Financial Assistance Statement of Purpose:
The purpose of Legacy’s financial assistance program is to enroll qualified students who could not otherwise afford to attend, thus maximizing the strength of the student body.
Financial Assistance Policy:
All financial assistance awards are made on the basis of a family’s demonstrated financial need, and are reserved for families who have no alternative to requesting assistance. All families requesting financial assistance must complete the FACTS Grant/Aid application. There is a non-refundable $30 fee payable to FAST via Mastercard, Visa or American Express for each family application.
can apply online beginning February 1, 2014, at
under the admissions menu.Once an
online application has been completed, the following information will need to
be sent to FACTS to complete the application process:
- Copies of your most recent
Federal tax forms including all supporting tax schedules.
- Copies of your 2013 W-2
forms for both you and your spouse.
- Copies of supporting
documentation for Social Security Income, Welfare, Child Support, Food
Stamps, Workers’ Compensation, and TANF.
supporting documentation can be uploaded in pdf format online.
can also be faxed to 1-866-315-9264 or mailed to the address below. Please be
sure to include the applicant ID on all faxed or mailed correspondence.
FACTS Grant & Aid Assessment
P.O. Box 82524
Legacy’s Financial Assistance Committee reviews the information submitted and makes a decision based on information received.
In the event that the total demonstrated need of all families exceeds the financial assistance budget, the following categories may be considered in allocating awards in order to make the best fit of available resources.
Legacy Christian Academy also endorses and follows the NAIS
Principles of Good Practice for financial assistance, including:
Legacy requires adequate documentation of family resources when determining need.
Legacy does not use financial need as a consideration in determining a student’s eligibility for admissions.
Legacy assesses annually, in a consistent and equitable manner, each family’s ability to pay for education.
Legacy recognizes that the primary responsibility for financing a student’s independent school education rests with his/her family.
Legacy safeguards the confidentiality of all financial information supplied by a family.
Legacy Christian Academy’s financial assistance policy is non-discriminatory on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, national, or ethnic origin.
Financial Assistance Policy (PDF)