PREPARATORY DEPARTMENT FEES SEPTEMBER 2018

TUITION FEE

Years 1-3 = £3,795
Years 4-7 = £3,995

MONTHLY

Year 1 = £379.50 (or £348.50 if transferring from Pre-Prep)
Years 2-3 = £379.50
Years 4-7 = £399.50

MILK CHARGE

All Forms = £24.00 per annum

FAMILY DISCOUNT

second child – 5% discount – £360.53 (P1-P3) – £379.53 (P4-P7)
third child – 10% discount – £341.55 (P1-P3) – £359.55 (P4-P7)
fourth child – 25% discount – £284.63 (P1-P3) – £299.63 (P4-P7)

PRE-SCHOOL TRANSFER SPECIAL DISCOUNT

A discount is available to pupils transferring from Pre-School, making the fees £3,485 per annum for these pupils. A non-refundable deposit of £250 is required to secure a place. This will be offset against the fees payable for Prep 1.

PAYMENT OF FEES

Fees are paid monthly (from September – June) by direct debit, to facilitate budgeting. Fees include textbooks and stationery as well as tuition.

PRE-SCHOOL DEPARTMENT FEES SEPTEMBER 2018

The fees effective from 1 September 2018 will be as follows:

Pre-School Hours – 8:30am–12:30pm or 8:30am–2:30pm – £4.70 per hour.
If using Childcare vouchers, this hourly rate can be reduced to approx £3. Please note that the legislation has changed, with April 2018 being the latest date that you can join the Childcare Voucher Scheme.
For those who have already joined, the tax advantages will continue.

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This charge includes visits by Jo-Jingles (generally twice per month) and a nutritious, freshly prepared lunch. (There is no reduction in fee levels if a child is absent from the Pre-School Group for any reason).

There is also a Breakfast Club available from 8:00am–8:30am, costing £2.40 per day.

AFTER-SCHOOL CHILDMINDING SERVICES

To facilitate working parents, we also offer childminding services in the afternoon as follows:

2:30pm – 3:30pm
3:30pm – 5:30pm (depending on parental demand, this session may be extended until 6:00pm)

Sessions available at the hourly rate of £5.20. Please note that by using Childcare Vouchers, the hourly rate can be reduced to approx £3.40.

All sessions are available for both Pre-School age and school age pupils, providing there is sufficient demand. Exciting activities are organised on a daily basis.

Details of how to book these sessions are available from the School Office (telephone 02890 771139).

Fees are payable on a monthly basis immediately on receipt of an invoice.

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