Admissions
Tuition & Fees

Junior Tuition & Fees

In the ECS Junior School, our students learn how to express themselves. Through art, music, science, theatre and multimedia, our teachers give their students every opportunity to discover their passions. Our enriched curriculum is complemented by a psychosocial program that meets the emotional, social and psychological needs of our students. 

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  • Tuition

    Kindergarten

    The fees for the 2020/2021 school year are $19,050. This includes tuition, as well as the snack fee, student supplies fee, and activity fee.

    Grades 1-5

    The fees for the 2020/2021 school year are $22,050. This includes tuition, as well as the snack fee, student supplies fee, and activity fee.
     
  • Other Fees

    Enrollment Fee
    An Enrollment Fee of $200.00 is payable at the time a student is admitted to ECS. This fee is credited to the final statement of account on June 30th provided the student is enrolled at ECS for the entire School year. If a student leaves ECS prior to the end of the School year, the Enrollment Fee is forfeited.

    New Student Building Fund
    All families of new students are invited to make a $1,500 gift to the School in support of the ECS New Student Building Fund. The Building Fund provides the necessary funding for capital improvements, and capital expenditures not covered by tuition fees and government subsidies. Tax receipts will be issued.
  • Scholarships

    Non-Academic Scholarships

    RETURNING STUDENTS

    Kindness Scholarship

    • Open to current Grade 4 students
    • By nomination
    • $1,500
    • Awarded: April 2021
    Our Junior School girls understand that kindness has a lasting impact on our community and our world. This scholarship recognizes a student who displays an outstanding example of kindness toward others without extrinsic motivation or reward.

    NEW STUDENTS for the 2020-2021 School Year

    Indigenous Leadership Scholarship

    • Open to students applying for Grades 3-8
    • To apply, students must submit a community nomination/recommendation.
    • Amount: $3,500
    • Deadline to apply: Available
    This scholarship celebrates First Nations, Métis, or Inuit students who have demonstrated leadership within their communities. This leadership can take many forms, self-defined by the applicant.
     

    ECS Community Scholarship

    • Open to incoming students in all grades
    • Awarded by Committee
    • Supported by funds raised during Giving Tuesday
    • Awarded: January 2021
    This scholarship was created and is supported by the ECS community of students, parents and Old Girls for an incoming student of any age, who represents the core values of ECS: Collaboration, Courage, Awareness, Accountability and Integrity.
     

    Academic Scholarships

    RETURNING STUDENTS

    Old Girls' Grade 5 Scholarship

    • Open to students from the current Grade 4 class
    • By nomination
    • Amount: $2,000
    • Awarded: April 2021
    This one-time scholarship is awarded to a returning ECS student on the basis of academic merit, leadership qualities, and school involvement and is applied to the cost of tuition for her Grade 5 year.
     

    NEW STUDENTS for the 2021-2022 School Year

    Isabelle Adami Music Scholarship

    The Isabelle Adami Music Scholarship celebrates student excellence in vocal and instrumental performance.
    • Open to new students applying to Grades 4-9
    • To apply, a student must submit a short letter of application introducing herself as a musician, along with a video (max. 3 minutes) of herself performing one piece in her preferred style.
    • Amount: $2,500
    • Deadline to apply: Available


    Mary Cramp Visual Arts Scholarship

    The Mary Cramp Visual Arts Scholarship celebrates accomplishment and dedication to the visual arts.
    • Open to new students applying to Grades 4-8
    • To apply, a student must submit a short letter of application explaining her interest and activity in the Visual Arts, along with a video or portfolio containing 3-5 pieces of her work.
    • Amount: $2,500
    • Deadline to apply: Available


    Young Mathematician Scholarship

    The Young Mathematician Scholarship is awarded to a student with a particular passion for mathematics, pure or applied in any form.
    • Open to new students applying to Grades 4-8
    • To apply, a student must submit a short letter of application explaining her interest in math, as well as a current report card demonstrating her success in mathematical study.
    • Amount: $2,500
    • Deadline to apply: Available


    Early Author Scholarship

    The Early Author Scholarship celebrates talented young authors. Writers of any and all genres are enthusiastically encouraged to apply.
    • Open to new students applying to Grades 4-8
    • To apply, a student must submit a short letter of application presenting herself as an author/writer, alongside a writing sample of 1-3 pages.
    • Amount: $2,500
    • Deadline to apply: Available


    The Eva Fraser Kingman Scholarship

    • Open to new students entering Grade 3
    • Awarded by Committee on the basis of academic merit and demonstrated financial need.
    • Amount: covers the full cost of tuition for Grades 3 through 6
    • This scholarship is not available at this time. Candidates will be considered once again for the 2022-2023 academic year.
    Interested families should contact the Admissions Office. Please note that while this Scholarship applies to four years of school, parents must submit financial information each year in order to re-confirm eligibility. ECS uses Apple Financial Services to process all applications for this scholarship.

    Established by Mr. Lennox Black in memory of his mother, Eva Fraser Kingman (a boarder who began at ECS in 1910) this scholarship covers the full cost of tuition for Grades 3 through 6. The scholarship winner is selected from a group of students new to the school in Grade 3, on the basis of academic merit and demonstrated financial need.