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

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Military Families

The Sherborne Prep guide for Service Families

At Sherborne Prep we have a range of fee concessions for military families looking for either boarding or day places. We very much encourage families to visit to get a sense of our warm, friendly atmosphere and to meet our wonderfully welcoming day and boarding community.

Military families eligible for CEA

For families eligible for a full CEA, our fees are CEA plus £2000 per term (with further means-tested bursaries of up to £1000 per term available).

Sibling discounts are also available to military families.

Military families not eligible for CEA

We are pleased to offer a military discount of 10% (with further means-tested bursaries also available).

For full boarders our provision includes:

One private instrument tuition per week; after school clubs/enrichment; a full activity programme for Saturday mornings*; and the first £250 each term towards Sunday outings and activities.

Day pupils

Military parents who wish their children to come to SPS as day-pupils and, for reasons of their current posting remain eligible for CEA support, should contact the Bursar for a personalised

*There may be some additional charges necessary for specialist teaching and/or equipment for some activities


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