2020-2021 Fees

Fees & Payment

Application Fee: $350 (one time only fee to be included with the application) 
Tuition Fee: $13,000 per year Full Year Tuition fee includes:

  • courses for one full school year completely in English with native BC students
  • report cards for academic program students
  • ESL support at the school level and additional counseling support at high school
  • textbook rental
  • orientation sessions
  • internet account and access at the school
  • certificate of completion guardianship, custodianship

Tuition Fee: (per month) $1,300 (short term-up to 3 months) 
Tuition Fee for one-half year: $6,500 
Homestay Placement Fee: $750 
Homestay Accommodation Fee: $850 (per month) 
Medical Fee: $150 (per month) 
Maintenance Fee: $100 (per month) 

Homestay fee includes:

  • private room
  • three meals per day, snacks and drinks
  • airport arrival pick up and departure from program
  • social, emotional support and problem solving
  • monthly theme activities to celebrate Canadian culture and friendship
  • monthly support visits from the homestay coordinator

Starting Dates

Kootenay Lake has flexible entrance and enrollment dates for students in Grades 4 to 9. Entrance date for students in grades 10 - 12 are September 1 and February 1. 

Short Term Programs

These comprehensive short term programs are designed to give students the opportunity to preview Canadian life and education. The Fall program begins September or October, Winter program begins January (designed for students to be accompanied by a home country chaperone)  and Spring program begins April.