Admissions

Tuition Packages

Enlightium Academy offers a range of tuition packages to accommodate the budget, support-level and unique needs of each student and family.

Enlightium Academy (Enlightium) is a premier accredited private Christian online school for grades 3 through 12, with a parent-guided print-based curriculum utilized for students in PreK–2. Based on the selected support level package, Enlightium students have an immersive online classroom experience where they can interact with teachers in a variety of ways by utilizing cutting edge technologies in learning. We provide a variety of support packages designed to fit the needs and budgets of each family. Discounted annual and monthly payment options are available.

Please note, the tuition and monthly payments shown are for illustration purposes only and are applicable for most students. Your final tuition will be determined after our enrollment team (admissions, counseling, and accounting) reviews your selected options, total amount of subjects, applicable discounts, and the student's report card (grades 3–8) or transcript (grades 9–12). If you paid the tuition in full prior to enrollment, we will provide a rebate, if needed, on any qualified discounts or course modifications.

Total Cost of Tuition

Tuition is calculated based on how many courses (grades 3–8) or credits (grades 9–12) are assigned. Transferring students can expect different monthly tuition pricing depending on the month of enrollment as well as how much curriculum has been completed at their previous school. An email will be sent within a week of enrollment outlining the tuition plan, allowing time to update credit card information or inquire about the tuition breakdown. If the final amount of credits is different than what was chosen, the tuition will be updated once the amount of credits is confirmed with the student's counselor; an email will be sent to you outlining the updated tuition. The enrollment fee is refundable for any reason, provided that the withdrawal form is submitted within 72 hours. See the Policies & Refunds page for more information.

For a precise quote or if you have any questions, please contact us at (866) 488-4818 // option 1.

Payment Schedule

Payments are scheduled within 1 week of enrollment and provide at least 3 days prior to the first charge to provide time to make changes if needed. Parents can select payments to be charged on a day of the month that works best for them. Credit/debit cards are the preferred payment methods to be used for upfront and monthly payments.

Teacher-Led Tuition Packages

Silver Support

Grades 3–12 // $1,500 to $2,100 per year

A full-service, Teacher-Led package that offers unlimited academic support via our internal messaging system (within 24 hours), assignment grading, customized curriculum, flexible schedule, early graduation track for grades 9–12, and much more.

This package was designed for students with parents or guardians who plan to be more involved in day-to-day activities; allowing for more independence and do not require phone support.

  • High School = $1,470 or $210/month
  • Middle School = $1,260 or $180/month
  • Elementary School = $1,050 or $150/month

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Gold Support

Grades 3–12 // $2,500 to $3,500 per year

A full-service, Teacher-Led package that offers unlimited messaging and phone support with the fast response rate during school hours (max 2 hours). Designed for students that need priority support and guidance on assignments via phone or messaging.

This packages offers customizable curriculum, AP courses, flexible schedule, early graduation track, and projects adjusted to each student based on their strengths and weaknesses.

  • High School = $2,450 or $350/month
  • Middle School = $2,100 or $300/month
  • Elementary School = $1,750 or $250/month

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Platinum Support

Grades 3–12 // $3,750 to $5,250 per year

A dedicated, full-service, Teacher-Led package that offers extended phone support with teachers, tutoring services, additional screen share availability and counselor support via email and phone.

This package was designed for students that are looking for high teacher response times and grading. Ideal for students who want advanced course options built into the tuition.

  • High School = $3,675 or $525/month
  • Middle School = $3,150 or $450/month
  • Elementary School = $2,625 or $375/month

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Diamond Support

Grades 3–12 // $5,000 to $7,000 per year

A dedicated, full-service, Teacher-Led package that offers unlimited messaging, phone support, screenshare/whiteboard sessions, and face-to-face video interaction with the fastest response rate during school hours.

This package was designed for students that require immediate support from their teachers with visual communication tools.

  • High School = $4,900 or $700/month
  • Middle School = $4,200 or $600/month
  • Elementary School = $3,500 or $500/month

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Parent-Led Tuition Packages

Bronze Support

Grades 3–5 // $1,000 per year

This Parent-Led program was designed for students, in grades 3–5, whose parents want to take the initiative of educating their own child using our accredited online curriculum and staying under the umbrella and guidance of Enlightium Academy.

The parent/guardian will receive training and will be held accountable to the assigned personnel. Enlightium Academy will provide record keeping services, grading verification and administrative support.

  • Elementary School = $700 or $100/month

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Primary Support

PreK–2nd Grade // $800 per year (plus books)

This parent-led program was designed for students, in PreK–2nd grade, whose parents want to take the initiative of educating their own child using the print-based curriculum and staying under the umbrella and guidance of Enlightium Academy.

The parent/guardian will receive training and will be held accountable to the assigned personnel. Enlightium Academy will provide record keeping services, grading verification and administrative support.

  • Primary School = $560 or $80/month

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Which Package Works Best for You?

Overview Video

Watch this video and expand the accordion below to see how each package compares.

Tuition and Discounts

  Primary Bronze Silver Gold Platinum Diamond
Grades PreK–2: Primary $800* N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Grades 3–5: Elementary School
(5 Subjects)
N/A $1,000 $1,500 $2,500 $3,750 $5,000
Grades 6–8: Middle School
(5-6 Subjects)
N/A N/A $1,800 $3,000 $4,500 $6,000
Grades 9–12: High School
(5-7 Subjects)
N/A N/A $2,100 $3,500 $5,250 $7,000
Tuition Discounts - available for full-time students
Enrollment Fee - $200 per student

*Primary school books sold separately for an estimated cost of $60-$400 before shipping and taxes.

Teacher & Counselor Support

Primary Bronze Silver Gold Platinum Diamond
Support Level Parent Parent Basic Standard Advanced Priority
Student Grade Level PreK – 2 3 – 5 3 – 12 3 – 12 3 – 12 3 – 12
Optimized Package for Post-High School Plan N/A College, Trade School, or Career Pathway Public or
Private University
Instruction Type Parent-Led Teacher-Led
Learning Style for Student/Teacher Interaction Reading / Writing Learners Auditory / Visual Learners
Standard Teacher / Student Messaging Response Times during Office Hours (8am – 7pm EST) N/A Within
72 Hours
Within
24 Hours*
Max
2 Hours
Average
1 Hour
Max
1 Hour
Teacher Grading
Response Times
N/A 72 Hours Within
72 Hours*
Less than
72 Hours
Average
24 Hours
Less than
24 Hours
Teacher-led Grading within Ignitia N/A
Teacher Feedback on Essays and Projects N/A N/A
Teacher Support via Phone N/A N/A N/A Standard Extended Priority
Teacher Support via Whiteboard/Screenshare per month N/A N/A N/A 2 hours 4 hours Unlimited**
Teacher Support via Face-to-Face Video N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Proactive Teacher Communication N/A N/A Basic Standard Advanced Priority
Academic, College, Career Counseling via Email N/A
Academic, College, Career Counseling via Phone N/A
Academic, College, Career Counseling via Face-to-Face Video N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A

*Gold-level teacher support is available to Silver students for an additional $700: Average 2 hours standard teacher/student messaging response times during office hours (8am-7pm EST) and less than 72 hours teacher grading response times. Discounts do not apply to add-on fees and should be paid within 30 days of enrollment.

**Teachers work to help students become successful independent learners; teaching is twofold: primarily to help students comprehend academic concepts in order to master the material and secondarily to foster independent growth within students so that students take ownership of their education, learning how to learn, and rely less on others over time when mastering new concepts.

Curriculum

Primary Bronze Silver Gold Platinum Diamond
Support Level Parent Parent Basic Standard Advanced Priority
Student Grade Level PreK – 2 3 – 5 3 – 12 3 – 12 3 – 12 3 – 12
Optimized Package for Post-High School Plan N/A College, Trade School, or Career Pathway Public or
Private University
Print-based Christian Curriculum N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Online-based Christian Curriculum - KJV* N/A
5 Core Subjects: Bible, English, Math, Science, History N/A
Electives Available N/A
Customized Projects based on student talents N/A N/A N/A
College Preparatory Curriculum Available N/A N/A
Select Honors High School Courses N/A N/A
Select NCAA Approved High School Courses N/A N/A
Advanced Placement (AP) Courses (Grades 11-12)** N/A N/A $350
per credit
$250
per credit
Concurrent Credit (CC) Courses (Grades 10-12) N/A N/A $500 per course
Dual Enrollment (DE) Courses (Grades 11-12) N/A N/A
ACT Test Prep Program (Grades 11-12) N/A N/A
Grades 3-5: Chinese^, French, German^, Spanish (Middlebury) N/A N/A $750 per semester
$1,250 per year
Grades 6-8: Chinese^, French, German^, Latin^, Spanish (Middlebury) N/A N/A $750 per semester
$1,250 per year
Grades 9-12: French, Spanish (Ignitia) N/A N/A
Grades 9-12: Chinese^, French, AP French^, German^, Latin^, Spanish, AP Spanish^ (Middlebury) N/A N/A $750 per semester
$1,250 per year

*Our curriculum generally uses the KJV Bible and presents the Christian faith in a manner agreeable with evangelical Christian values. **Does not include AP French or AP Spanish. ^FuelEd course—response times may vary.

Add-On Support & Fees

Primary Bronze Silver Gold Platinum Diamond
Support Level Parent Parent Basic Standard Advanced Priority
Student Grade Level PreK – 2 3 – 5 3 – 12 3 – 12 3 – 12 3 – 12
Optimized Package for Post-High School Plan N/A College, Trade School, or Career Pathway Public or
Private University
Annual Assessment
Stanford 10 in April
N/A $50
Upgrade or Downgrade Support Package N/A $75
Diploma Fee ($100 for international families) N/A N/A $50
Summer Extension
of school year
N/A $250 – $350
Early Start
for new school year
N/A 5% – 20% Increase
Gifted and Higher-Level Learner Program for Grades 6-8 N/A N/A $500 per semester
Resident District Provided Individualized Service Plan (ISP) or Academic Interventions and Support Program (AIMS) for Students with Documented Academic Challenges N/A N/A N/A $1,250 per year
504 Plan - accommodations for students with documented health impairments N/A $1,250 per year
Bridge Program - short term individualized resources, and emotional support to help distressed students N/A $250 per quarter
English Language Learner (ELL) for Grades 8-12 N/A N/A $150 per semester
OR $300 per year
Mission Program - gain practical experience for life-long ministry N/A N/A $250 – $400 per year

Availability Across Packages

Primary Bronze Silver Gold Platinum Diamond
Support Level Parent Parent Basic Standard Advanced Priority
Student Grade Level PreK – 2 3 – 5 3 – 12 3 – 12 3 – 12 3 – 12
Optimized Package for Post-High School Plan N/A College, Trade School,
or Career Pathway
Public or
Private University
14-day Money Back Guarantee
$200 Enrollment Fee
for new students
New Student Onboarding Support (EA 101)
Entrance Tests
for Academic Evaluation
N/A
Record Keeping
and Admin Support
Progressive Calendar to keep students on track
Student Progress Review
Weekly Student Progress Notices and Quarterly Progress Reports Quarterly
Customer Service and Technical Support
Accredited Diploma by AdvancED and ACSI N/A N/A
ACSI Events
Enlightium Academy Events
Invitation to Live Graduation Ceremony
Access to Student Social Platform N/A
Family Connection by Naviance (Grades 6-12) N/A N/A
International Student Program for Students Outside of U.S. Time Zones N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A

Enhanced Counselor Consultations* for Prospective Families

Primary Bronze Silver Gold Platinum Diamond
Student Grade Level PreK – 2 3 – 5 3 – 12 3 – 12 3 – 12 3 – 12
Grades 3-7 N/A $75 for 30-minutes
Grades 8-12 (includes incoming freshmen) N/A N/A $150 for 60-minutes

*A qualified EA counselor discuss your student's unique situation, including evaluating transcripts and other appropriate documentation you provide, to find out how Enlightium Academy can benefit your student, what enrollment with EA will look like in your circumstances, and to best prepare for the student’s post-high school plan.

Discount and Money Back Badge

Discounts and Promotions Available for Full-Time Students

  • Prepayment Discount: 30% off tuition
  • 10 Monthly Payments: September 2019 to June 2020
  • Family Discounts: 10% off tuition for two students & 20% off for three or more students
  • Single Parent/Guardian Discount: 10% off tuition
  • Active Military/Veteran Discount: 10% off tuition
  • Active Ministry/Missionary Discount: 10% off tuition
  • First Responder Discount (FireFighters, Police Officers, and Paramedics): 10% off tuition
  • Buddy Discount: 20% off tuition for both students if enrolled within a 24 hour period and are located within 30 miles of each other

Additional Notes:

  • Discounts cannot be combined.
  • If you qualify for a multi-student, active military or missionary discount, please fill out the Custom Enrollment Form.
  • Discounts are only offered to students enrolling full-time for the full year (or the remainder of the year). Discounts do not apply to part-time students.