Tuition fees are reviewed annually by the Board of Governors and School Management, in accordance with a comprehensive budget setting process, and are advised to parents by the commencement of the fourth term of the year prior to the fees becoming applicable.
|TUITION FEES||per annum||per term||per month (11 months – Jan to Nov)||Full payment before 31/01/17 – 5% discount|
|Grade 000||R40 166||R10 042||R3 651||R38 158|
|Grades 00 & R||R40 236||R10 059||R3 658||R38 224|
|Grades 1 & 2||R55 325||R13 831||R5 030||R52 559|
|Grade 3||R63 875||R15 969||R5 807||R60 681|
|Grades 4 to 7||R68 373||R17 093||R6 216||R64 954|
|Grades 8 to 12||R104 670||R26 168||R9 515||R99 437|
|Cambridge (A & AS levels)||R117 040||R29 260||R10 640||R111 188|
|Grades 8 to 12||R92 042||R23 011||R8 367||R87 440|
|2017 ADDITIONAL LEVIES||Annual||Termly||Monthly||Full payment before 31/01/17 – 5% discount|
|Grade 000 to Grade R: Extra mural levy||R 669||R167||R 61||R636|
|Grade 1 to Grade 7: Extra mural levy||R 928||R232||R 84||R882|
|Grade 8 to Grade 12: IEB Exam & Camp levy||R4 048||R1 012||R368||R3 846|
|Grade 000 to Grade R: Capital Development levy||R2 100||R525||R191||R1 995|
|Grade 1 to Grade 7: Capital Development levy||R2 250||R563||R205||R2 138|
|Grade 8 to Grade 12 & Cambridge: Capital Development levy||R3 000||R750||R273||R2 850|
Banking details for the payment of school fees:
Branch: Somerset West – 106012
Account: 106 010 2919 (current account)
Please reference your payment with the student’s number (provided by the school) and fax confirmation of payment to 021 842-3542 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Holders of Vredelus debentures attract the relevant discount on school fees.
Parents are encouraged to pay their fees monthly by means of a debit order through Somerset College.
Monthly payments are due on the 1st of the month and paid over a period of 11 months from January to November inclusive.
Termly fees are due on or before the first day of each term.
Any account not paid by the 7th of the month will be invoiced with a monthly late payment fee of R500.
The Capital Development levy is charged as a dedicated source of revenue for facilities capital expenditure and campus enhancement.
A full term’s notice, in writing, is required when withdrawing a student from Somerset College.
For further information about fees, please contact Lizelle Nel on 021 842 8014 or e-mail email@example.com
NON-REFUNDABLE ENTRANCE FEE TABLE:
|ENTRY TO GRADE|
|Grade||Preparatory Only||Preparatory & Senior||Cambridge International Examination|
|000 – 7||R15 000.00||R25 000.00||N/A|
|8 – 9||N/A||R25 000.00||N/A|
|11/AS||N/A||R12 000.00||R12 000.00|
|A Levels||N/A||N/A||R6 000.00|
|SENIOR SCHOOL ONLY||R10 000.00|
A limited number of scholarships are offered for commencement at Grade 8 level, applicable for the child’s tenure at the school, all of which are awarded on merit. Details of these are available on request.
A termly levy is charged which covers the majority of grade excursions, events and external examination fees.
Buses run in the mornings from Somerset West and Stellenbosch. Due to the low demand, there is no afternoon bus service at this stage. There is a termly charge for this service. To book, please email Lizelle Nel at firstname.lastname@example.org
A range of light lunches is available from the tuckshop at the Preparatory School and Senior School. A take-away lunch is available from the kitchen (at a nominal charge) for Senior School students. For more information please contact Lizal Jacobs, our Catering Manager, on 021 842-8021 or email email@example.com
PURCHASE OF UNIFORMS, TEXTBOOKS AND STATIONERY
Uniforms and textbooks can be purchased from the College Shop which is located on the school premises. The shop is managed by Ronelle Maij who can be contacted on 021 842-8008 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
For more information, or to arrange a visit to Somerset College, please contact the Admissions Liaison, Patricia McNaught Davis, on 021 842 8005 or email email@example.com