We believe that an outstanding education should not cost the earth. The results achieved by our Year 6 leavers is testament to this ethos.
|Entry deposit||£500||Returned when child leaves school. Non-refundable if place not taken.|
|Commitment deposit||£750||Credited against the first term's fees in the main school. Non-refundable in event of child not commencing.|
|Kindergarten attend a minimum of 4 mornings per week but may attend 5 mornings, afternoons and wrap-around care as required. Pre-Reception attend a minimum of 5 mornings per week and add an afternoon per term. Of course they may attend all afternoons and wrap-around care as required. Kindergarten & Pre-Reception children can build up their afternoons gradually.|
|Kindergarten||£1,512||Per term, for 4-morning minimum. Includes lunch.|
|£1,890||Per term, for 5 mornings. Includes lunch.|
|Pre-Reception||£1,890||Per term, for 5-morning minimum. Includes lunch.|
|Additional afternoon sessions||£15||Per afternoon|
|Breakfast club (7.45-8.30am)||£3||Including breakfast (cereal, porridge, toast, fruit and/or yoghurt)|
|Munch Bunch tea club||£10.50||3.30-5pm|
|Ballet, Modern & Tap||£55 (10 x 30min lessons)|
|£60 (10 x 45min lessons)|
|£65 (10 x 60min lessons)|
|LAMDA||£70 (10 x 45min lessons. Max group of 6)|
|£50 (10 x 30 min lessons. Max group of 6)|
|With the Mead School Head of Music||£200 (10 x 30min lessons)|
|Music lessons with peripatetic teachers include piano, harp, violin, cello, woodwind/flute/oboe, keyboard, guitar & drumming||Fees vary|
|Judo||£52.50 per term|
|KS2 Tennis||£7.50 per session|
|KS2 Cookery Club||£6.50 per session (ingredients provided; external coach)|
|KS2 Football Club||£45 per term (external coach)|
|KS2 Golf Club||£45 per term (external coach)|
Please arrange with the school office should you wish your child to participate in any of the above extras. Fees/ extras may be payable by Direct Debit on a monthly basis, please talk to the Office Manager for further details.
Kent County Council Free Early Education
The Mead participates in the Kent County Council Free Early Education Funding for 3 and 4 year olds. We are able to provide access up to 15 hours a week for 33/34 weeks a year (495 hours maximum out of a possible 570). The remaining entitlement of 75 hours cannot be claimed at another setting. Please refer to our Admissions Policy for further information.
You may be eligible to receive tax-free childcare from the government. This can be used to pay towards school fees up until the term of a child’s 5th birthday as well as some before and after school clubs and activities for children both under and over 5 years old.
Parents need to apply for a Tax-Free Childcare Account. The Mead School is registered on the scheme under no. 118975. Further details and information can be found on the GOV.UK website here.