The service provider has a nominal
convenience fee for completing transactions. The district does not share
in the fee. It goes directly to e-Funds.Parents can pay fees and reload accounts for multiple children and have it count as ONE transaction.
Electronic Checking Payment (from your bank account) = $1.00 Note: This fee goes directly to e-Funds and is not set by the school district. The system carries a Non-Sufficient Funds (NSF) charge if the payment is returned as such.
Credit or Debit Cards = $2.65 Note: This fee goes directly to e-Funds and is not set by the school district.
There is no daily limit on the
transaction amount. Parents can now pay for multiple students at the
same time and incur only one (1) convenience fee.
The Nine Mile Falls School District is pleased to offer a service for parents called e-Funds for Schools. This user friendly program offers various options for parents/guardians who choose to make meal payments and school fees online.
Parents will have the option of paying
fees by having funds electronically withdrawn from their checking
account, credit card or debit card. e-Funds For Schools
is a secure service provider authorized by the Board of Education. e-Funds will charge
parents a convenience fee for processing payments, similar to other
online banking services. The district will not request or keep records
of family checking or credit card account information.
Access to e-funds is available through links on this page or through Skyward Family Access.
Instructions: Step-by-step instructions have been created to assist you with the e-Funds
You will be in full control of your e-funds account and can make a payment at any time that is convenient for you. No payments will be allowed without your knowledge and authorization. By
providing your home and/or work e-mail address, the system will send an
e-mail notification informing you of the student's name, purpose of the
payment, and the amount of the transaction. The e-Funds for Schools Web site is secure and uses industry standard data encryption.
How does e-Funds for Schools work?
Families set up and maintain their own log-ins, passwords, and payment
preferences. Your account information is retained in a
e-Funds For Schools will help to eliminate last minute check writing hassles and improve efficiencies.
Online payments will help eliminate the worry that your children could lose or forget the money intended for school items.
Payments from a credit card or checking account are easy to set up.
Parents/guardians have the option of establishing a recurring payment or may opt to make one-time payments.
Your payment history for the year is available with a click of the mouse.