Admissions

Affording Burke's

Burke’s has a strong commitment to ensuring socioeconomic diversity in the school and recognizes that tuition and fees are a large financial commitment for families. For the 2016-17 academic year, more than $1,500,000 has been awarded to approximately 21% of our students kindergarten through eighth grade for families who have demonstrated need. Financial assistance grants cover tuition, extended care, educational support, and other school-related expenses.

Applicant Families

Important Dates

January 30 Financial assistance applications due
February 15 2016 submitted tax returns and supporting documents due
March 16 Financial assistance decisions sent with admission decisions



Each year, the tuition deposit of $1,500 is due in March with a student's enrollment contract. The Business Office can arrange payment for the remaining balance as follows:

Payment Plans
  • One payment: The enrollment deposit is due in March. The balance is due by June 1.
  • Two payments: The enrollment deposit is due in March. The remaining tuition balance is payable in two installments: 65% due on June 1 and 35% due on December 1.
  • Nine payments:  The enrollment deposit is due in March. The remaining tuition balance is payable in nine monthly installments, with the first payment due in May and the final payment due in January.

Currently Enrolled Families

All financial-assistance decisions are mailed along with re-enrollment packets in February. Returning families must submit their applications for financial assistance by January 30.

Important Dates

January 30 Financial assistance applications due
February 15 2016 submitted tax returns and supporting documents due
February 24 Financial assistance re-enrollment contracts sent via TADS
March 3 Financial assistance re-enrollment due


Each year, the tuition deposit of $1,500 is due in February with a student's re-enrollment contract. The Business Office can arrange payment for the remaining balance as follows:
 
Payment Plans
  • One payment: The enrollment deposit is due on March 3. The balance is due by June 1.
  • Two payments: The enrollment deposit is due in March 3. The remaining tuition balance is payable in two installments: 65% due on June 1 and 35% due on December 1.
  • Nine payments: The enrollment deposit is due on March 3. The remaining tuition balance is payable in nine monthly installments, with the first payment due in May and the final payment due in January.

Tuition for 2016-17

Kindergarten through Grade Four $30,700
Grades Five through Eight $31,800

Click Below to Apply for Financial Assistance

Click here to apply at tads.com

Contact

List of 2 members.

  • Sheika Luc 

    Director of Admissions
    415.751.0187, ext. 206
  • Cheryl Mitchell Shaeffer 

    Associate Director of Admissions
    415.751.0177, ext. 221
Burke's mission is to educate, encourage and empower girls. Our school combines academic excellence with an appreciation for childhood so that students thrive as learners, develop a strong sense of self, contribute to community, and fulfill their potential, now and throughout life.

Katherine Delmar Burke School

An independent K–8 school for girls
7070 California Street, San Francisco, CA 94121
Phone: 415.751.0177 Fax: 415.666.0535
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