School Fees

School Fees and Policies – Academic Year 2017-2018
Kindergarten 3 to Year 13

(All fees quoted below are in RMB currency)

Application Fee (for new students; non-refundable): 2,000

Deposit

Year Level Placement Deposit Amount
K3 - Year 13 15,000

The Deposit is a one-time, refundable, non-interest bearing security deposit required to be paid to the School, and shall be held by the School for the duration of the student’s study. The School has a first right to settle any outstanding fees or amounts owing to the School, either during the student’s study at the School, or after the student’s withdrawal, using the Deposit.

The Deposit, after deductions for any amounts owing to the School and in accordance with the School’s withdrawal and refund policies, will be returned to parents within 45 days after all withdrawal procedures have been completed.

Payment of the Deposit will not, in and of itself, guarantee a School placement; all other admission and School requirements must be met.

Tuition Fees

Year Level Semester 1
(August – December 2017)
 Semester 2
(January – June, 2019)
Annual
Kindergarten
– K3 & K4
67,600 101,400 169,000
Primary
– Year 1 to Year 3
85,600 128,400  214,000
Primary
– Year 4 to Year 5
88,000 132,000 220,000
Primary
– Year 6
96,400 144,600 241,000
Secondary
– Year 7 to Year 9
103,200 154,800 258,000
Secondary
– Year 10 to Year 11
103,600 155,400 259,000
Secondary
– Year 12 to Year 13
100,800 151,200 252,000

Note:

Semester 1 or Annual Tuition Fees must be paid no later than June 15, 2017.

Semester 2 Tuition Fees must be paid no later than November 15, 2017.  

For mid-year applications, the Tuition Fees will be calculated on a monthly pro-rata basis. The one-year Tuition Fees are paid in 10 instalments and inclusive of the month in which the student plans to start attending School.

Early Payment Incentives

1. Early Bird

Parents/guardians may enjoy a five percent (5%) discount on annual Tuition Fees (excluding other fees), if the full annual 2017/2018 School Year Tuition Fee payment is received by our bank no later than April 15, 2017 (The date of receipt is determined by our bank acknowledgement.)

2. Annual Payment

Parents/guardians may enjoy a three percent (3%) discount on annual Tuition Fees (excluding other fees), if the full annual 2017/2018 School Year Tuition Fee payment is received by our bank between April 16, 2017 and June 15, 2017 (The date of receipt is determined by our bank acknowledgement.)

Sibling Discount

Parents/guardians who have two or more children enrolled at YCIS Chongqing are able to enjoy sibling discount on Tuition Fees (excluding other fees). Higher sibling discount will apply to the child of the lowest year level.

 

Sibling Discount Rate
First Child N/A
Second Child 15%
Third Child or more 25%

Transportation Service (Transportation Service is OPTIONAL. The detailed list of routes can be obtained upon request.)

Routes  Semester 1 Semester 2 Annual
< 15 km 3,920 5,880 9,800
>= 15 km 8,000 12,000 20,000

For students who require occasional transportation service, parents/guardians have to send their request to the School Office at least one day in advance with a payment of 150 yuan per day.

School Lunch Fees (Using the School Lunch Service is OPTIONAL. Monthly Menu can be obtained from School Office.)

A set-menu meal including a main-dish and freshly cooked vegetables is offered each day. In addition, a salad bar offers vegetables, fruit, and bread to students who purchase school lunch. The set-menu meal is priced at 28 yuan. A reference amount based on the set-menu price and the number of school days is provided in below chart. Once paid, this will be credited towards student’s personal lunch card account.

If students need to recharge their cards at any time, a minimum of 600 yuan is required.

100 yuan will be charged for replacement of lost lunch card.

Year Level  Semester 1 Semester 2 Annual
Year 1 - Year 13 2,324 2,940 5,264

School Uniform

Payment of Tuition Fees will entitle students to one set of uniforms each year.

Settlement of Payments

Any payments received by the School will be applied firstly towards the Deposit, if not yet settled. Any outstanding payments must be settled to meet the Tuition Fee  payment deadlines.

Late Payment Charge

A late payment charge of two percent (2%) per month, compounded monthly, will be charged on all School fees that are overdue. The School also reserves the right to give the places of students with overdue payment to waiting applicants. Late payments may put a child’s seat at risk.

Method of Payment

1) Bank remittance 

Payment can be made by bank transfer payable to the School’s USD or RMB bank account. For easy identification, please forward a copy of your bank remittance advice with your child’s passport name to our Accounts Office. (See below)

Our bank account information:

USD Account Name: YEW CHUNG INTERNATIONAL SCHOOL OF CHONGQING
USD Account Number: 111636026947
USD Bank & Branch Name: Bank of China, Liangjiang Chongqing Branch
RMB Account Name: 重庆耀中国际学校
RMB Account Number: 114408185408
RMB Bank & Branch Name: 中国银行重庆市两江分行
Address: B4 Yu Xin Square,50 Huang Shan Road, Yu Bei District, Chongqing
SWIFT Code: BKCHCNBJ59A

(Conversion from USD & other currencies to RMB is based on the market exchange rate at the time of actual payment.)

 

2) Pay in person

RMB cash payment can be accepted. However, large cash payment is NOT recommended.

Note: Personal cheques cannot be accepted.
Debit/Credit cards, electronic card payment will incur extra transaction fee. Please contact Accounts Office for details.

 

Please contact the Accounts Office within the same month of the payment if a fapiao is requested.

Please contact Accounts Office at
Tel: (008623) 8879 1610
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Refunds 

Please refer to the School Fees and Policies.

Should you require further assistance, please contact the School at:

Campus Address: No. 2 Huxia Street, Yuanyang Town, New Northern Zone, Chongqing 401122
Office hours: 8 a.m.–4.30 p.m., Monday – Friday.
Tel: (008623) 8879 1000
Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Website: www.ycis-cq.com

In case of inconsistencies between the English and Chinese versions of this document, the English version shall prevail.

 

Updated March 13, 2017