Attendance Dues

As part of being a member of a Catholic School Community, there is a financial commitment required from families to ensure the provision of an excellent Catholic education in a well cared for environment.

Full Year Fees 

Type  |  Year 0 – Year 8Per TermPer Year
Attendance Dues$117.00$468.00
Special Catholic Character$  12.50$  50.00
Totals $129.50$518.00

School Attendance Dues Financial Assistance

Financial Assistance Scheme 2022 notice

Attendance Dues

Attendance Dues are a compulsory payment under the terms of the Education and Training Act 2020 and a condition of enrolment at St Joseph’s School Grey Lynn.  Attendance Dues are charged for all students who attend Catholic Schools in New Zealand.

Attendance Dues are used to repay loans for building works done at schools in the Auckland Diocese, property related costs including school building works, buildings insurance and costs directly associated with the administration of attendance dues.

Attendance Dues are collected by St Joseph’s School, Grey Lynn on behalf of the school’s Proprietor, the Roman Catholic Bishop of Auckland. The attendance dues collected by St Joseph’s School, Grey Lynn are forwarded to Auckland Common Fund Limited, a company established by the proprietors of Catholic integrated schools in the Diocese of Auckland responsible for the collection of attendance dues.

Attendance Dues payable for 2022 school year:

Primary

Y0 – Y8          $117.00 per term ($468.00 per year) including GST

Attendance Dues can be paid in full at the beginning of the school year, per term or by regular instalment.

More information is available from your school office  by phone (09) 376 5456 or via email office@st-joseph.school.nz, on Attendance Dues if you require further information or need any assistance.

Special Catholic Character Contributions

The Catholic Special Character contribution is a voluntary donation of $12.50 per term ($50.00 per annum) per student.

This contribution provides the main source of funding for all services provided to St Joseph School, Grey Lynn by the Catholic Education Services Board.  No contributions are made by the Government for these services.

The Catholic Education Services Board assists schools to provide a Catholic education for your child through the preservation and enhancement of the Catholic Special Character in our schools.