The stated fees include tuition (and include individual learning support tuition where we consider it appropriate), personal accident and dental insurance, stationery, books, workshops, and all compulsory school activities. They do not include lunch, optional outings and trips, individual music lessons or after school care.

The Governors try to give a full term’s notice of any increase in the fees, but this may not necessarily always be possible. The tuition fees are payable by direct debit termly, or monthly by direct debit on the 1st of each month, commencing on 1 July prior to the beginning of the school year.

Fees for Academic Year 2021-2022

Tuition Fees (per term):

Pre-PrepJunior SchoolMiddle / Upper School
£4,490 £5,170£5,420

Other Fees

Registration Fee:Assessment Fee:Acceptance fee:
£100 (non-returnable)£100 (non-returnable)£1,800

After-School Care:

Per 15 minute sessionPre-Prep:Junior School, Middle School, Upper School:
£2.75 3.15pm to 6.00pm 3.45pm to 6.00pm


£10 charge if not collected by 6.00p.m.

Instrumental & Singing Tuition:

Per TermInstrument Hire Charge
£260 (10 half hour lessons at £26)£50 per term

Old Durstonian’s Association



Subscription to the Old Boys Association payable by ALL pupils in Years 5 to 8 within the Autumn Term

Hot Lunches (optional)

Hot Lunches are available for purchase at £5.70 per day.


Hot Lunches are provided through an outside supplier. 
If you opt in for Hot Lunches, you are signing up for the full academic year and the cost for the whole year will be included in the Autumn Term bill.
If you wish to opt out during the academic year you will have to give a term’s notice.