Fees per Term Day Pupils Boarding Pupils
Senior School
Years 12 and 13


Years 9 to 11 £5,485 £12,485
Kirby House
Years 7 and 8


Junior School
Years 5 and 6
Years 3 and 4
Years 1 and 2


Not applicable
Not applicable

Please click here for details of Nursery Fees.

It is the policy of the Governors to retain the fees and charges at a fixed level for a complete academic year, but they retain the right to revise them if circumstances so dictate.

Registration Fee

  • £100 non-refundable


Amounts payable by the parents of each pupil on acceptance of a place:

  • UK Resident: £500
  • Mainland European Residents (within EEC): £2,000*
  • Rest of the World Residents: £5,000**

The deposit will be refunded, without interest, after the final payment of fees or other sums due to the school on leaving.

Immigration Services Fee 

International pupils (Non-British/Irish nationality) will need immigration permission (Visa) to study in the UK.  St Lawrence College will make a mandatory referral to our immigration specialists at Newland Chase who will provide guidance for the Visa application.  A fixed fee of £350 will be charged to you by the School for this service.  This fee will be charged in arrears and included on your invoice for School Fees. Please note this fee is separate to the UKVI Visa application fee. 

The following are included in the fees:

Full course tuition, library, laboratory, departmental textbooks, (but not personal textbooks for use in the preparation for public examinations), basic stationery, most extra-curricular activities, all major sports, team travel and midday meals. In addition, Boarding Fees include breakfasts, evening meals and the washing of personal clothing and school uniform (not dry cleaning), and all bedding.

There are additional termly charges for Personal Accident Insurance of £3.55 per term, CCF subscription (£35 per term from Year 9 entry for 3 terms), examination fees where applicable, EAL and AEN tuition.

English as an Additional Language (EAL) charges of £445 per term apply from Year 10 to Upper Sixth Form.

AEN Tuition

per week
Individual Lessons
cost per term 2021/22
Group Lessons
cost per term 2021/22
1 £205 £110
2 £405 £220
3 £815 £440
4 £1015 £550

Individual Instrumental Music

£41 (per hour) (10 half-hour sessions per term). There may be an additional charge for certain specialist instruments. Notice of the withdrawal of a pupil from private lessons must be given to the Director of Music, in writing, by the last day of the previous term.

Individual Private Tuition

£60 (per hour) Notice of the withdrawal of a pupil from private lessons must be given to the Principal in writing, by the last day of the previous term.


Please refer to Scholarships section on the website


Bursaries are means tested: Application forms are obtainable from the Bursar.

Please refer to the Bursaries section on the website


St Lawrence College offers generous sibling allowances. For further details please contact the Registrar on 01843 572931.

Direct Debit and Fee Insurance Schemes:

Further details available on request.

Fees are due and payable before the commencement of the relevant school term.

Extras are charged in arrears and are enumerated in detail with the account.

Personal Accident Insurance is obligatory for all pupils.

Specific details of the above and many other issues are given in the parent contract which is sent out with the Acceptance Form at a later stage.

One full term's notice must be given in writing to the Principal in the following instances:

  • if parents wish to cancel a place which they have accepted;
  • if parents wish to withdraw a pupil who has entered the College;
  • if following the GCSE or AS Level year the pupil will not return for the following year;
  • if the pupil wishes to discontinue extra tuition;
  • if the pupil wishes to transfer from boarding to day only attendance.

* Consisting of £500 deposit and £1,500 additional administrative deposit

** Consisting of £500 deposit and £4,500 additional administrative deposit

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