Sherborne Prep is an independent co-educational day and boarding School for children aged 3 - 13 in Dorset

Fees & Bursary Information

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Fees & Bursary Information

Prep Fees

Prep Day children Year 3  £4,675  per term
Prep Day children Years 4-8  £5,710  per term



Weekly Boarders (5 nights a week) Years 3-6 £7,310 per term
  Years 7-8 £7,460 per term
Full Boarders Year 3-6 £8,250 per term
  over 11 on 1 Sept  £8,600 per term


Pre-prep and Nursery Fees

Pre-prep and full time nursery (8.15-15.45)  £3,020  per term*
Nursery Additional ad hoc Sessions can be booked:
 Full day   (8.15-15.45)  £64  per session
 Morning only   (8.15-11.15) £30  per session
 Lunchtime session (11.15-12.45)  £20 per session
Afternoon only  (12.45-15.45)  £26  per session

*Sherborne Prep accepts Government Child Care Vouchers



Occasional Boarding Please see conditions below 1 child £38.50 per night     
    2 children  £57.50 per night     
    3 children  £69.00 per night     
Extra Tuition  Individual Music Tuition    £29.50 per lesson
  Extra Tuition   £29.50 per lesson
  EAL    £32.00 per lesson
  Speech and Drama   £32.00 per lesson
Nursery Early Club (Sign up required) 0800 to 0815 £1.70 per session
  Stay and Play 1545 to 1700 £4.25 per session
Pre-Prep Early Club 0800 to 0815 Free of Charge  
  After School Stay and Play  1545 to 1700 FOC*  
  After School Clubs  1545 to 1700 FOC*  
Prep Supper Only 1800 to 1830 £4.50  
  After School Enrichment  1700 to 1800  FOC*  
  School minibus run  as required  £4.00     per journey     
    siblings on same trip:  £3.00      per journey     

School trips - as and when organised, with advance notice to parents.  

*there may be an additional charge for some enrichment activities if run by external specialists  

Prep Saturday morning clubs - free if run by a member of staff  

Subject to terms and conditions:  

  • No more than 2 nights per week. No additional nights without prior agreement of the Bursar.
  • Weekend activities charged at cost. 


Sherborne Prep provides a number of means tested bursaries every year.  For more information on how to apply, please contact the Bursar.

For all enquiries, please contact our Assistant Bursar, Allison Evans.

Tel: 01935 812351

We accept monthly payments via School Fee Plan

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