Suri Cruise is getting schooled at the prestigious new Avenues private school that opened in Manhattan this fall…and it’s only costing her parents the bargain price of $40,000 a year. Whoa! While we realize it sounds like a fortune, you may be surprised that the price tag on Suri’s education is right in line with some of the top private schools in the country. Here’s a look at some of those elite schools, thanks to Business Insider.com:

Lycée Français de New York, New York, NY
Tuition: $26,100
Famous students and grads include the Jolie-Pitts, Danielle Steel, and Lourdes Leon.
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Harvard-Westlake School, Studio City, CA
Tuition: $29,200
Famous students and grads include Lily Collins, Jake and Maggie Gyllenhaal, Steven Bing, Jason Segel, Tori Spelling, Jason Reitman, Jamie Lee Cuurtis, and Shirley Temple. The children of Denzel Washington, Steven Spielberg, Cybil Shepard, Tom Hanks, and Peter Gallagher have all attended.
Fun fact: Ashton Kutcher was the football coach for a brief moment.
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Crossroads School for Arts & Sciences, Santa Monica, CA
Tuition: $29,250
Famous students and grads include Kate Hudson, Zooey Deschanel, Gary Coleman, Michael Bay, Jonah Hill, Jason Ritter, Maya Rudolph, and Gwyneth Paltrow.
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Sidwell Friends School, Washington, D.C.
Tuition: $34,000
Famous students and grads include Sasha and Malia Obama, Chelsea Clinton, Tricia Nixon Cox, Charlie Gibson, Davis Guggenheim, and Bill Nye.
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The Spence School, New York, NY
Tuition: $39,200
Famous students and grads include Gwyneth Paltrow (post-Crossroads), Emmy Rossum, Kerry Washington, Jade Jagger, and Alley Mills.
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Source: Business Insider.com

 

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