Pre-Prep and Nursery Fees
Pre-Prep and full-time Nursery8:15am - 3:45pm£3,200per term*
Additional Nursery ad-hoc sessions can be booked:
Full day8:15am - 3:45pm£68.00per session
Morning only8:15am - 11:15am£32.00per session
Lunchtime only11:15am - 12:45pm£21.25per session
Afternoon only12:45pm - 3:45pm£27.75per session

*Sherborne Prep accepts Government Child Care Vouchers

Prep Fees
Prep Day childrenYear 3 *£4,895 per term
Prep Day childrenYears 4 - 6£5,995 per term
Prep Day childrenYears 7 - 8£6,250per term


*a refundable deposit of £500 is applied to all children moving from Year 2 in to Year 3.  This will be included in the Year 3 Michaelmas bill. 

We are very happy to accept School Fees in monthly payments via School Fee Plan.  Please click for more information.

Weekly Boarders (5 nights a week)Years 3 - 6£7,680per term
 Years 7 - 8£7,850per term
Full BoardersYears 3 - 6£8,495per term
 Years 7 - 8£8,995per term
Occasional BoardingPlease see conditions belowFor one child£44.00per night     
Extra TuitionIndividual Music Tuition  £31.50per lesson
 Extra Tuition £32.50per lesson
 EAL  £34.00per lesson
 Speech and Drama £34.00per lesson
NurseryEarly Club (Sign up required)0800 to 0815£2.00per session
 Stay and Play1545 to 1700£5.00per session
 Lunch £21.25per session
Pre-PrepEarly Club0800 to 0815£2.00 
 After School Stay and Play 1545 to 1700FOC* 
 After School Clubs 1545 to 1700FOC* 
 Supper Club1700 to 1800£5.00 
 Breakfast Club £2.50 
PrepSupper Only1800 to 1830£5.00 
 Breakfast Club £2.50 
 After School Enrichment 1700 to 1800 FOC* 
 School minibus run as required £4.50    per journey     
  siblings on same trip: £3.50     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.

Registration Fees and Acceptance Deposits

Registration Fee

£50 per child, non-refundable Registration Fee to confirm registration.

Refundable Acceptance Deposit - Year 3 and above

An Acceptance Deposit of £500 is payable by all parents, resident in the UK, on acceptance of a place.

An Acceptance Deposit of £1000 is payable by all parents, resident outside of the UK, on acceptance of a place.

Please note - the refundable Acceptance Deposit will be automatically added to the Michaelmas bill of children moving up from Year 2 (Pre-Prep) to Year 3 (Prep).

Additional Deposit

Parents normally resident outside of the UK must pay a One Term Fee Deposit at the same time as the Acceptance Deposit.

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

Tel: 01935 812351


We are very happy to accept School Fees in monthly payments via School Fees Plan. Please click below for more information.