St Philomena's School Fees

School fees charged from September 2019

Reception£2,150 per term
Year 1 & 2£2,300 per term
Year 3 & 4£2,500 per term
Year 5 & 6£2,650 per term

Fees currently include tuition, text and exercise books. Included are swimming, sports' tuition, coach transport to Walton Swimming Pool and Frinton Recreation Park, and after school sporting activities.

St Philomena's School fees are set each year by the Board of Governors.

The School reserves the right to vary fees and extras from time to time and will endeavour to give parents at least a term's notice of any increases.


- Parents with three children at the school are eligible for a 25% discount on the fees of the third child. Parents with four children at the school are, in addition, eligible for a discount of 50% on the fees of the fourth child.

- Discounts are available for fees paid in advance (please contact the Business Manager for details).

- Bursaries & Scholarships are available, subject to disclosure of financial circumstances and certain other Terms and Conditions. Bursaries are applicable for one academic year and must be re-applied for annually.

Registration Fee

A £100 non-refundable registration fee is required to register for a place at the school. For siblings, the fee is £50.


A £400 deposit is required upon acceptance of a place. The deposit is held on account and refunded when the child leaves the school.

Payment of Fees

Fees are payable on or before the first day of each term.

The school is able to accept payment of fees by debit/credit card, direct bank transfer or by cheque. Unfortunately the school is not able to accept cash payments.

We are registered with the Government's Tax-Free Childcare scheme. We also accept Childcare Vouchers which can be used as payment for termly fees for Reception Class children up to the age of 5 years old, and for extra-curriculum activities including music lessons and after school clubs for children up to the age of 12.