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Sherborne Preparatory School

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Description of Sherborne Preparatory School

  • Year of foundation: 1885;
  • Location: Sherborne, England;
  • Age of students: from 7 to 13 years;
  • Educational type: mixed;
  • Accommodation type: residence, full board, half board;
  • Language of instruction: English language.

Sherborne Preparatory School is an educational institution of preparatory format for international students aged 7 to 13 years, located in the south of England. The school has an excellent reputation and bears the status of one of the leading educational centers of Dorset.

After graduation, students of the Sherborne Preparatory School can continue their secondary education, for example, in the Sherborne boys school, a similar institution for girls, or in another leading educational institution in Britain.

Sherborne Preparatory School is distinguished by its excellent quality of educational services, as well as by the desire to instill in the pupils basic moral values. The school calls its mission the creation of the most comfortable conditions for learning at that age, which is very important for further successful development.

The school offers its students have classes in a day format, or with a boarding. For the latter on the territory there are cozy residences.

Programs and prices, tuition fees in Sherborne Preparatory School

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All year round
from 8250.00 £ / term
from 8250.00 £ / term
There are either 2 semesters or 3 trimesters (terms) in one academic year

Accommodation, meals, prices

There are two hostels for pupils of the school: for boys (Acreman) and for girls (Netherton). Students are settled in cozy rooms, where there is everything necessary for comfortable living.

Catering is organized in the school canteen at full board. For breakfast, lunch and dinner, students receive a variety of traditional English or international dishes. All food is cooked directly at the school, for which only fresh products from local suppliers are used.

Activities Sherborne Preparatory School

In their free time, pupils of schools in Sherborne have the opportunity to join the leisure program.

List of sports activities:

  • Football;
  • Swimming;
  • Cricket;
  • Rugby;
  • Hockey;
  • Table tennis;
  • Fencing;
  • Gymnastics;
  • Karate;
  • American football;
  • Badminton;
  • Fitness;
  • Golf;
  • Horseback riding.

In the evenings, entertainment events are organized for the pupils of the school, such as board games, quizzes, walks, theater and music studios.

From Monday to Friday, there is a learning process, and on Saturday and Sunday, tours of cultural sites and British sights are organized for students. They can also go bowling, paintball or visit a travel center.

Facilities and equipment at Sherborne Preparatory School

The school campus Sherborne is located in the historic center of the city of the same name, which is located on the border of three British counties (Dorset, Somerset, Wilshire). From here to the city center a few minutes walk. The path to London Heathrow Airport will take a couple of hours, but there are also closer airports - in Bristol and Exeter.

The total area of the school is 11 acres. The general infrastructure is distinguished by good and modern equipment:

  • Sports fields;
  • Heated pool;
  • Theater;
  • Equipped classrooms;
  • Computer class;
  • Laboratories.

Admission dates and extra charges

The school year at Sherborne Preparatory School is divided into three trimesters and includes three vacation periods:

  • Autumn Trimester: September 4 - December 14, Vacation: October 19 - November 4;
  • Spring Trimester: January 7 - March 29, Vacation: February 15-24;
  • Summer Term: May 24 - June 28, Vacation: May 24 - June 2.

Tuition fee includes:

  • Academic program;
  • Extra-curriculum (excursions, entertainment);
  • Residence.

Additional charges:

  • Registration fee;
  • Place Verification Deposit;
  • Additional English lessons;
  • Medical insurance;
  • Visa application;
  • Air tickets.

Entry requirements, how to apply, what is required to enrol

For admission to the school of Sherborne, foreign students need to prepare a number of documents:

  • Extract from the estimates, translated into English;
  • Certificate of English Proficiency;
  • Essay in English;
  • Interview on Skype, or during a personal visit to the school (for admission to the 6-8 year of study).

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Residence permits, citizenship and other services

  • Guardianship services during the studies
  • Student supervision

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