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From 1 September 2019, fees at each of our schools are:

School Fees per term
Stephen Perse Pre-Prep (Cambridge & Madingley) £4,160

Dame B's Kindergarten* 

£3,050 (5 full days)

Dame B's Reception £3,875
Dame B's Years 1 & 2 £4,160
Dame B's Years 3 & 4 £4,600
Dame B's Years 5 & 6 £4,800
Stephen Perse Junior School £5,250
Stephen Perse Senior School £6,080
Sixth Form Colleges £5,830

*Children should be registered for a minimum of three morning sessions per week. Please contact the admissions secretary for details of fees for different numbers of sessions.

Stephen Perse Sixth Form colleges

Fees per term

Programme UK Day
UK National Students
Boarding
UK and English speaking international students
Boarding
International students with English as an additional language
A Level/IB £5,830 £12,670 £13,950
International Foundation Programme N/A N/A £11,320
1 year iGCSE/Pre-Programme £5,830 £12670 £13,950
 
Music 
Our students can take part in music lessons with individual members of the visiting music staff. These are ten 40-minute lessons and will be charged at £257 per term for the academic year 2019-20.

The Stephen Perse Foundation has some school string and woodwind instruments which may be available to hire, subject to availability.

Instruments can be hired at a cost of £25 per term, or £27.50 per term for cellos.
Travel 
Minibuses/coaches currently operate to and from the Pre-Prep, Junior and Senior Schools from various locations around Cambridge.

These are charged separately on a termly basis.
Lunches 
Fees for the Pre-prep, Junior and Senior schools include school lunches.

Day fees for the Sixth Form Colleges include a kitchen charge but exclude food costs, as students are asked to pay for meals as taken.

Boarding fees includes all meals taken on a full board basis.
Speech 
Speech lessons are available at the Foundation. Ten 40-minute lessons in a group cost £126, and individual lessons cost £252.
Early and late stay charges
 
Pre-Prep and Junior School

Early stay – no charge.
Late stay (Pre-Prep) –£1.50 for each 15 minutes from 3.30pm. 
Late stay (Junior School) - no charge up to 4.30pm, £1.50 for each 15 minutes thereafter.

Dame Bradbury's

Early and late stay charges: Breakfast Club: 07:30 hrs–08:00 hrs - £2.50.
Early stay: 08:00-08-20 hrs - no charge.
Late Stay: Early Years and Pre-Prep: No charge until 16:00 hrs, £1.50 for each 15 minutes or part thereof from 16:00.
Prep: No charge until 16:30 hrs, £1.50 for each 15 minutes or part thereof from 16:30.

Additional information - Dame Bradbury's 

Dame Bradbury's - Additional information

In Pre-Prep, children should be registered for a minimum of three morning sessions per week. Please contact admissions for details of fees for different numbers of sessions.

For children under five, and for limited childcare services above that age, the school accepts childcare vouchers. We can also apply for Early Years Free Entitlement on your behalf for children under five.

Lunch: 
The fees for Dame Bradbury’s School include school lunches.

Travel to and from School: 
Minibuses to and from school currently operate from Audley End station and from Cambridge. These are charged separately on a termly basis.

Early and late stay charges: 
Breakfast Club: 07:30 hrs–08:00 hrs - £2.50.
Early stay: 08:00-08-20 hrs - no charge.
Late Stay: Early Years and Pre-Prep: No charge until 16:00 hrs, £1.50 for each 15 minutes or part thereof from 16:00.
Prep: No charge until 16:30 hrs, £1.50 for each 15 minutes or part thereof from 16:30.

Termly instalment scheme

Payment of fees
All UK fees are payable by Direct Debit through one of the following methods:

Annual in advance
From September 2019, at its discretion, The Stephen Perse Foundation offers parents the option to pay the full year’s fees in advance. We will give a 0.75% discount on the annual tuition fees if these are paid in full by Direct Debit before the 25 August 2019.

Termly instalment scheme
At its discretion, The Stephen Perse Foundation offers parents the option to pay a particular 
term's fees by instalment under our termly instalment scheme. No administration charges, interest or other charges are included in the termly instalment scheme.

Direct Debit

All fees not paid under the annual in advance or termly instalment scheme are to be paid in full by Direct Debit before the first day of each term.

For more information, email admissions@stephenperse.com or call 01223 454762 and ask to speak to the Registrar. 

Financial assistance

 

Childcare vouchers