Fees and charges



 Per Annum

 Per Term

Lower School
Reception - Year 2
(ages 4, 5, 6 on entry)




Lower School
Years 3 - 6 
(ages 7, 8, 9, 10 on entry)



Senior School
Years 7 - 13
(ages 11- 17 on entry)



*Reception - Year 2 fees include lunches

The fees for the 2024/2025 school year have yet to be published, but will be updated here as soon as they are available.

BNO fees - Reception - Year 10

Applicants applying to the School from Hong Kong as British National Overseas (BNO), who have been offered a place at Norwich School, will be required to pay a term's fees in advance, a refundable acceptance deposit of £550, and a one-off fee of £2,200. This fee covers the costs incurred by the School associated with using the BNO scheme, such as agent fees and additional English provision that may be required upon arrival. After the first term, the day fee listed above, applicable to the year group, will be charged.

This fee will also be applicable to other applicants applying to the school via an agent, or those who are deemed in need of additional English provision.

If you require further information, please contact Admissions via admissions@norwich-school.org.uk or call 01603 728449. 

For pupils applying as British National Overseas residents for our Sixth Form, please see fee details on our International Admissions page.

Fees are reviewed annually and the school will endeavour to give parents and fee payers one term’s notice of any increase in the fees due the following academic year.

Senior School Lunch Charge

The charges for Senior School lunches are set at £5.45 per day and varies according to the number of days in each term. The charge for the Michaelmas Term 2023 is £337.90, for the Lent Term 2024 is £288.85 and for the Trinity Term 2024 is £267.05, making a total charge for the year of £893.80. 

Lower School (Lower 2-Upper 3) Lunch Charge  

The charges for Lower School (Lower 2-Upper 3) lunches are set at £5.25 per day and varies according to the number of days in each term. The charge for the Michaelmas Term 2023 is £325.50, for the Lent Term 2024 is £278.25 and for the Trinity Term 2024 is £257.25, making a total charge for the year of £861.00. 

The 2024/2025 lunch fees have not yet been released, but will be updated here when available.

 Additional fees

Examinations- external examinations (including GCSE and A Level examinations) are charged separately, further details will come out ahead of any pupil sitting their formal exams. These fees are added to the Trinity term fee bill.

Buses- the School runs various bus routes around Norfolk, which are billed either termly or on a 20 ticket basis. Further information regarding transport can be found here.

Uniform- a full uniform list will be sent to all new families ahead of joining the school, as well as information about our uniform suppliers. There is also a second-hand uniform shop run by Friends of Norwich School volunteers which is open on select dates throughout the year.

Fee payment 

Fees are due and payable before the first day of each term.  

School fees can be paid via BACS/online banking or standing order/direct debit using the School’s bank details** shown in the “Terms & Conditions” section of the fee bill. A monthly payment option is also available via School Fee Plan, who make a 3.1% charge for this facility, click here for more information.

Please contact the Finance Office via the School’s main telephone line (01603 728430) or via feebill@norwich-school.org.uk if you require any further information or assistance on fee payments.

Fees in Advance (FIA) Scheme

Norwich School has, for many years, operated a Fees In Advance Scheme. If you require further information please email fia@norwich-school.org.uk.


**Please be aware that there remains a significant level of fraudulent cyber activity targeted at the Independent School sector. Norwich School will never contact you by email, text, or telephone to communicate any changes to the School’s bank account details and there are no plans for the School to change its existing banking arrangements. If you receive any such request, please do not make payment(s) and contact feebill@norwich-school.org.uk immediately. Thank you for your vigilance.



Registration & Acceptance (domestic pupils)

Registration fee

A non-refundable fee of £95 per pupil is payable when a pupil formally applies for a place at Norwich School.

Acceptance deposit

An acceptance deposit of £500 is payable on acceptance of a place for a pupil. This deposit is refunded at the end of the pupil’s last term at the school provided there are no outstanding charges.