Financial Aid

Financial aid is available for qualifying families from the Archdiocese of Washington, the Monsignor Harris Scholarship Fund, the Thomas Benjamin Combs Trust Fund, and the multi-child discount.  Families wishing to apply for either fund are required to complete the financial aid application for the Archdiocese of Washington.  Applications can be obtained from Click on “tuition assistance” and follow the menu options.  Applications are due in the fall for the following school year.  Information regarding deadlines for applications will be published in the school’s weekly bulletin.

Any current SJS families who would like to apply for financial aid for the 2021-2022 school year for their child(ren) needed to apply before Dec. 6, 2020. NEW families that want to enroll for SJS next year can apply for financial aid through TADS through February 6, 2021. This is solely for new families. Please click here for the link to TADS. Please note: Registration and applications for new families opens on February 24, 2021.


Please note that in order to qualify for additional tuition assistance, which includes Pastor’s Tuition Assistance, Comb’s Fund, the Monsignor Harris Scholarship, or the multi-child discount, families must apply first with TADS.  Financial Aid applications must be rated in “FAIR” or “GOOD” status with TADs in order for famileis to qualify for assistance from the ADW and from St. John’s School.  Click here for the link to TADS.

Applying for Financial Aid does not mean that you will automatically receive it.  If you are in poor status when rewards are issued, you will not receive any financial aid.  

For more information click here or contact the St. John’s School office at 301-373-2142.

Scrip Program:
Please check out our Scrip Program page for information about reducing your tuition by simply purchasing gift cards for groceries, gas and other necessary items. There is no cost to participate, and many school families have earned substantial tuition savings through this program.