School Fees & Admissions
Sibling Discounts apply as follows:
2nd child = 15%
3rd child = 20%
4th child = 25%
The school is pleased to offer 15 hours per week free education for all 3-5 year olds under the Early Years Education scheme – Universal Entitlement.
Please note that if your 2nd child receives EYE funding they will not also be eligible for the sibling discount.
Parents can also now apply for 30 hours a week free education through HMRC – Extended Entitlement. Should you meet the criteria, you will be given an 11 digit code and will be able to use the entitlement in more than one setting if necessary.
In Kindergarten, children can be dropped off at half hour intervals between 9.30am and 1.00pm and picked up at half hour intervals between Noon and 3.30pm. Sessions must be a minimum of 2.5 hours.
The school also receives Early Years Pupil Premium funding for eligible children. (www.gov.uk) This additional funding is used to support the individual child within school. Decisions on this are made in consultation with parents and any other involved services. Details of the spending are tracked and recorded, to monitor the impact on the child’s learning.
If your child attends part time, divide the appropriate payment by 5 and multiply by amount of days per week your child will be attending.
If you wish to pay on monthly basis you will need to make the following payments -
Autumn Term Payment =
4 monthly payments on the 1st of September, October, November and December.
Spring Term Payment =
4 monthly payments on the 1st of January, February, March and April.
Summer Term =
4 monthly payments on the 1st of May, June, July and August.
School Fees are non-refundable. We regret that there can be no reduction due to illness or holidays during school terms as you are paying for the place for your child.
Notice to leave must be given in writing at least 1 full term in advance. Failure to so will result in you being liable for a full terms fees. Please see Registration Form.
Payments may be made by standing order, or cheque payable to The New Forest Small School or by cash. Please ensure that you always pay on time.
After visiting our school with your child he/she will be invited to attend an introductory day/week. If a place can be offered, you will be given a registration form to send to us as soon as possible with a cheque for the registration fee of £100 (non-refundable) For full-time places a £2,000 deposit (refundable). For part-time children the deposit is a term’s fees. The first school fees payment will be due once your child starts attending school with subsequent monthly payments to be made on the first day of each month by standing order or cash.
Please note that pupils in Kindergarten and Primary Classes may attend on a full or part time basis.
Pupils in Secondary Classes attend on a full time basis only.
For further information please see our Admissions Policy.