School Fees 2024/2025

Elmhurst strives to offer families an outstanding yet affordable independent school education. Our school fees are inclusive of daily hot lunches (vegan, vegetarian and halal options available), a broad and engaging curriculum, a variety of sports like swimming and the loan of text books.

Early Years Funding

15 hours Universal Early Years Funding is available to all children from the term after their third birthday up until the term in which they turn 5 years old. The school will process the application for funding on the parents’ behalf with the deduction shown on the termly fee bill.

Little Elms Nursery Fees Academic Year 2024/2025:

All Year Round (Extended Year 48 weeks) (Minimum 6 sessions)

Sessions  Hours  Meals  Fees per day
Morning Session  8:15am – 1pm  Include lunch  £39.42
Afternoon Session  1:15pm – 6pm  Include lunch  £39.42
Full Day  8:15am – 6pm  Include lunch and tea  £78.84

Term Time Only (minimum booking: 3 days)

Sessions Fees per term
3 days/week  £2,669.61
4 days/week £3,366.03
5 days/week £3,876.30

Reception – Year 6 School Fees Academic Year 2024/2025*

Year Group Termly Fees
Reception, Years 1 and 2  £4,270.50
Years 3,  4, 5 and 6 £4,889.10

*excluding any applicable VAT

Payments for new students  One of payment in first year
Registration Fee  £100 (non-refundable)
Acceptance Deposit  £700 (refundable when your child leaves Elmhurst)

A non-refundable registration fee of £100 is charged per child accompanying the registration form. A deposit of £700 per child is payable on formal acceptance of a place. This deposit will be returned to you when your child leaves Elmhurst, subject to any outstanding amounts.

In Year 4 and Year 5, a payment of around £400 is payable for the purchase of a Chromebook device. Parents wishing to purchase the device earlier for home use should contact the school office office@elmhurstschool.net to ensure the device they purchase is compatible with the school systems.

Sibling Discount

Elmhurst offers a 10% discount for the second child

Scholarships and Bursaries

A small number of scholarships may be awarded by the Head from time to time for pupils who show exceptional promise and are fully committed to Elmhurst School. Please contact the school office for more information on 0208 688 0661.

Additional information

  • All fees are due and payable on or before the first day of the term. Late payment charges may be applied.
  • We offer an interest free monthly payment option to our parents. For ease and simplicity, we have decided to offer our monthly payment option during the first three months of each term; this means that fees for each term should be paid in three equal instalments during the first three months of the relevant term.
  • No reduction can be made on fees due to absence. Fees remission insurance, which covers the return of fees if the child is ill for 5 or more days (including weekends) is available and added to the fee as an optional extra*.
  • A personal accident insurance is also included which covers your son 24 hours a day, 365 days a year world-wide, whilst a pupil at the school, against permanent disability or death. Should you require any further information contact the school office*.
  • Failure to pay fees may result in the pupil’s place being suspended or withdrawn.

*Applications for insurance need to be made in a timely manner in advance of the term in which they are to apply.