Fees

All Students
A general school contribution fee of $288.00 per annum and a $27.00 administration fee applies to all students. (This is a voluntary contribution.) However, in some subjects there  may be some additional material costs involved for projects.

A Compulsory Bond Deposit of $250.00 is to be paid by each student upon acceptance to Farrer.  This bond will be refunded provided the student completes their studies and submits a “Leavers Form” which indicates they have returned all text books.

FACILITIES LEVY
Day students         — $150.00 per annum
Boarding students — $600.00 per annum

Acceptance Fee will be credited to your son’s account upon enrolment

Boarding Students
The boarding  fee is approved by the Minister for Education.  Any changes are usually in accordance with CPI and are minimal.  Transport for all boarders is subsidised by the government for travel to their home address on leave weekends and school holidays.

Junior Years 7 – 10  $2,766.00 per term   $ 11,064.00 per annum

Senior Years 11 and 12   $22,128.00 Total fees for the two years
Fees are payable per term in advance, $200 discount if full year is paid by end of term 1.

Account dissection information for your assistance when depositing funds.

Financial Assistance Enquiries
State Funding:
– Living Away from Home Allowance (LAFHA)
– Enquiries & Assistance-Bathurst 02 6334-8075
Families receiving LAFHA  & are not eligible for AIC may be eligible to apply for a Boarding Scholarship for Isolated Students. (BSIS)

Federal Funding – AIC – Assistance for Isolated Children (AIC)
Website: – www.centrelink.gov.au
Telephone  – 132318

Building Fund

All funds, donations and bequests received, will be used for capital works on the school grounds.   Gifts $2 and over are tax deductible under the provisions of the Income Tax Assessment Act 1935.