Umbrella Program – Services

Umbrella Program – Services

Click here to submit an application: Umbrella Program Application

The Comenius School serves our families through a variety of programs. A partial listing is given below.

Services Provided

  • Administer PSAT Test(Franklin location) for grades 10 and 11; available to 9th grade, space permitting
  • Administer Standardized Test (Franklin location) for grades 3-9 (grades 3, 6, and 9 are encouraged to test; grades 4, 5, 7, and 8 are welcome to test at their parents’ discretion)
  • Assist in school transfer
  • General Advisement
  • Graduation
  • High School advisement for graduation requirements
  • Maintain all academic records
  • Monthly Newsletters
  • Regular Office Hours
  • RenWeb School Management System (communication, re-enrollment, etc)
  • Summer School
  • Sports programs for grades 6-12 (additional fees, contact Thom Coghlan at
  • One Day A Week Tutorial for grades K-12
  • Three Day A Week Tutorial for Grades 9-12
  • Transcripts, diplomas, driver’s forms, verification of school enrollment
  • Group Discount for Home School Legal Defense (HSLD) – See details under Legal Info Tab


Umbrella Program

  • Regular Registration runs from February 1 – August 15
  • Late Registration runs from  August 16 – August 31 with a $25 late fee (per student)
  • Enrollment after September 1st will be considered on a case by case basis
  • Returning students who have not registered by September 1st will be removed from TCS’s roster and risk homeschooling illegally
  • Students withdrawn or absent from school for more than 5 days prior to applying to TCS will not be eligible for enrollment
  • Seniors will not be eligible for enrollment after Dec 1
  • Summer School Registration runs from June 1 – June 15; Late registration will access a $25 late fee.

Tutorial Enrollment Season

The enrollment season for the Comenius School tutorial runs from February 1 through June 30th.

  • Deadline for returning tutorial students is April 30th. Reenrollment after April 30th will incur a $25 late fee.
  • Deadline for New tutorial applicants is June 30th.

All families are encouraged to begin the process as early as possible to ensure that sufficient time is allowed for a peaceful process.

Registration Fees


Regular Registration
$75 per student K-5th grade
$105 per student 6th-8th grade
$125 per student 9th-12th grade
$125 per student – Summer School (June 15 – August 15)

Late Registration
$25 per student will be added to all registrations after August 15

Family Enrollment Fee Cap
TCS understands that as a whole, the homeschooling community is mindful of stewarding their financial resources wisely. In a desire to respect that priority, TCS offers its families with multiple children a Family Enrollment Fee Cap of $375 per academic year when enrolled by August 15th. Please determine if you are eligible for the FEFC prior to completing your online application or online re-enrollment and follow the instructions given to take advantage of the FEFC.

Application Fee for NEW students: $50 paid on-line

Reenrollment Fee: $30 Enrollment is manual and done in-house. Contact our registrar to complete reenrollment process.

Tuition K-6: $2000 for the 1st student; discounts available for multiple children. Speak to our TCS Admissions for more information.

Tuition 6-12: $2000 plus electives (based on course selection); discounts available for multiple children. Speak to our TCS Admissions for more information.

Other Fees

  • Service fee on all returned checks – $25
  • Standardized testing (grades 3-9) – $30 per TCS student to be paid in February
  • PSAT (grades 10 & 11) – $40 per TCS student to be paid in September
  • Monday Workshops – Varies with workshop
  • School Pictures (optional) – cost depends on package ordered
  • Transcript – first 3 (annually) for enrolled students at no charge. Additional are $5 each. There is a $5 fee per request for Graduates or withdrawn students.
  • DMV form – no charge (replacement for expired form is $5)
  • $5 late fee will be accessed for testing registration made after deadline and is based on space available.


Umbrella tuition is non-refundable unless requested within 10 days of application or re-enrollment submission.

Tutorial contracts are binding unless cancelled within 10 business days of signing.

The Comenius School

408 Church Street,
Franklin, TN 37064

Beauty. Goodness. Truth.