Philippines The Brent International School and similar schools were founded by Americans upon the American college preparatory model in the early 20th Century during the country’s American colonial period. However, this is a rare exception, and most schools will offer partial financial aid to help cover tuition costs. This original Lyceum is remembered as the location of the peripatetic school of Aristotle. How much of tuition does aid cover? In some instances, it could cover the entire cost of tuition. Last week, the AFT upped the ante, hosting an event in Washington in collaboration with the Howard University School of Education.