The fees (per term) at Westbourne House for the year beginning September 2017 are as follows:

Financial Matters
Prep School (Years 3 to 8) Pre-Prep (Pre-Nursery to Year 2)
Day (Years 5 to 8)
Intermediate Day (Year 4)
Intermediate Day (Year 3)
Years 1 & 2 £3,548
Boarding Fees (in addition to the Day Pupil fees above) Reception £3,480
Full Boarding International* £3,040 Nursery (All week) £3,480
Full Boarding (7 nights per week) £2,040 Nursery (Mon-Fri mornings)
Additional afternoon sessions available
Part-Time Boarder (5 weekday nights per week) £1,320 Pre-Nursery
(min 3 sessions per week)
Additional sessions available
£713 -
Part-Time Boarder (4 weekday nights per week) £1,155 Fees in the Pre-Nursery and Nursery will vary according to the number of sessions undertaken. Please contact the Bursar for further information.
Part-Time Boarder (3 weekday nights per week) £880  
Part-Time Boarder (2 weekday nights per week) £610   
Part-Time Boarder (1 weekday night per week, Years 3 and 4 only) £400   
Casual Boarding (cost per night)    

Trial Boarding


Sunday night (drop off 8pm)






Saturday night, (collect by 10am Sunday)

Saturday night, (collect by 6pm Sunday)




*English for speakers of other languages £1,000 per term

Prep School After School Care
Per Session
Pre-Prep After School Child Care
Per Session

Mon, Tue, Thu, Fri (4.30-5.30pm)

NB: These sessions are non-chargeable if a child is waiting for an older sibling(s) to finish school at 5.30pm (unless older sibling is a boarder).


Morning (7.45-8.15am)


After School Care is available, please use the following link for details;





The fees include all school meals and snacks, academic examination fees (not music), books, boarding activities, Personal and Dental Accident Insurance, and sibling childcare in Years 3 and 4 as well as local day trips.  Residential and extra-curricular trips are subsidised by the School.  

Pupils' Personal Accident Insurance Scheme | PDF

Fees are due on the first day of each term; interest of 1.5% per month will be charged on overdue accounts fifteen days thereafter. 

Basic fees are paid in advance whereas all additional, non-compulsory “extras” are charged in arrears.

Fees include Pupils' Personal Accident and Dental Insurance.

Music Tuition - available for approximately £215 for 10 individual half-hour lessons; visiting music teachers send bills directly to the pupil’s parents.

Individual Needs Tuition - Several programmes are available; the price depends upon the support required are should be discussed with IENCo. 

Attendance in the Pre-Nursery is flexible and the Bursar can provide costs for combinations of sessions. Children must attend at least 3 sessions per week.

Various insurance schemes are available if required by parents, covering illness of pupils, loss or damage to property, and death or critical illness of a main fee payer. Details can be provided by the Bursar.

A reduction of 5% of fees per term is given for younger brothers and sisters in the Prep School.

The Bursar is always available to give advice on matters affecting finances and payment of fees.

The School acknowledges that some parents may like to pay their school fess monthly; we therefore provide details below of a facility provided by School Fee Plan (SFP) which may be of interest: 

Click here for more information/online SFP application

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