Technology fees charged by the school, provided the fee does not include the ownership (lease to own or purchase) of any devices, especially personal, computing devices.
Fees for group instruction activities such as music, art, and physical education; if these fees are included in courses regularly offered in the curriculum of the school
Costs or fees for course-required or end-of-year examinations/tests, consistent with U.S. public school requirements
Necessary elective courses offered by the school
Musical instrument rental fee required for course as part of school curriculum
Tuition and Education Resources
Publically advertised tuition rates
Required elective courses offered by the school
Textbooks, or access to online textbooks, used as a standard work for the study of a particular subject and required as part of the curriculum and supplies normally provided free of charge in public schools in the U.S
Room and board in private boarding school facilities
Five-Day Boarding: Transportation to and from school on weekends and school breaks.
Full-Time Boarding: Transportation provided from duty station to the school/boarding facility at the beginning of the school year and at the end of the school year up to the limit of the education allowance set by the DSSR.
Transportation at school breaks
Field trips/school excursions//athletic events regardless of whether the trips are predominantly academic in nature or if participation is mandatory or voluntary.
Personal devices including, but not limited to, computing devices, internet, personal telephone, satellite or communications
Magazine or newspaper subscriptions
Admission to school events
PSAT/ACT/SAT associated costs
Fees for locker or towels
Fees for museums, culture events, or performances
Fees for graduation, yearbooks, parent-school organizations.
Debentures that pay for shares of stock in the school which make either the employee or the United States Government a shareholder in the school