Frequently Asked Questions

*What is the application and enrollment process?

Application Process: 

 1) Complete and submit application with $25 non-refundable fee.                                                                                                            2) Schedule appointment to meet with a Gaudium Day School member.                                                                                              3)Schedule interview for prospective student.                                                                                                                                          4) Within 3-5 business days, you will receive a letter. If your child is selected, you will also receive an enrollment packet with GDS contract.

Enrollment Process: 

1) Read and sign acceptance contract.                                                                                                                                                     2) Complete packet.                                                                                                                                                                                   3) Return completed packet within 5-days along with the $100 non-refundable registration fee.

*Are fees associated with GDS?
Yes. There are nominal, non-refundable fees associated with GDS. The application fee is $25, and the enrollment fee is $100.

*How much is tuition?
Tuition is determined by grade level. The tuition covers all expenses for the entire academic school year. Please contact the Admission Department for information,

Kindergarten: Contact the Admission Department

1st - 2nd Graders: Contact the Admission Department

3rd - 5th Graders: Contact the Admission Department

6th - 8th Graders: Contact the Admission Department

Tuition includes: curriculum, materials/school supplies, activity fees, and food/snacks

*Does GDS offer discounts for siblings?
Yes. GDS does offer a 5% discount for additional siblings enrolling into the cooperative.

*Does GDS offer financial aid and/or fee waivers?
Yes. GDS does offer need-base financial aid, and fee waivers. We believe students should be granted the same opportunities as others, regardless of their family's financial status. If you are interested in receiving more information, please email us at

*Does GDS offer transportation?
No. GDS does not offer transportation services to or from school.