Mater Dei Academy

Mater Dei Academy

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Tuition & Financial Aid

Tuition for the 2022-23 school year:

Pre 3 Tuition                                     $1560

Pre 4 Tuition                                     $2700

Full Day Pre-K -5 days                    $5600

K-8 Tuition per child:                      $6165


There is a $150 non-refundable Education Fee for all students.

Financial assistance, in the form of parish scholarship, Diocesan aid or other parish aid is available for all who qualify. Any financial aid can only be accessed by filling out a financial need assessment application through FACTS. Financial aid is only available for students in grades K-8, and applications should be submitted by March 15th.

Although the Diocese offers a second round of awards on June 1st, most available financial assistance at the Diocesan and parish level will be distributed to those who complete their paperwork by March 15th

Additional Scholarships 

Each year the Diocese offers additional scholarships beyond the usual DTA. These awards are provided by supporters of Catholic education in the Diocese of Cleveland. Over the years a number of MDA students have received the scholarship.

The Bishops’ Scholarship is for current 6th and 7th graders to be used for the next school year. It does involve writing an essay.

The M. Thomas Moore Scholarship is for students currently in grades 1-7. Awards will be applied to the next school year.

The Martin T. Galvin Memorial Scholarship Fund. Eligibility is limited to students who are Catholic, registered at a parish, and have a family member who belongs to the Lawyers Guild of the Diocese of Cleveland or a parent who is a practicing attorney in the Diocese of Cleveland.

Knights of Columbus. Service Scholarship available to grades 4-7, requires a letter of recommendation