Fee Schedule

Pre-Enrolment Fees

Application Fee: $100

This fee covers administration costs associated with processing the application and reserving a place for audition. This fee is non-refundable and is inclusive of GST.

Audition Fee - $115 or Scholarship Audition Fee $215

This fee covers staffing and administration costs associated with the audition process. This fee is due prior to the audition day and is not refundable.

Enrolment Fee - $1,500

This fee when paid confirms acceptance of the offer of a place in the nominated year group at the school. This fee is not refundable. 

2019 Tuition Fees


Per Term

Per Annum

Years 7 and 8

$ 3,296

$ 13,184

Years 9 and 10

$ 3,425

$ 13,700

Year 11

$ 3,693

$ 14,772

Year 12

$ 4,923 (3 Terms)

$ 14,769







Supplementary Fees

Annual Learning Resource Fee: $440

Fees charged to cover costs of learning materials, resources and technology, this is a once a year payment.

Annual Performing Arts Fee - $720

Fees charged to cover costs of productions, workshops and external events, this is a once a year payment.

Late Charges

Fees are due for payment by the end of the first week of each term. A 5% late payment charge will be applied for any payments that are not received within the 14 day period from the due date. A further 5% late payment charge will be applied for any payment that are not received within the 28 day period from the due date.

Tax Deductable Donations

It is hoped that all families will support the ongoing development of the school through the contribution of tax-deductible donations to the Building Fund or Scholarship Fund. These contributions are especially appreciated and essential for the future of the school.

Sibling Discounts

Sibling discounts are offered at APGS for families with 2 or more students enrolled at the school. Amounts are calculated at 10% for the 2nd Child, 20% for the 3rd Child and 30% for the 4th Child.

2019 Overseas Students Tuition Fees

For the Overseas Fee Schedule click here

The Australian Performing Arts Grammar School is registered by the NSW Board of Studies to accept overseas students (CRICOS Provider Code: 02647M). The Australian Government classifies an overseas student who is neither an Australian citizen nor one who holds an Australian Residency Visa, and who attends an Australian school, as an ‘Overseas Full Fee Paying Student’.


Per Term

Per Annum

Years 7 and 8

$ 4,506

$ 18,024

Years 9 and 10

$ 4,764

$ 19,056

Year 11

$ 5,021

$ 20,084

Year 12

$ 6,695 (3 Terms)

$ 20,085







For students attending Danceworks Ballet course ONLY: 

Please click here for the Academic Fee Schedule.

Further Information

Fees are payable as per the Conditions of Enrolment. A student will not be able to start a new term whilst fees from the previous term remain outstanding. Tuition fees may be made by EFT, cheque, cash or credit card (1.5% surcharge). Please contact the Accounts Department regarding any queries related to fees: (02) 9518 5123.

No receipts are issued unless specifically requested. Payments received after the due date will incur late fees of 10%. The School reserves the right to initiate legal proceedings to recover outstanding fees after due procedures have been followed. In the event that outstanding fees remain unsettled, the student’s enrolment may be terminated.

The Schedule of Fees does not include the following:

School uniform; private music lessons; textbook and stationery costs; excursions; or, any costs associated with distance education or external programs such as Open High School, AMPA courses  etc.  

If a student is withdrawn from the School one full term’s notice in writing must be given to the Principal. The notice must be given no later than one week prior to the end of the proceeding term. If the required notice is not provided, Parents and/or Guardians will be required to pay fees for one term in advance. The date of application for withdrawal will be as per the date of submission of the official APGS Withdrawal Form. Please refer to the Conditions of Enrolment for further information.