Tuition & Fees INFORMATION
74th Season: 2021-2022

2021-2022 Tuition Levels

Tuition listed is per semester and will charged in September 2021 and January 2022 via a personalized email to each family. Payment can be made via check or a link in the tuition emails that will be sent directly to families.

Symphony Orchestra: $265 + fundraising* 

Concert Orchestra: $250 + fundraising* 

Repertory  Orchestra: $235 + fundraising* 

Preparatory String Orchestra: $220 + fundraising*


  • Multi-Orchestra/Sibling Discount: For every additional child’s registration per Session for CKYO, you may deduct 10% (i.e. 2 children in CKYO = deduct  10% from 2nd registration; 3 children in CKYO = deduct 10% each from 2nd & 3rd, etc.) *This also applies to students who participate in more than 1 ensemble on different instruments. (e.g. Student plays violin in Monday Night A Ensemble Orchestra and oboe in Woodwind Ensemble A, deduct 10% from one orchestra tuition each Session).

  • Late Fee: Tuition received AFTER the date of the second rehearsal  of the semester will incur a fee of 10%.


Each  CKYO student is required to assist CKYO in Fundraising each semester.  Students may participate in Flower Sales each semester or sell Program Ads to fulfill the Fundraising Quota. 

Ways to fulfill the Fundraising portion of your tuition:

  • Fundraising Cash Opt Out: Cash opt out per semester is an additional $60 per student;

  • Flower Sales: Fall Semester: Poinsettia and Greens from Pemberton's Greenhouse - sale during October/November, pick-up after Thanksgiving; Spring Semester: Hanging Flower baskets and flats from Pemberton's Greenhouse - sale during March/April, pick up the week before Mother's Day.

  • Program Advertising: Each season CKYO prints professional programs for each concert and distributes them at each event. Sell a program ad to a local business or organization (of any size) and fulfill your fundraising requirement for the entire season! More information is available HERE.