School Fees


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FEES POLICY

All fees are subject to EDB’s approval and will stay fixed for the 2016-17 school year and reviewed annually by the school board and any changes to the school fees for the next school year is announced before end of May. At RBPS, the school fees consist of an Application Fee, Capital Levy, Annual Levy (Annual resource fee,books&uniforms) and Tuition Fee.

Fees

Application Fee

$300

Each application
Capital Levy

$7000

Non-Refundable
Annual Levy

$8,000

Two Instalments
Tuition Fee

$62,000

Ten Month Instalment

*The school fees and conditions above are subject to EDB approval and change as the School Board determines every year and once announced are fixed through the year.

Application Fee (one-time fee)

A fee of 300 HKD is due upon submission of each student’s application. The application fee is non-refundable and charged when student has come for an interview.

Capital Levy

All students are required to pay a capital levy on the acceptance of a placement. It is both Non-Refundable and Non-Transferable. The school levy is a charge made to cover the maintenance and upgrading of the school equipment and premises.

Annual Levy (one-time fee/annually)
The Annual Levy is 8000 HKD (Two Instalments) for registration, books, stationary, uniforms and additional resources. Annual Levy is non refundable and must be paid at the time of registration before the beginning of each semester.

Tuition Fee

  •  The School Fee is per year payable monthly from August to June.
  •  Monthly tuition payments are due by the 1st day of the each month.
  •  A student may not be admitted at the commencement of a month if previous month`s fee remains unpaid.
  •  A late payment fee of a $250 per month is payable on accounts which remain unpaid 7 Calendar days after the due date for payment.
  • No remission of fees either in whole or in part shall be made should the student be absent from the school for any reason. All payments are in Hong Kong dollars.

 

METHOD OF PAYMENT

Fees are due on the first day of each month except August. Deadline for the month of August is August 15th. Please note that parents are held responsible for payment of school fees regardless of the fees being actually paid by their employers by any other third parties.

Effective August 2011, direct debit is mandatory in paying school fees for all students attending RBPS school. We recommend the “Limit for Each Month” to be set at HK$ 5,250.

Click here to download the Direct Debit Authorization Form.

In some unusual circumstances, parents are allowed to pay by cheque. Postdated cheques must be submitted to school for the whole academic school term before 15th August.

Cheques should be made payable to Ease Education Limited HSBC 636-384976-001 account and submitted to RBPS office during office hours (Monday to Friday 8:15 am to 16:00 pm on school days).

  • Bank transfer to Ease Education Limited at any HSBC Branch 636-384976-001. In this case parents should inform the school.

CHARGES FOR INSUFFICIENT FUND CHEQUES
For each returned cheque a fee of HKD250 should be added to the replaced payment. When a check cannot be collected on its second deposit due to insufficient funds, payment must be made by cash or direct transfer to the Ease Education Limited HSBC 636-384976-001 account. Cheque payment won’t be accepted from the same parent. It is further agreed that no child shall continue on a delinquent account beyond two months until the delinquent account is paid in full.

INVOICE POLICY
RBPS prepares and issues an official receipt upon each payment.

REFUND/WITHDRAWAL POLICY
All payments are non refundable and non transferable to other students including siblings. Parents initiating withdrawal are required to pay the full month`s tuition. If RBPS terminates enrolment of a student, the family is responsible only for payment of tuition for the duration of stay at the school.

RE-REGISTRATION 

Re-registration form will be issued through the school year and must be returned within the given dates along with a non-refundable Annual Resource fee. Existing students should complete and submit the re-registration form along with registration and the September school fee as a deposit in order to reserve place for the upcoming school year. The school reserves the right, however, to deny re-registration to a student whose behavior disturbs the learning environment and/or threatens the safety and wellbeing of other students, or to a student whose continued lack of effort results in unsatisfactory academic progress, or to a student whose educational or physical needs can no longer be well accommodated by the school.

SIBLING DISCOUNTS

When two or more brothers and sisters study at the same time, a reduction of 5% is made from the

Fee charged for the second child, 10% for the third and so on with the increased 5% discount for any other

subsequent children. However, there is no discount on Application and Annual Resource Fees. The tuition fee for the

siblings of existing students should be at same rate of the existing student fee.

Definition of sibling: This discount is only for the real and proved brothers and sisters and will not be applied to family members outside the sibling relationship such as cousin, friend.

Parents should read the Student/Parents Handbook carefully before signing the contract located on the last page of the handbook. A parent who signs the contract has agreed to all school rules and conditions set by the school board and will be bound to it. If the school does not receive the contract by the announced deadline, the student will not be considered enrolled for the following year. Therefore students who are on the waiting list will have first preference.