Tuition and Fees

Tuition and fees are set annually.




Gan Katan (Junior Kindergarten): $16,320

Gan – 5th Grade: $26,380

6th-8th Grade: $27,380

Sibling Subsidies
10% discount per additional child (3 or more students)

Capital Repairs & Replacement Fund
$1,000 per family, waived for Jr. K students

Mishpachat Gesher (PTO) Dues

$54 for the first child, $18 per each additional child

New Student Application Fee
$125 per child. Non-refundable, not applicable to tuition

New Student Enrollment Deposit
$1250 per child(K-8), $750 per child(Jr.K). Non-refundable, applied towards tuition across selected payment plan.


Financial Assistance

Confidential and need based FACTS Financial Aid forms for K-8 are due January 31, 2022*

*Financial Aid is not available for JK.

For new families and new siblings K – 8, an application for admission must be submitted before financial aid applications can be processed.

Click here to apply.

Additional Fees

Middle School Class Trips

  • Sixth Grade- Teva Nature Center (four days)
  • Seventh Grade- Philadelphia (two days)
  • Eighth Grade Israel Experience (two weeks)

Mispachat Gesher PTO Membership
All Jr.K-8th Grade families are members of Mishpachat Gesher PTO. Annual dues are $54 per family plus $18 for each additional sibling enrolled at Gesher after the first.


Transportation (Bus Service): Fees and routes to be determined annually. For the 2021-2022 school year Round trip transportation is $3,600. One-way(AM or PM) transportation is $2,535.

After School Childcare:  Fees determined annually. Available through Wonders

Melnick After School Program: Activity offerings include Gesher United Athletics, Gesher Bridgetones, Gesher School Musical. Fees are determined annually. Contact the business office for more information.

This year the Jewish Federation of Greater Washington provided a total of $1,327,951 to six area Jewish day schools, or the equivalent of a $458 tuition reduction per child. Gesher Jewish Day School was pleased to receive $63,583 in additional scholarship funds for FY22.