Student fees for sports, other activities in area high schools

Unless noted, fee amounts are per sport, or per extracurricular activity for the school year. Assabet Valley Tech, Bedford, Keefe Tech, Minuteman, Nashoba Valley Tech, Waltham, and Weston high schools do not charge activity fees.

District 2012-2013
sports fees
Family cap
(for sports)
Activity fees
(per year)
Acton-Boxborough $205 $820
Alqonquin  $200 $50 per student
Arlington $100-$700  $1,250
Ashland $259-$275 
Ayer $200 $250 student cap;
$400 family cap
$50
Belmont $450, $300, $150 $100 per student;
music, fine arts
$250-$275
Bellingham $125;
football, hockey, $150
$250 per season
Bromfield School $260-$360 
Brookline $200
Concord-Carlisle $200 $600
Dover-Sherborn $275 $1,375 $45 per student
Framingham $225 $1,000
Franklin $175-$200*  
Groton-Dunstable $300**   $1,000
Holliston $200
Hopkinton $150
Hudson $100
King Philip Regional $200-$300***
Lexington $325, $300, free  $625
Lincoln-Sudbury $365
Littleton $200 $550 $50 per student
Marlborough $150 per student
Maynard $400 first child,
$200 others
$400 first child,
$200 others
Medfield $225 $25
Medway $235 $940 $30
Milford $125****   $375
Millis $220 $880
Natick $150 $450
Nashoba Regional $150*****
Needham $285-$535, 4-sport cap
Newton $300-$400   $900 $125 student,
$150 per drama
production 
Nipmuc Regional $200-$425  
North Middlesex Reg. $150
Shrewsbury $290 $870 $100 per student
Tahanto Regional $125, $225   $525 $50; $150 cap
Watertown $200 per student $25
Wayland $250 $1,000
Wellesley $250 $1,500
Westborough $200 $500 $200; $500 cap

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*Hockey $250 surcharge; **hockey $100 surcharge; ***fee reduced for second and third students in family; ****hockey $400, with family cap $600; *****additional fee for boys’ and girls’ ice hockey, swimming, and skiing

SOURCE: School districts