Financial Aid

FINANCIAL AID

SDFAS offers tuition assistance to qualified applicants based entirely on demonstrated financial need.

Applications are submitted via School and Student Services (SSS), a service of NAIS, the National Association of Independent Schools.

New and returning families must create an account and submit their application before February 1st, 2020 to show intent.

Be sure to submit the application even if you do not have finalized your tax return. You will be able to log back in to update your file.

All supporting documents have to be uploaded as early as possible and no later than March 30th, 2020. Applications completed after this date will be reviewed on a fund-available basis.

Information provided during the Financial Assistance process is kept in strict confidentiality.

School’s SSS code: 1698

Useful links:

Financial Aid for the 2020-2021 academic year

Applying for Financial Aid at our school for the 2020-2021 academic year

School and Student Services (SSS) – Resources for parents

School and Student Services (SSS) – Home for parents

PFS Workbook for Financial Aid application for the 2020-2021 academic year – A guide to completing your PFS from start to finish.

Tax Primer for Parents – Understand which few tax forms will be most helpful as you complete your PFS. For self-employed check below.

Tax Primer for Self-employed Parents

 

BOURSES SCOLAIRES FRANCAISES

The French government awards scholarships to French nationals, three years and older, who demonstrate financial need.

15 janvier 2020 : ouverture des rendez-vous au consulat. Il est impératif que les familles qui soumettent un dossier de demande de bourses prennent également rendez-vous avec Emmanuel Poulain, notre directeur financier (epoulain@sdfrenchschool.org). Le dossier doit être revu et validé par l’école avant d’être déposé au consulat.

21 février 2020 : date limite de dépôt des dossiers au consulat.

Avril 2020 : le premier conseil consulaire des bourses scolaires émet des propositions

Juin 2020 : la première commission nationale des bourses scolaires arrête les décisions

Fin juin 2020 : communication des décisions aux familles

Une deuxième commission en automne permet aux familles qui arrivent sur le territoire après la première commission de pouvoir bénéficier également des bourses si le besoin est démontré.

Veuillez consulter le site du consulat pour plus d’information : Bourses Scolaires

For more information about our Financial Aid program, contact Isabelle Gilet at the Admissions Office:

(858)456-2807 ext. 306 admissions@sdfrenchschool.org