School Fees

The Trustees of Heathfield Educational Trust endeavour to keep fees as competitive as possible and increases to a minimum. We aim to ensure the best possible care and maintain a high staff to children ratio.

Scale of fees for Heathfield School for the academic year 2016/2017 and effective from September 2016.
Age (as at 1st Sept.) Tuition (Termly) Lunch (Termly)
Rising 5 years old to 7 years old £2265.00 £204.00
8 years old to 10 years old £2735.00 £254.00
11 years old to 12 years old £3755.00 £264.00

The fees for all three terms in the academic year are based upon the age of the child at 1st September and are not increased during that year. Lunches are optional only from Year 7 onwards.

Fees are payable on or before the first day of the term for which they are due if paying by three instalments in the Autumn, Spring and Summer.

An extra charge is made for individual tuition in music and/or academic subjects where appropriate. A half term's notice is required for the termination of these individual lessons. After-school and before-school care is available to children in Reception, Y1and Y2. Morning care between 8.00 and 8.30am is charged as one session at £4.00. Afternoon care from 4.00 to 5.00pm is charged at £5.75 (inclusive of tea) and between 5.00 and 6.00pm is charged as another session at £5.15. Care after 6.00pm is charged at £10 per 15 minutes.

Examination fees charged by examining bodies, I.S.E.B. at 13+ and G.C.S.E. at 16+ are passed on to parents.

Puipls are provided with a drink and biscuit. There is no charge for this.

Termly fees include all textbooks, exercise books and other educational supplies.

Charges for group visits are included on the end of term account as a supplementary charge where appropriate.

The cost of a personal accident insurance scheme is included in the fees for all children in the main school and details of this cover are sent to parents at the beginning of each academic year.

Regulations for Those Entering Main School:

Parents must sign a Parental Agreement, which forms a contract with the school.

A full term's written notice is required on or before the first day of term at the end of which a pupil is to leave, otherwise an additional term's fees must be paid in lieu of notice.

To progress through the school pupils must have reached the required academic standard at the end of Year 6. Progress through the Upper School is dependent upon a satisfactory performance in the I.S.E.B. 13+ Examination – Common Entrance (end of Year 8).


A refundable deposit of £250.00 is payable when a place in the main school is accepted. This is refunded when the pupil leaves the school. Should a confirmed place not be taken up the deposit is forfeit.

Reduction in Tuition Fees for More Than One Child.

5% reduction for the second child, 10% for each subsequent child.

Please go to the contact page and complete the form for more information or call us on 01562 850204.