Fees

2018-19 academic year

Lower and Middle School

Basic annual fee £8,100.00

Termly fee £2,700.00

Kindergarten

Basic annual fee £7,310.00

Termly fee £2,436.67

Early Years Funding for 15 hours funded per week based on the length of the term is available for children aged between 3 and 5, from the term starting after they turn 3 until the term after they turn 5.

For children born between 1 Sep and 31 Dec – they will start being eligible from the 1 Jan when they are 3 years old and cease to be eligible from 1 Jan when they are 5 years old.

For children born between 1 Jan and 31 Mar – they will start being eligible from the 1 Apr when they are 3 years old and cease to be eligible from 1 Apr when they are 5 years old.

For children born between 1 Apr and 31 Aug – they will start being eligible from the 1 Sep when they are 3 years old and cease to be eligible from 1 Sep when they are 5 years old.

  • Approximate full year fee after EYF funding is £4,703

  • Approximate two term fee (Spring & Summer 19) after EYF funding is £3,253

  • Approximate one term fee (Summer 19) after EYF funding is £1,553

These are not flat each term due to variation in term lengths.

Sibling discounts

Eldest child at the school pays the full fee for the year.

First sibling has 15% deducted from their fee.

Second and any subsequent siblings have 25% deducted from their fee.

Payment

The school terms are for payment by 10 equal installments from Sep-Jun either by Direct Debit or Standing Order.

For children under the mandatory school age (term after they turn 5 years old) the school can accept childcare vouchers as partial or full payment of fees. The same applies to the new government tax free childcare scheme. Once children are over 5 the school fees should not be paid using these.

Extras:

Afternoon Care £14 per session for Kindergarten children and class 1 & 2 children with short days. From 1.00 to 3.30pm.

Afternoon care must be booked online in advance at https://gss.bookmeup.co.uk

Breakfast Club £6 for per morning. Includes servings of porridge with honey raisins and seeds.
7.30 - 8.50am for Kindergarten children
7.30 - 8.30am for lower school children

        

Application Fee

£50 per child. This is a one-off fee which registers your child’s application on the Kindergarten/Lower School waiting list.

Fee Deposits

A deposit equivalent to one terms fees is required on acceptance of a child’s place at the school. This is deducted from the fees due for the final term that the child is at the school, provided the appropriate notice of leaving in writing has been given. It is non-refundable prior to the child starting at the school.

Community Fund

A fund amounting to 8% of the school's fee income is made available to help families on low incomes or experiencing temporary financial hardship. Please contact the School Bursar for more details. Please also see our Bursary Policy and our Bursary Application Form.