2019 Tuition & Fees

Cost varies depending on what classes students take and what optional fees are paid. Be sure to scroll all the way to the bottom section for fee and discount information. If you have questions regarding pricing after reviewing the information on this page please contact our treasurer@nghbc.org

NGHBC accepts cash, checks, and money orders. Complete payment policies including due dates are detailed in our handbook.

 

NGHBC 2019 Registration Dates:  

Early registration ends June 1st. (Early discount applies.)

Regular Registration ends August 2nd.  

Late Registration ends August 9th.  (Late fees apply.)

**Please see below for further details on pricing, discounts, fees, requirements, and general information.

Foundation Classes 

Price is for one 12 week session.  Price is all inclusive, no extra fees apply.  

Age cut-offs for Fall and Spring sessions are the first day of class of each session (August 16 and January 10).

Babies with Buddies

0-2 yr olds*

Fall Class Time 

10:00 - 10:30 a.m.

$95

Ms. Dubuc

Tuneful Tots

3-4 yrs olds

Fall Class Time

10:00 - 10:45 a.m.

$135

Mrs. Gray

Mini Musicians 

5-6 yrs olds

Fall class time

10:00 - 10:45 a.m.

$135

Mrs. Fenn

*Parental participation is required.

Preparatory Classes

Prep classes consist of two parts:   1) Combined Singing and Theory  &  2) Instrumentation.  Please note  class time changes between the Fall and Spring semesters for some Prep classes.  

Tuition covers 1 year of classes, August through May.   Age cut-off is August 1st.  

Fees in addition to tuition apply* 

Prep - Recorder

7 -9 yr olds

(Prep - Recorder is a prerequisite for Prep-Ukulele.)

Fall Class Time

11:30 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.  (Combined)

Spring Class Times

11:30 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.  (Combined)

11:00 - 11:30 a.m.  (Recorder)

$140

Mrs. Kidd

(Combined)

Mrs. Kidd

(Recorder)

Prep - Ukulele

8 -9 yr olds*

(Prep - Recorder is a prerequisite for Prep-Ukulele.)

Fall Class Time

11:30 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.  (Combined)

Spring Class Times

11:30 a.m. - 12:15 p.m  (Combined)

11:00 - 11:30 a.m.    (Ukulele)

$140

Mrs. Kidd

(Combined)

Mrs. Gray

(Ukulele)

Prep - Strings

8 -9 yr olds

Class Time

11:30 a.m. - 12:15 p.m  (Combined)

10:45 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.  (Strings)

$160 

Mrs. Kidd

(Combined)

Ms. Dubuc

(Strings)

Choir

Tuition covers 1 year of classes, August through May.   Additional fees apply.  Age cut-off is August 1st.  Please note Concert Choir class time may be divided sectionally at the discretion of the director.  Fees in addition to tuition apply*

Treble

10 - 12 yr olds (Choir placement by age is subject to director discretion and changed voices.)

Class Time 

11:00 a.m. -12:00 p.m.

$140

Mrs. Fenn

Concert

13+ yr olds

Class Time 

12:45 - 2:15 p.m.

$150

Mrs. Fenn

 

Band 

Tuition covers 1 year of classes, August through May.   Additional fees apply.  Band students must be 10 yrs old; 9 yr olds may seek to join beginner band class at the discretion of the director if they have completed 2 years of Prep Class.  Age cut-off is August 1st.

Fees in addition to tuition apply*

Beginner

Class Time

12:30 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.

$120

Mrs. Kidd

Intermediate

Class Time

9:45 - 10:45 a.m.

$130

Mrs. Kidd

Advanced

Class Time

10:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.

$150

Mr. Fernandez

Strings

Tuition covers 1 year of classes, August through May.   Additional fees apply.  String students must be 10 yrs old; 9 yr olds may seek to join beginner class at the discretion of the director if they have completed 2 years of Prep Class.  Age cut-off is August 1st. (If your child is 8-9 years old and interested in strings, he should sign up under the Prep Program.)

Fees in addition to tuition apply*

Ensemble (for students with previous string experience; audition only)

Class Time

12:00 p.m. - 12:45 p.m.

$140

Ms. Dubuc

Beginner

Class Time

9:00 a.m. - 9:45 a.m.

$140

Ms. Dubuc

Additional Information, Fees, Discounts, and Costs

Please note - If the minimum amount of students to run a class isn’t met, the class will be cancelled and money refunded in full.  

Required Fees:

In addition to tuition, Prep, Choir, Band, & Strings classes require the following fees:  

Registration Fee (per student)  -  $65 (early) / $75 (regular) / $85 (late)

Uniform Fee (per student) -  $30

Facility Fee (per family) $40

No additional fees apply to the class price for Foundation Classes.

Optional Fees:

Non-Volunteer  $175

Fundraiser Fee  $100

In addition to tuition and fees, Prep, Band, and String students are required to provide their own instruments.  Some instruments are available to rent from NGHBC.  Please see our class specific web pages for more information on instruments.  

 

Discounts:

2019 Family Cap - $850 (early) / $950 (regular)

2019 Foundation Classes Only:  15% off tuition for 2nd child, 30% off tuition 3rd child, 4th child free.  (Highest class price is paid first.)

Instrument Notes -

Foundations - None

Prep Recorder - Must purchase a good quality recorder (estimated $10).  

Prep Ukulele - Must purchase a good quality ukulele (estimated $65) or may rent a ukulele from NGHBC for $30.

Band - Must provide their own instruments.

Strings - Must provide their own instruments.