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School Fees

School Fees 2023/2024

Cumnor House School provides a unique, values-led experience, bridging co-ed and single-sex education with its extraordinary Early Years and school sites. Our excellent learning locations help ensure that our students benefit from a wide range of facilities, sports, arts and extra-curricular opportunities, alongside a robust academic curriculum that consistently leads to offers and scholarships at some of the UK's leading senior schools.

We have transparent fees with different payment options available. The tables below clearly show what is and isn’t included in our fee structures.

Although we charge fees termly there is an option to pay monthly via direct debit with the School Fee Plan.

If you have any questions regarding fees or payments, please do not hesitate to get in touch with our Admissions Team.

What's included?

What's not included?


At both of our Kindergarten & Pre-Schools we welcome boys and girls from the age of two years old.


We have one 51-week Kindergarten & Pre-School located on Pampisford Road, South Croydon on our outstanding playing fields, with fees paid monthly.


Our second Kindergarten & Pre-School is located on the tree-lined, gated community of the Webb Estate in Purley. This site is shared with the Reception children and is open during term-time in line with our Girls’ and Boys’ Schools. Fees at Purley are paid termly.


Included within your fees: lunch and snacks (a tea-time snack is offered to children staying beyond 3pm, either in the tea-time club or as part of the year-round provision). Nappies, where applicable, are also included in the fees.

SOUTH CROYDON: Open 51 weeks a year (hours: 8:00am - 6:00pm)
Full Time (5 days)£1,615
4 days£1,291
3 days£972
Cumnor House Kindergarten & Pre-School, South Croydon is open from 8:00am (7:30am for breakfast) to 6:00pm for 51 weeks of the year.
PURLEY: Term-time only (hours: 8:00am - 3:00pm).
Full Time (5 days)£4,623
4 days£4,010
3 days£3,187
Cumnor House Kindergarten & Pre-School, Purley is open from 8:00am to 3:00pm term time only, in line with Cumnor House School term dates.

Kindergarten & Pre-School Entry - September 2023

To secure your child’s place at Cumnor House Kindergarten & Pre-School for our next academic year starting in September 2023, please see our Admissions Process.

Registration Fee: £100
Acceptance Deposit: £750
Administration Fee for late cancellation of place: £400

Find out more.

Cumnor Girls & Cumnor Boys Fees | September 2023 - August 2024

Reception (Age 4-5)£4,725
Years 1-2 (Age 5-7)£4,725
Years 3-4 (Age 7-9)£5,574
Years 5-6 (Age 9-11)£5,671
Years 7-8 - Boys School (Age 11-13)£5,746
Registration Fee£100 (non-refundable)
Acceptance Deposit£750 (refundable when your child leaves Cumnor House)
Administration Fee for late cancellation of place£400


Key information on making payments:
  • Fees are due in full by direct debit on or before the first day of each term.

  • In our Kindergarten and Pre-School setting, where your child is eligible, the fees will include the impact of Early Years Funding from Croydon Council.

  • We accept Childcare Vouchers and Tax Free Childcare. Our Admissions Team will be able to talk you through how to set this up.

  • Payments may be made by the School Fee Plan (SFP).

  • If an instalment plan is in place, you must adhere to the agreed timing, frequency and method of payment.

  • One term’s written notice is required before the removal of a child, or in the case of year-round nursery place, the notice period is 3 months. A term’s fees will be payable in lieu of notice. This must be sent to the Head of School.

  • A full term’s notice of all fee increases is given by the end of the Spring Term.

Sibling discounts:
  • 5% discount for one sibling

  • 10% discount for an additional sibling

  • 15% discount for any further siblings

Cognita is an appointed representative of Premium Credit Limited which is Authorised and Regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority. *School Fee Plan is a trading style of Premium Credit Limited.


Home to school transport

Our school transport runs to our Girls' School and Boys' School every day during term-time, with fees dependent upon the travel band within which your child's daily journey falls.

We operate three school buses that run daily serving Clapham South, Tooting Bec, Streatham, Upper Norwood and Caterham, Sanderstead, Hamsey Green, Warlingham & Purley.

Pricing is based on full-time travel commitments and may be selected as either one-way or a full return service.

Please see table below for pricing details.

Travel bands for school transport

Unless otherwise stated, pricing is based on full-time travel commitments, and both AM and PM use.
School Term
Band A
Band B
Band C
Band D
One-way cost per term£210£220£240£280

International student fees

International students key information:
  • To secure a place, a terms worth of fees is required as a deposit. This is refundable when your child leaves school.

  • International students will be asked to pay the full year of tuition fees upfront.

Cumnor House School

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