Fees

Core Fees for the 2020-2021 academic year are set out below. They include all academic fees, texts, books, lunches, personal accident insurance, and public examination fees, but exclude trips, visits, and extras (see below).

Prep School Core Fees – Michaelmas Term 2020

Year GroupAnnualTerm
Nursery & Reception *£9,390£3,130
Years 1 & 2£9,810£3,270
Year 3£10,590£3,530
Year 4£13,340£4,447
Years 5 & 6£14,540£4,847

*Wellingborough School participates in the Local Education Authority Early Years Funding for 3-4 year olds.

Senior School & Sixth Form Core Fees – Michaelmas term 2020

Year GroupAnnualTerm
Years 7 & 8£15,200£5,067
Year 9 - Upper Sixth£15,950£5,317

Prep School Core Fees – Lent & Trinity Terms 2020

Year GroupAnnualTerm
Nursery & Reception *£9,531£3,177
Years 1 & 2£9,957£3,319
Year 3£10,749£3,583
Year 4£13,540£4,513
Years 5 & 6£14,758£4,919

*Wellingborough School participates in the Local Education Authority Early Years Funding for 3-4 year olds.

Senior School & Sixth Form Core Fees – lent & trinity terms 2020

Year GroupAnnualTerm
Years 7 & 8£15,428£5,143
Year 9 - Upper Sixth£16,189£5,396

Remissions

100% Bursaries are awarded against the whole Core Fee. All other remissions** are awarded against the Core Fee less the lunch component.

**Non-100% bursaries, scholarships, sibling discounts, staff remissions and all other awards that may be in place at such time.

Sibling Discounts

Third Child – 10% (Discount on the termly bill of the youngest child)

Fourth Child*** – 25% (Discount on the termly bill of the youngest child)

***And to additional children thereafter.

Payment of Fees

Please note that under the terms and conditions, fees are due in advance of each term whilst any extra items are billed in arrears. The School does not accept cheques or cash.

Payment of Fees can be made by any of the following methods:

  • Direct Debit**** – Annually/Termly/by Instalment
  • BACS Payment or via Online Banking

****Subject to prior approval and conditional upon meeting certain criteria. This facility may be withdrawn in the event of a default on payment, and the School reserve the right to refuse certain payment methods in the event of persistent defaults.

Admissions Fees

Type of FeeCost of Fee
Registration Fee (Non-Refundable)£75.00
Acceptance Fee (UK Residents)£500.00
Acceptance Fee (Non-UK Residents)One-Term's Fees

Other Charges - Prep School

ChargeCost
Pupils Personal Accident Insurance Scheme£112 per term
Fee Refund Scheme0.87% of term fees
Individual Music Lessons (Years 2 & 3 - 20 minutes)£405 per annum / £135 per term
Individual Music Lessons (Years 4-6 - 35 minutes)£645 per annum / £215 per term
Breakfast Club (Nursery-Year 3)£4.00 per session
After-School Club (Nursery-Year 3)£6.50 per hour (or part there of)
Late Prep (Years 4-6)£6.50 per hour (or part there of)
Learning Support (Group session)£6.00 per session
Learning Support (Individual session)£21.00 per session
Bus RoutesVaries by route

All Music Lessons carry a half-term’s notice which must be given in writing (to the Music School Administrator) by the beginning of the half-term holiday of the term at which you wish lessons to cease.

After-School Club is charged from 4:00pm onwards for siblings of Prep pupils only; otherwise charged from 3:30pm.

Other Charges - Senior School & Sixth Form

ChargeCost
Pupils Personal Accident Insurance Scheme£112 per term
Fee Refund Scheme0.87% of term fees
Individual Music Lessons (35 minutes)£645 per annum / £215 per term
Late Prep (Years 7-8)£6.50 per hour (or part there of)
Learning Support (Group session)£8.40 per session
Learning Support (Individual session)£28.00 per session
Exam re-sits / re-marksVaries by subject / exam board
Bus RoutesVaries by route

All Music Lessons carry a half-term’s notice which must be given in writing (to the Music School Administrator) by the beginning of the half-term holiday of the term at which you wish lessons to cease.

The Learning Support sessions are not the same as the ‘Learning Support’ GCSE option, which is included in the core fee.

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