Funding and Fees

St. Ignatius Parish is committed to ensuring that all children of Parish families are able to attend St. Ignatius School.

Non-refundable Application Fee for New Students

$50 per child

$75 per family

Tuition for 2018-2019


$2,675 /year


Grade 1 - 8

First child



Second child



Third child



Fourth child

no charge

The tuition fees outlined above are applicable to Manitoba Funded Students. Further fees will be applied to all other students. Please speak with the Principal for further information on additional fees.

Note: The amounts listed above represent the total fees per student. This includes former school fees such as the Lunch Program fee, the Facility Revitalization fee and the Instructional Supply fee, as well as the former suggested donation to St. Ignatius Church.

Payment Options

Payment in Full

Can be made at the beginning of the school year.

Post-Dated Cheques

10 cheques, payable to St. Ignatius School, should be post-dated for the 1st of every month from September to June.

Pre-Authorized Debit

One monthly payment, processed on the 1st, or two monthly payments processed on the 1st and 15th of September through June.

Note: A surcharge of $25 will be applied for any cheque or pre-authorized debit that is not honoured by your financial institution, regardless of the reason.

Parents who voluntarily withdraw their child/children from St. Ignatius School during the school year forfeit all tuition payments that have been made up to the date of withdrawal.

The tuition fees are subject to change from year to year at the discretion of the St. Ignatius School Board.

A portion of tuition may be considered a charitable donation and will be calculated according to Canada Revenue Agency’s information circular #75-23. Tax receipts will be issued by end of February.

Nursery School

St. Ignatius School runs a full day nursery program for students who will be four by Dec. 31 of the current school year.

Full Day $26   |   Half Day $16

Before and After School Program

St. Ignatius School offers a supervised extended day program to all registered students. This optional program begins on the first day of classes.


Before school  7:30 a.m. - 8:35 a.m.

After school    3:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.


Before school only: $6/morning   Drop-in: $9/morning

After school only: $9/afternoon    Drop-in: $13/afternoon

Both Before and After school: $12/day     Drop-in: $17

If families have more than one child in the program, the second and subsequent children are charged only 50% of the above fees.    

Please note that if children are not picked up by 5:30 p.m. an additional charge of $10 for every 15 minutes will be applied.