LREI seeks to enroll strong, inquisitive learners with diverse talents and backgrounds. Our financial Aid budget is one of the largest in the city and supports our mission to build an inclusive community which represents a  diversity of cultures, experiences, and economic backgrounds. 
Current tuition for Fours through twelfth Grades for the 2018-19 academic year is $45,485. Tuition is payable in three installments after the initial enrollment deposit: April 1st, July 1st, and November 1st. A 10-month payment plan is available through Smart Tuition for families awarded financial aid. Tuition-refund insurance is recommended for all enrolled families.

LREI Tuition includes:
  • Breakfast, mid-morning snack, and a delicious lunch
  • All required books
  • Chromebook in Grades 6-8
  • Macbook in Grades 9-12
  • Field Trips
  • Overnight trips in Grades 9-11
  • Participation in our performing arts and athletics programs, including all equipment and uniforms
  • College application expenses including travel and test prep (provided in accordance with financial aid)
  • Senior Prom
  • Senior Banquet and Graduation
LREI is committed to every student having access to the core experience, regardless of socio-economic background. Tuition covers the cost of most school-related activities and trips taken throughout the year. There are some years in which an additional fee may be associated with a grade level trip or activity. When these instances occur, the school will provide additional support for each child to participate based on their family’s demonstrated financial need. Below is a list of grade level trips and associated fees:

Overnight Trip Fees


 Grade/Trip
 Trip Fee
 Third and Fourth Grade Farm Trip
 $600
 Fifth and Sixth Grade Ashokan Trip
 $350
 Seventh and Eighth Grade Overnight Trips
 $850
 Eighth Grade World Language Trip   $3,000-$3,500