School Fees 2017/2018
Little Ardvreck (5-7 year olds) £2256 per term
Montessori Mornings (Monday to Friday for pre-schoolers) £225 per morning per term
After School Club (until 6.00pm or part thereof) £12 per afternoon session
MAIN SCHOOL – FORMS 1 TO 6 INCLUSIVE
Boarders £7242 per term
Day Pupils £4818 per term
Step Up Boarding* £5763 to £6078 per term
*Step Up Boarding (a three night or four night package) is available to all Day Pupils at a cost of £945 or £1260 respectively (to be added to the day fee).
One Night Rates are available to all Day Pupils at a rate of £40 per night. No discounts or bursaries will apply to the One Night Rate.
Boarding fees include laundry and normal medical attention; fees for day pupils include lunch. Boarding and day fees include most necessary books and stationery.
Pupil Personal Accident Cover and Fees Refund Insurance are included on each term’s account. Parents may delete the Fees Refund Insurance if they do not wish to subscribe.
Fees are payable on or before the first day of each term.
A full term’s notice of intention to withdraw a child from the school or from boarding is required in writing to the Headmaster. Failing such notice, a full term’s fees must be paid in lieu. A full term’s notice is also required in writing to the Director of Music of the intention to terminate music lessons.
A non-refundable registration fee of £25 is payable upon application for admission to the school at all levels. Receipt of the registration fee records the name of the pupil on the Entry List but does not constitute an offer of a place at Ardvreck. An acceptance deposit of £250 is payable when the offer of a place in the school is accepted. This will be credited to a pupil’s account on their final fee note, subject to any outstanding liability or charge.
Optional activities may incur an additional charge.
Financial assistance towards payment of school fees can be given to pupils of families meeting the qualifying criteria.
Bursaries – Means tested bursaries are available and the allocation of such bursaries is at the discretion of the Headmaster and Finance Committee. Applications should be made by 1st December each year for the following academic year. Further information on bursaries/financial assistance can be found on our Financial Assistance page.
Sibling Discount – Parents with three or more children in the school at any given time receive the benefit of reductions for additional children as follows:
2nd child 10%
3rd child 25%
4th child 50%
Any request for additional discounts will be subject to a means tested application.
Forces Discount – A 10% discount is available to all full-time serving members of the armed forces (non means tested).
General – A 2% discount is offered for fees paid annually in advance. Each child will only be entitled to one bursary/discount award. Awards are available to all children from Kindergarten year upwards.
The above policies will apply to all new children joining the school from September 2017.
(For a printable version of the school fees document please click here.)