12 Rural Resident Students||$175||$350|
|Gr. 1 - 12 Urban Resident Students||$195||$390|
|Non-Resident Student living in Annex. Areas||$350||--|
Non-Resident Students attending: Beiseker, Kathyrn, Indus,Westbrook, Crossfield, W.G. Murdoch
|All Other Non-Resident Students||$350||--|
School bus passes for students receiving bus service (K - Grade 12) to all schools can be purchased through Rocky View's Transportation Department at 2651 Chinook Winds Dr. S.W, Airdrie.
Non-Alberta Resident Tuition Fees
Students who reside outside our jurisdiction but want to attend one of our schools may be required to pay a non-resident tuition fee. Information regarding non-resident tuition fees can be obtained by calling our Schools Department at 403.945.4015.
School Fees and School Supplies
Schools may charge additional fees for items such as field trips, hot lunch, etc. Fee schedules and school supply lists (K -Grades 12) are available at each school.
Fee Waiver/Rebate Applications
Rebate Application: 2014-2015 Instructional Resource Fees (general school and summer school fees only)