Tuition & Financial Aid

Tuition for The Academy at Penguin Hall, coupled with our tuition assistance program, offers an unparalleled value among private schools on the North Shore. Tuition for the 2018-2019 school year is $22,800 including all academic fees and lunch.  There are additional fees for transportation.

The Academy at Penguin Hall offers a convenient, online method through Smart Tuition for the processing and collection of tuition and fees. Enrolling in Smart Tuition allows you to select a payment option that best suits your financial needs.

Investing in Your Daughter’s Future

At Penguin Hall, we recognize that when choosing a private, independent school, finances play an important role in the decision. The Academy at Penguin Hall strives to make its educational experience attainable to as many families as possible. Families who require financial assistance are encouraged to apply. The Academy at Penguin Hall awards financial aid based on a family’s need.

Apply for Financial Aid

Financial aid is available and awards are based on a family’s demonstrated financial need as determined by FACTS Grant and Aid Assessment Service. Families should identify all possible resources for funding a Penguin Hall education before seeking financial assistance from the school. To apply for financial aid, please visit the FACTS Portal and complete your application.


The Academy at Penguin Hall has scholarships available on an annual basis for qualified applicants.

Presidential Scholarship – $5000
This Scholarship seeks applicants who are confident collaborative thinkers who bring to The Academy a proven record of academic achievement, leadership, community and extra-curricular involvement. The Presidential Scholarship is only awarded to an early admission candidate who demonstrates achievement in at least two of the six program areas. All early admission candidates will be considered provided that all application requirements are complete by November 17, 2017. The Presidential Scholar will be announced on December 15, 2017.

Program Scholarships
In addition to the Presidential Scholarship that is awarded to one early admissions applicant, we are pleased to offer six scholarships, listed below, to regular admission applicants based on the following criteria:

Arts – $1000
The Arts scholarship is awarded to a student who shows promise in the performing or visual arts field of study.

Academics – $1000
The Academic scholarship is awarded to a student who demonstrates consistent achievement in their academic courses.

Health & Wellness – $1000
The Health & Wellness scholarship is awarded to a student who has achieved or is working towards achieving emotional, spiritual and physical balance in their lives.

Service – $1000
The Service scholarship is awarded in recognition of a student who puts others first. She has put her ideas into action and has inspired others to follow her lead.

Community – $1000
The Community scholarship is awarded to a student who has something important to say and is motivated to spread the word. She is confident in her idea and seeks out community leaders to help advance her mission.

Spirituality – $1000
The Spirituality scholarship is granted to an enlightened student. She is an active participant in her place of worship and is generous of her time to the causes close to her heart.

To be eligible for any of these 6 scholarships you must have a completed application including transcripts and recommendations by February 2, 2018. We encourage applicants to submit additional items for consideration of these scholarships.