School Fees 2017

 The total cost of education for a student at Mater Dei Catholic College remains at a level that still sees Catholic Education accessible for the vast majority of those we are called to serve. The following fee schedule includes the cost of the Technology Levy.

Years 7 and 8:                                    $1,008.75 per term
Years 9 and 10:                                  $1,066.25 per term
Year 11:                                             $1,135.00 per term
Year 12:                                             $1,513.35 per term
 
Further to School Fees and the Technology Levy, the College charges a consumables levy for the following subjects:
 
Years 7 to 10:  Agriculture, Design and Technology, Electronics, Food Technology, Graphics Technology, Industrial Technology Metal, Industrial Technology Timber, Information Software and Technology, Photography & Digital Media, Technology Mandatory and Visual Arts.
 
Years 11 and 12:  Business Services, VET Construction Pathways, Design & Technology, Food Technology, Hospitality, Information Technology, VET Metals & Engineering, Photography & Digital Media, Software Design and Development and Visual Arts.
 
A senior student undertaking a TVET Course (at TAFE) will be levied $500.00 per year to off-set the considerable costs of TAFE courses.
 
Flexible payment arrangements are available on request.
 
Family Discounts for children attending Mater Dei Catholic College and Kildare Catholic College, in accordance with Catholic Schools Office policy, are listed below:
1st Child                                Full Fee
2nd Child                               Full Fee
3rd Child                                10% off the third child’s schools fees.
4th Child                                20% off the fourth child’s schools fees.
5th Child                                30% off the fifth child’s schools fees.
 
 

PAYMENT METHODS

 

The following payment options are available:
  • Cash / Cheque
  • EFTPOS
  • Credit Card Payments (excluding American Express and Diners Club)
  • Internet Banking
  • Periodical Payment
  • Direct Deposit (including from your employer)
  • Direct Debit (from your bank account)
  • BPAY
Should you choose to undertake the internet banking option, direct deposit or periodical payment option to pay for school fees, you will require the following information:
 
                Bank:                            Westpac Banking Corporation
                Account Name:              Mater Dei Catholic College
                BSB:                             032 769
                Account Number:            23 0231
 
It is imperative that you put some form of reference, such as your family reference number (located on your fee statement) or child’s name and year, so that we can identify the deposit.
 
 
PLEASE NOTE: Genuine inability to meet the school fees does not exclude access by the child of a family genuinely committed to Catholic faith and practice. The College will always do its best to ensure students of Catholic faith and practice can attend Mater Dei Catholic College. If assistance with the payment of school fees is required, then please telephone the Principal at the College on (02) 6923 8300.