Fees & Funding

We work hard to make our school fees competitive and these are reviewed annually by the Head and Governing Body.

Our fees incorporate meals, books and equipment. Day trips and visiting speakers are also covered within the termly tuition fee. Residential trips (from Form III to Form VI) are chargeable.

Parents are able to pay fees in a number of ways: for further information, please contact the Finance Office by email: accounts@longacreschool.co.uk or telephone on: 01483 893225.

Fees Effective January 2021

Nursery 2½+

There are 10 Nursery sessions per week. All Nursery children must attend a minimum of 3 sessions per week and this can be your choice of either all mornings or a combination of mornings and afternoons. Afternoons cannot be “stand-alone” sessions.

 

Minimum charge for first 3 sessions £1,820 per term

An additional morning session – includes snack and lunch £605 per term

An additional afternoon session – includes snack £165 per term

Full time 10 sessions per week – includes snacks and lunch £3,675 per term

Kindergarten 3+

There are 10 Kindergarten sessions per week. All Kindergarten children must attend a minimum of 5 sessions per week and this can be your choice of either all mornings or a combination of mornings and afternoons. Afternoons cannot be “stand-alone” sessions.

 

Minimum charge for first 5 sessions £3,030 per term

An additional morning session – includes snack and lunch £605 per term

An additional afternoon session – includes snack £165 per term

Full time 10 sessions per week – includes snacks and lunch £3,675 per term

Reception to Form VI (4-11)

These year groups are full time and fees include morning snack, lunch and afternoon snack.

 

Reception £3,675 per term

Form I £4,265 per term

Form II £4,425 per term

Form III £4,895 per term

Form IV £5,385 per term

Form V £5,565 per term

Form VI £5,565 per term

Personal Accident Insurance

As an additional benefit we provide personal accident insurance at no extra cost to cover all children. The terms of the policy are available upon request.

After School Care (optional)

After School Care is available from Monday to Friday 4pm to 6pm at a cost of £2.60 per 30 minutes if pre-booked in advance for the whole term (will still be charged in the case of non-attendance) OR £5.20 per 30 minutes for ad hoc attendance.

Early Morning Club (optional)

Early Morning Club is available from Monday to Friday 7:30am to 8:20am at a cost of £4 per session.

Lunch & After School Clubs (optional)

A wide range of clubs and activities are available during lunchtimes and after school (4.00pm-4.45pm). Some are provided free of charge whilst others have fees starting at £50 per term. Details are available from the School Office. Homework Club for the Prep School is provided free of charge every day.

Outings, Trips and Workshops (optional)

Day trips and visiting speakers are generally covered within the termly tuition fee. Residential trips are provided annually from Form III to Form VI and are charged for separately.

 

Music (optional)

A range of peripatetic music teachers can provide music lessons by direct contractual arrangement.

Individual music lessons charged directly by the provider – £210 per instrument per term

Learning Support (optional)

Sessions with educational needs specialists covering English & Maths.

1:1 session£18 per half hour session

Bus Service (optional)

We operate daily morning bus services to School. For details of our routes please click here to view our Transport page. Morning bus is to be pre-booked in advance for the term via the School Office, subject to availability.

Morning bus service£130 per child per term

Early Years Funding

We are a registered provider for Surrey County Council Funding for 3 and 4 year olds and are able to offer 15 hours entitlement under the scheme.  For further information please contact the Finance Office by email: accounts@longacreschool.co.uk or telephone on: 01483 893225

 

Childcare Vouchers

We accept childcare vouchers which are a tax efficient way of paying for some fees and charges. Some employers offer this benefit. Childcare vouchers can only be used for:

  • Nursery fees
  • Kindergarten fees
  • Reception fees up to the term of the child’s 5th birthday
  • After school activities
  • After school care

We are also registered for Tax Free Childcare, the new tax efficient Government Scheme. For further information please contact the Finance Office by email: accounts@longacreschool.co.uk or telephone on: 01483 893225.

Sibling Discount

A discount of £300 per term is offered for the third and fourth child at Longacre, all the children to be at the School at the same time.

Registration Fees and Deposits

A non-refundable fee of £100 is payable upon registration.

A deposit of £500 is payable upon acceptance of a place and is refundable when the child leaves.

Payment of Fees

Payment is due for all year groups on the first day of term; we prefer these to be paid by direct debit please. A direct debit form is provided in your welcome pack, and additional copies can be obtained from the Finance Office. 

We have an arrangement with external provider, School Fee Plan; School Fee Plan enables the cost of school fees to be spread over the course of a term. For further information please contact the Finance Office by email: accounts@longacreschool.co.uk or telephone on: 01483 893225. Alternatively, you may call School Fee Plan directly on: 0330 123 9720.

Longacre operates a fees in advance scheme, to provide a method where the cost of independent education can be reduced by making an advanced lump sum payment. The minimum number of terms payable to qualify under this scheme is six terms. Details are available from the Bursar.

Terms and Conditions

All information is subject to the School’s terms and conditions, which are uploaded to Parents’ portal pages. Copies of the School’s terms and conditions are available from the Finance Office.