School Fees

For the 2024-25 academic year


Senior SchoolYears 7-13:£8,830 per term
Junior SchoolYears 3-6:£8,095 per term
Pre-Preparatory SchoolReception to Year 2:£7,645 per term

The above figures are inclusive of lunch, the use of books, stationery, future life membership of the Cholmeleian Society, compulsory field work and day visits which take place in curricular time.


Senior School 16+ entry
Application Fee £150. A deposit* of £5,000 is payable on accepting a place.

Senior School 11+ entry and Junior School 7+ entry
Application Fee £150 (£300 if tests are to be taken abroad, by agreement with the Admissions Office). A deposit* of £4,000 is payable on accepting a place.

Pre-Preparatory School 4+ entry
Application Fee** £150, requested only from those whose applications are accepted for assessment. A deposit* of £4,000 is payable on accepting a place.

* The deposit is retained until the pupil leaves the school.
** Please note this is subject to change


The costs associated with sitting and administering public examinations is charged as a supplemental item and will depend on the fees levied by the relevant examination boards. More detail is available on request.


35 minutes: £36.10 each

50 minutes: £51.90 each

Pre Prep 30 minutes: £31.10 each

School Instrument hire: Hire of School Instruments is competitively priced according to instrument (Enquire about availability and costs if required.

Lessons are billed pro rata in arrears. Half a terms notice (5 academic weeks’) is required to stop lessons. 48 hours’ notice is required to reschedule a specific lesson.