Tuition and Fees

Why ICS Addis?

The International Community School of Addis Ababa is a not-for-profit school, dedicated to providing a world-class education for the international community in Addis Ababa.

Our educators are our most valuable resource, and your tuition allows us to hire and retain dedicated and experienced teachers and specialists from around the world. Over 80% of our expenditures are devoted to school personnel. We also develop and maintain facilities that enhance learning in the beauty of our green and spacious campus.

By choosing to enroll your children at ICS Addis, you are giving them the gift of a highly effective education delivered in a learning progressive environment. Through personalized learning opportunities, a rigorous curriculum, and a diverse and inclusive campus, your children will acquire essential skills for their future and the future of our world.

Revenues and Expenses

Independent Not For Profit School

Tuition and fees set by the Board of Governors

100% Revenue comes from Tuition and Fees

85% Expenses go to Human Resources

2024-25 Tuition and Fees

ICS Addis tuition and fees must be paid in United States dollars (USD) or equivalent hard currency. All tuition fees listed are in USD. See Tuition Fees and Notes below for additional information or download the full 2024-25 tuition and fees HERE.

The 2023-24 tuition and fees are HERE.

Tuition and fees must be paid in full before a student may attend school.

Tuition Includes:


Campus and facilities access

Participation in after school activities and the local athletics league

Library resources and space

Technology devices and resources

English as an Academic Language (EAL) and mild to moderate learning support services

International Baccalaureate exam fees

University and college counseling

Tuition and Fees Notes