How much does schooling cost?

What formula can you use to determine how much education will cost you from when your child enters formal schooling until they matriculate?

You need to take all the school years and times this with the school fees, taking inflation into account. There are also a lot of additional costs to take into account, not just school fees. Uniforms, outings, stationery and transport are examples of some of the additional costs.

Download the “Cost of Schooling Calculation�? sheet under “Attachments�? on this page to help you with these calculations. Replace the values with the amounts from your child’s school and see the total change.

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