FREQUENT QUESTIONS

QUESTIONS ABOUT MUSE GLOBAL?

Find answers to some of the most frequently asked questions below.

Admissions


What is MUSE Global School’s age policy?

For Kindergarten, your child must be at least 5 years old by September 1st. Early Childhood Education starts at 2.3 years old.


When should I apply?

MUSE Global School has priority enrollment dates and rolling admissions dates. Please visit our Admissions Process & Timeline page for more details.


How does MUSE Global School make admission decisions?

MUSE Global School makes its admission decisions based on the student information in the application, including previous academic years records and recommendations. The student intake and parent interview are also factored into the admissions decision.


Fees


What are the initial fees?

All MUSE Global School costs are outlined on the Tuition page.


Tuition


How much is tuition?

Please visit our Tuition page for MUSE Global School tuition costs.


Do you offer a tuition discount for siblings?

Yes, we do offer a tuition discount for siblings. Please connect with Alexandra Pesko, Director of Admissions, for more information.


Do I have to pay my tuition all at once?

No. MUSE Global School has payment options for all families. Families can choose to pay in one, two, or ten monthly installments.


How do I pay my tuition?

All tuition is paid through Community Brand’s TuitionPay suite.


Financial Aid


How do I apply for discounted tuition?

We use School and Student Services (SSS) by Community Brands for the discounted tuition application process. To apply for aid, please create an account here.


Will my child’s admission be affected if we apply for discounted tuition?

No. Admissions is based on past student academic performance, the student intake, and the parent interview. Admission is not based on if a family is applying for aid.


What determines whether or not a student qualifies for discounted tuition?

The total family income that is reported from your discounted tuition application determines whether a student qualifies for discounted tuition.


Do all discounted tuition awards cover the full cost of tuition?

Unfortunately, discounted tuition awards do not cover full tuition costs.


When will I hear about a discounted tuition decision?

Families applying for discounted tuition will receive their aid decisions in March of the academic year you are applying to.


After receiving an award, do I have to re-apply for discounted tuition each year?

Yes. Families must apply for discounted tuition each year they are seeking aid. The discounted tuition application covers one calendar year earnings.


Do I have to pay back discounted tuition?

No, you do not have to pay back any awarded discounted tuition.


General Questions


What are your school hours?

MUSE Global School hours are 8:30am – 3:00pm PST.


Do you offer after school enrichment courses?

We offer after school enrichment courses in soccer, yoga, basketball, performing arts and swimming from 3:00pm – 4:30pm PST.


Do you offer transportation?

Yes, transportation is offered with Palisades and Malibu stops, Valley and North Hollywood stops and Sherman Oaks and Woodland Hills stops. Transportation cost is $1,000 per year.


Is there really no homework?

MUSE students do have “work at home” —not busy work, but intentional and relevant practice of skills, content learning, reading, writing and passion exploration.


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