Through generous donations to our scholarship program, all Kids’ Orchestra families receive 30% – 95% tuition assistance. The remaining tuition costs are calculated on a sliding scale based on household income.

To determine your level of scholarship, proof of income is required. Acceptable forms include a SNAP benefit verification letter, a recent tax return, a W2, an SSI benefit verification letter, one month of recent paychecks for all adult members of the family, an official letter from your employer, pension documentation, or retirement documentation.


Kids' Orchestra and Kids' Choir Tuition Scale


To be considered for a scholarship, please provide your annual household income in the designated section of your Kids’ Orchestra and/or Kids’ Choir application. Then, submit an acceptable form of income verification through one of the following methods no later than September 1:

1. Email to

2. Mail to P.O. Box 788 Baton Rouge, LA 70821

3. Hand deliver to 2015 North Fourth St., Baton Rouge, LA 70801


Payments must be made by the 15th of each installment month (September – February).

 Tuition Payment Methods:

  • Online payment portal HERE

  • Credit or Debit Cards accepted over the phone by calling (225) 922-4656

  • Check or money order mailed to P.O. Box 788 Baton Rouge, LA 70821

  • Check, cash, or money order delivered to 205 North Fourth St., Baton Rouge, LA 70801 between the hours of 9 a.m. and 4 p.m.

 Kids’ Orchestra does not issue a refund for any semester or month already in progress.