Sandpoint Christian School strives to keep a balance of affordability and meeting the financial needs of our school. We don’t want tuition to be the deciding factor in seeking a Christian education. If you need financial assistance here is the information to apply:
Access Application at: https://smartaidforparents.com
Smart School ID#: 14928 Sandpoint Christian School
Eligible Grades: Kindergarten – 8th Grade
Family Codes: New Family= New Family
Returning= Returning Family
Student Codes: New Student= New Student
Returning= Returning Student
Blackbaud Financial Aid Management Application Fee: $35
Required Supporting Documentation
Applications submitted without documentation will not be processed.
Most recent paystubs
Most recent W-2 forms for all jobs.
Most recently filed federal tax returns: 1040, 1040A, 1040EZ with all schedules.
Most recently filed business tax return: 1120, 1120S, 1065 (if applicable).
Supplemental income documentation: Social Security income, Welfare, Food Stamps, Child Support, 1099-M Forms, Worker’s Compensation, Unemployment, Veterans Benefits, Housing Allowance, etc.
If you are unable to provide any of the aforementioned items, please submit a Special Circumstance Letter indicating which document(s) you are unable to provide and why. This information will be shared with your school for consideration.
Creating Your Account
Please visit https://smartaidforparents.com and create your account by entering your primary email address as your username. Smart Aid will use this email address to contact you if your application is “on hold” for missing documentation. Once you create your username and password, you will receive a verification email. Once you click the verification link to verify that you are the account holder, you will be able to log in using the username and password you created. Please be advised that if you do not click the verification link that is sent to your email address, you will not be able to log in or reset your password.
Documentation should be submitted at the time the application is completed. Application IDs must be included on all documents. Failure to include your ID will delay processing of your application. Please be advised that each document must be uploaded separately under the appropriate document type in order for your application to automatically move into the review status.
Direct Upload: https://smartaidforparents.com (login with your username and password)
If you created a Smart Aid account to apply for financial aid in a prior year, your application will roll over into the next school year. Your username and password will remain the same, as well as your application ID number (with the exception of the first two digits as that indicate the school year). The Parent/Guardian and Dependents section of the application will be auto-filled for you, you will simply need to confirm the information before advancing to the next sections of the application. If any information from the Parent/Guardian and Dependent section should be updated, please make the necessary changes.
Smart Aid Contact Information
Phone Support: (800)-360-8027
Email Support: firstname.lastname@example.org
Notification of Financial Aid
Once your application is processed, a financial aid recommendation will be forwarded to Sandpoint Christian School. All final financial aid decisions, including notification of an award amount (if any) will be made by Sandpoint Christian School. If you have not received notification regarding financial aid, contact the financial administrator at Sandpoint Christian School.