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School Fees

Fees for the School Year September 2016 - August 2017

Nursery (9am-3pm)  £3,180 per term (5 days). These fees include the provision of a hot lunch each day. FREE After School Care is currently available to Nursery children from 3pm to 4.30pm

£2,545 per term for 4 days

£1,910 per term for 3 days (Rising threes may opt to do fewer or shorter days)


Reception  £3,385 per term

Year One   £3,745 per term

Year Two   £3,745 per term

Year Three £4,405 per term

Parents should note that, for three and four year olds, fifteen hours free entitlement to education per week is provided by the Government. As an independent school the fifteen hours free entitlement is offered within a package of integrated care, learning and development over thirty four weeks. The fees shown above are for non government funded places. 


Years 4 – 8  £4,405 per term

Please note that we do not provide school meals except in Nursery where children receive a hot lunch as part of the core session.

Our fees are all-inclusive; there are no charges for textbooks, day trips, theatre visits, or most field trips or walking trips except Normandy, Italy and the Alps walking trip and Adventure Week. There is a small supplement for dinners for field and walking trips.


Before School Care
Early Birds 7:45am-8:45am
NurseryReception, Year One and Two £4.50 with breakfast; £3 without breakfast

After School Care
FREE After School Care is available for all Dolphin children until 4.30pm each day
4:30pm-5:45pm £2.50 per half hour or part thereof
5:45pm-6pm £15 per quarter of an hour or part thereof
All children to be collected and off the premises by 6pm. 

Examination Fees
Fees for public examinations are charged at the costs set by the examination boards.  

Optional Extras:
Music tuition £195 per term per instrument
Judo £87 per term (incl hire of kit)
Ballet £84 per term
Yoga £5 per session  

Please note that a half term's notice is required for music tuition, judo, ballet, yoga and extra tuition.  

When two or more children from the same family have full-time places at the school, second and subsequent children receive a five percent discount. 

These fees are subject to periodic increase. Fees are payable termly in advance. One complete term's notice must be given in writing to the Head, otherwise one term's fees in lieu of notice is required when a pupil leaves the school.