Sliding Scale - Blue Bear School of Music

Blue Bear provides significant savings to students of all ages with financial need through our sliding scale tuition program.  The amount of support you receive is based on your gross income from your tax return.  Consult the charts (including for Little Bears and summer camps) below to see if you qualify.  If you do, we’ll need to see a copy of page one of your prior year tax.

Please note: sliding scale applicants cannot be listed as a dependent on another person’s tax return.

Sliding Scale Discount:

1 in family 2 in family 3 in family
Adjusted Gross Income
Under $25,000 50% off classes
30% off lessons
Under $30,000 40% off classes
25% off lessons
50% off classes
30% off lessons
Under $35,000 30% off classes
20% off lessons
40% off classes
25% off lessons
50% off classes
30% off lessons
Under $40,000 20% off classes & lessons 30% off classes
20% off lessons
40% off classes
25% off lessons
Under $45,000  20% off classes & lessons 30% off classes
20% off lessons
Under $50,000  20% off classes & lessons

Little Bears Sliding Scale:

 

Summer Camps Sliding Scale:

1 dependent 2 dependents 3 dependents
Under $25,000 $75 for one camp
Under $30,000 $200 for one camp $75 for one camp
Under $35,000 $300 for one camp $200 for one camp $75 for one camp
Under $40,000 $350 for one camp $300 for one camp $200 for one camp
Under $45,000 $400 for one camp $350 for one camp $300 for one camp
Under $50,000 $400 for one camp $350 for one camp
Under $55,000 $400 for one camp

 

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