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Registration Fees and Deposits 

Registration Fee £100

Deposit (refunded on final term's invoice) £250

Deposit for overseas pupils £500

Termly Fees from September 2020 (payable in advance on first day of term)

Prep Day Fee

(Years 4-8)

£5,390 per term

Transition Fee

(Year 3 only)

£4,480 per term

Pre-Prep Fee

(Reception, Years 1 & 2)

£2,990 per term

Boarding Supplement

(4 or more nights)

£2,530 per term

Boarding Supplement

(Overseas Pupils)

£2,850 per term

Nursery Fees

(Age 3 to 5 years)

please see 'Nursery Fees' below

These fees cover the normal cost of a pupil's education. Extras are charged for examination fees, private individual tuition, field courses, trips, theatre tickets, holiday trips, social events and consumables used by boarders.

Regular Extras from September 2020 (payable in arrears)

Flexi/Casual Boarding subject to availability (up to 3 nights per week) #

£41.00 per night

Special Educational Needs

£21.00 per half hour

Learning Support in Classroom

£45 per week

Instrument and Theory Tuition

See Music Info Booklet 

Instrument Hire

£30.00 per term

# Requests for Flexi Boarding to be booked in advance and charges non-refundable.

Wraparound Care from September 2020

Breakfast Club 7.30am - 8.00am

available to all except Nursery (includes breakfast)*

£5.10 per day

Pre-Prep Little Spires Club (teacher led) 3.30pm - 4.15pm (includes snack)**

£4.75 per day

Pre-Prep Little Spires After School Care 4.15pm - 6.00pm

£3.10 per half hour

or part thereof

Prep School After School Care 4.15pm – 6.00pm **

Free of charge

Prep School After School Care 6.00pm – 7.00pm (includes Supper) NB. During this time children will be in the care of the Boarding Team

£7.75 per day

* To be booked in advance wherever possible

** We will also be operating a number of external clubs which will incur an additional charge. Clubs on offer to be published on a termly basis.



A Military discount of up to 15% off the day and boarding fee is available to eligible families.

We also offer a 5% sibling discount to any 2nd or subsequent children from the same family (NB this cannot be used in conjunction with military discount).

Childcare Vouchers

We are able to accept childcare vouchers to pay for school fees (part or full) up to the age of 5 and towards the boarding supplement or after school care.

Please contact the Bursary for further information finance@salisburycathedralschool.com

Whole School Terms and Conditions

In accordance with the School's Terms and Conditions, fees and extras invoiced are payable in full on or before the first day of term.

On leaving, a full term's notice must be given in writing to the Head Master in all circumstances or fees will be charged in lieu of notice (as per our Terms and Conditions available on our website).

Many school clubs are free of charge. Costs of chargeable activities are published Termly. Most externally run clubs are invoiced directly to parents.

Due to the popularity of boarding, if you require flexi/casual boarding then please book well in advance. In the event of any nights not being required, the charge is non-refundable.

Music lessons are invoiced by peripatetic teachers direct to parents. Charges are published on the instrumental music request form and in ‘Music at Salisbury Cathedral School – A Guide for Parents’.

If specific learning support is required in the classroom, a terms notice of the weekly charge of £45 will be given in writing and charged at the beginning of term.

A limited number of bursaries are available on a Means Tested Basis. Please see the school website or ask the Bursar for a copy of the policy by emailing finance@salisburycathedralschool.com

Bank Details for online payments:

Lloyds Bank Salisbury Sort Code: 30-97-41

Account number: 00399364

Please ensure that all payments include your child’s surname and invoice number (where relevant)

Nursery Fees from September 2020 (payable in advance on first day of term)

Hourly Rate

£4.20 per hour

AM Sessions

08.30 - 12.00


12.00 - 12.30

PM Session

12.30 - 15.30


£2.80 - plus hourly fee

*1/2 Day Education Service Charge


*Full Day Education Service Charge


* Half Day Educational Service Charge applies to all morning sessions until 12 noon and afternoon sessions from 12.30pm.

* lf your child attends a full day; the Full Day Service Charge applies. The charge covers specialist items such as ballet, music, cookery and snack.

Free Entitlement Sessions (Up to 15 hours)

Free Entitlement Sessions are available to all eligible children from the term following their 3rd birthday, up to and including the term in which they turn 5, to a maximum of 15 hours per week taken over a minimum of 2  days.

These sessions will be shown on your invoice as free entitlement sessions ‘free of charge’.

The invoice will only charge for the remaining sessions which will be charged as follows:

Example Termly Nursery Fees for 11 week term (NB: Michaelmas 13 weeks, Lent 10 weeks, Trinity 11 weeks)


With no Free Entitlement

With Free Entitlement

1 Full Day



2 Full Days



3 Full Days



Additional Full Days

£446.60 per day


1 Morning + Lunch



2 Mornings + Lunch



3 Mornings + Lunch



1 Afternoon (no Lunch)



2 Afternoons (no Lunch)



3 Afternoons (no Lunch)