International Schools in Kenya Fees Structures 2021

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There are over 20 international schools in Kenya. These schools charge higher school fees than government sponsored schools. But the good thing about them is that they offer quality education, delicious food and high quality practical aspects of life.

We have sampled school fees for different international schools in Kenya; their charges are as follows:

INTERNATIONAL SCHOOL OF KENYA FEES STRUCTURE

Fee Schedule 2020 – 2021

Application FeeUS$ 400Applies only to new applicants.
Non-refundable and payable in full upon submission of the completed application form and is valid for two years. 
One Time Capital LevyUS$ 10,000To cover Capital expenses.
Payable at the time of enrolment.
Non-refundable and payable by all new entrants joining Kindergarten to Grade 12.
A reduction of US$ 500 is given for every additional student enrolled from the same family.
Postponed for Pre-K until students join Kindergarten.
No discount is available on capital levy for early payment.
LCE ProgramUS$ 20,000Pre K – Grade 5.
Amount payable in addition to the grade level tuition fees.
This is a modified curriculum to meet student’s IEP and social emotional needs, together with Daily Living Skills.
Caters for students with intellectual disabilities.
Tuition Fee  
Pre-KindergartenUS$ 16,243To cover Operational and Educational expenses.
KindergartenUS$ 25,713Fees per year, payable by semester.
Grades 1 – 5US$ 27,129 Fees are not prorated according to the enrolment date.
Grades 6 – 8US$ 28,3491% discount for full year’s tuition fee paid before July 1, 2020.
Grades 9 – 10US$ 29,950 
Grades 11- 12US$ 31,142 
   
Annual Capital LevyUS$ 1,350To contribute to facility upgrade and development.
Payable by all continuing students
   
Bus feesUS$ 2,200  For students who use school transportation.
Reduction of US$ 200 for every additional sibling.
From the fourth sibling onwards, the bus fee will remain at US$ 1,600.

BRAEBURN SCHOOL FEES STRUCTURE

Basic fees (2021 academic year)

Year GroupAnnual Tuition Fee (KSh)Deposit (KSh)
FS1 (Nursery) – mornings only695,70050,000
FS1 (Nursery) – afternoon care79,2000
FS2 (Reception)774,00050,000
Year 1 to 61,590,30050,000
Year 7 to 91,644,90050,000
Year 101,754,10050,000
Year 11 (IGCSE)1,754,10050,000
Year 12 & 13 (AS/A2/BTEC)1,876,80050,000

Lunch

Year GroupAnnual Lunch Fee (KSh)
FS1 (Nursery) – mornings only90,300
FS2 (Reception)94,200
Year 1 & 295,100
Year 3 to 698,400
Year 7 & 8105,900
Year 9 & 10107,700
Year 11 to 13107,700

Transport

Year GroupTransport TypeAnnual Transport Fee (KSh)
FS1 (Nursery) to Year 13Door-to-door transport289,500

Deposits are charged once on joining the school but must be topped up if deductions are made for losses or breakages. The deposit (or balance thereof) is refundable at the end of a pupil’s final term following clearance by the headteacher.

Year 11, 12 and 13 fees are billed in two tranches in August and December. Fees for all other years are billed in three tranches in August, December and April.

Important information about school fees

  1. Above Fees indicate costs for Tuition, Lunch, School Transport services, Boarding (where applicable) but do not include Enrolment or any applicable Examinations Fees.
  2. Applications for placement at the school are only processed on the return of a duly completed registration form and on the payment of a non-refundable registration fee of KSh 5,000/-. In certain Year Groups where vacancies are limited, a 20% advance payment of the tuition fee is payable against the First Term’s invoice. This advance payment is not refundable if confirmed places are not taken up. Children who cannot be accommodated immediately are put on a waiting list.
  3. Fees above are in Kenya Shillings. The above fees are fully inclusive of all approved textbooks and exercise books.
  4. Early payment discount: Fees are payable on or before the first day of each term. A discount of 3% on tuition fees is given when full payment is made within 6 days of the due date.
  5. Family discounts, on tuition fees only are allowed in bills as follows:
    2nd Child: 10%
    3rd Child: 20%
    4th Child: 30%
    5th & subsequent Child: 40%
  6. A surcharge of 1.25% is levied per month for the late payment of fees.
  7. Activity fees are charged separately and are normally accompanied by an official letter from the headteacher.
  8. A full term’s notice in writing and the headteacher’s acknowledgement in writing of the same is required for withdrawals else, a full term’s fees are payable in lieu of such notice.
  9. The Board of Directors reserves the right to alter the fees at five months notice.

GREENSTEDS FEES STRUCTURE

Fees Structure

Effective from September 2021 – 2022

 Day (Kshs.)Boarding (Kshs.)
Play Group49,500_
Creche83,500_
Nursery95,000_
Reception95,000_
Years 1 – 2131,000401,500
Years 3 – 4180,000447,500
Years 5 – 6215,000515,000
Years 7 – 8285,000643,000
Years 9309,000712,000
Years 10 – 11348,000772000
Years 12 – 13418,000848,000

These fees are per term and boarding fees are inclusive of all accommodation, meals and tuition. Textbooks and exercise books are provided, as are Lunch and snack breaks for day students.

Entry Fees

  KSHSUSD
Admission feeEarly Years (Crèche to Reception)25,000
Residents (Yrs1-13)50,000
Non Residents (Yrs 1-13)2000
Caution Money – Refundable (one off payment)Early Years20,000
Years 1-1350,000
Year 12 or ‘A’ Level Fees
Science Subjects
Surcharge – Per Term
5,000


Discounts

5% for a second sibling of the same parents.
10% for a third sibling of the same parents.
15% for a fourth and subsequent sibling of the same parents.
10% for the children of fee paying Greensteds Alumni parents.

Payment Date

Please note that fees are payable on the first day of the term.

HILLCREST FEES STRUCTURE

Follow this link to see the fees structure: https://www.hillcrest.ac.ke/secondary/fee-structure-2020-2021/

STAUSTINS FEES STRUCTURE

Follow this link to read: https://staustins.ac.ke/tuition-fees/

BANDA SCHOOL FEES STRUCTURE

Follow this link to read: https://www.bandaschool.com/489/admissions/school-fees

WOODLAND STAR INTERNATIONAL SCHOOL FEES STRUCTURE

Primary, Middle & High School – School Fees 2021-2022

*All amounts are in US Dollars

Registration                                       1,000 (New students)
Annual Capital Levy                          500 per year

Fee Structure – Primary, Middle & High School

Primary Years 1 – 4 (6yrs-10yrs*)

Tuition fees (self-paid):           13,320 per year  or  4,440 per term

Tuition fees (employer-paid): 19,200 per year  or  6,400 per term

Lunch (optional):                       855 per year  or  285 per term

Middle Years and High School (11yrs-16yrs*)

Tuition fees (self-paid):            13,740 per year  or  4,580 per term

Tuition fees (employer-paid):  19,815 per year  or  6,605 per term

Lunch (optional):                       930 per year  or  310 per term

*all classes are multi-age and ages indicated above refer to typical ages of children; exceptions to the indicated age ranges are possible and fees are classified according to class enrollment, rather than by age

Other optional fees:

Transport  – Tigoni:                           1,425 per year or 475 per term (first child)

  996 per year or 332 per term (second child)

  714 per year or 238 per term (third child)

                    – Rosslyn/Runda:           2,835 per year or 945 per term (first child)

  1,986 per year or 662 per term (second child)

  1,419 per year or 473 per term (third child)

Special learning needs tuition (in addition to tuition fees): Treated on a case-by-case basis

Additional discount (applicable to tuition fees only)

Prepayment Discount                       

Termly: A discount of 3% will be applied to tuition fees paid at least 1 calendar month prior to the start of the following term.

Discount for Siblings                           A5% discount for each additional child from the same family.

Payment Due Date                               Fees are due no later than 3oth August 2021. Amounts outstanding after this date attract a 2% penalty accrued monthly.

*Note – payments may be made in Kenyan Shillings at current exchange rates.

KITENGELA INTERNATIONAL SCHOOL FEES STRUCTURE

Follow this link to see the fees structure: https://www.kisc.sc.ke/international-curriculum/british-downloads/

NOVA PIONEER FEES STRUCTURE

Follow this link to get the fees structure: https://www.novapioneer.com/kenya/admissions/fees-structure/

RIARA SCHOOLS FEES STRUCRUE

Follow this link to get full fees structure: https://www.riaraschools.ac.ke/?page_id=294

RUSINGA SCHOOLS FEES STRUCTURE

TERMLY FEES STRUCTURE (KES)

SEPTEMBER 2020 TO AUGUST 2021

Fees are payable termly in advance unless prior arrangements have been made. The Accounts Department is available to assist.

 Fees2nd Child3rd ChildSubsequent
1. TUITION FEESPer Term7.5% Disc.17.5% Disc.30% Disc.
KINDERGARTEN Kshs.Kshs.Kshs.
Toddlers Class (Butterflies)74,00068,45061,05051,800
Kindergarten 1 (Ladybirds)98,00090,65080,85068,600
Kindergarten 2 (Busy Bees)127,000117,475104,77588,900
Kindergarten 3 (Beetles)127,000117,475104,77588,900
PREP SCHOOL    
Year 1203,000187,775167,475142,100
Year 2 & 3238,000220,150196,350166,600
Year 4 ,5 & 6250,000231,250206,250175,000
SENIOR SCHOOL    
Year 7,8 & 9294,000271,950242,550205,800
Year 10306,000283,050252,450214,200
  Year 11 (Two Billings) September & January459,000424,575378,675321,300
A-LEVEL    
  Year 12 & 13 (Two Billings)  497,000459,725410,025347,900
September & January    
Registration Fee12,000New Students  
Testing Fee3,000New Students  
PTA4,000Per Family per year 

NB:

  1. ALL FEES ARE PER TERM EXCEPT FOR YEAR 11 & A-LEVEL WHERE THE FEES ARE PAID IN TWO BILLINGS.
  2. SCHOOL FEE IS DUE BEFORE THE FIRST DAY OF THE TERM.
  3. ALUMNI DISCOUNTS: ALUMNI WHO ENROLL THEIR CHILDREN WILL RECEIVE THE FOLLOWING DISCOUNTS: 1ST CHILD 7.5%, 2ND CHILD 17.5%, 3RD CHILD 30%.
     (Two Billings Year 11,12 & 13)
   ReturnOne Way 
2. TRANSPORTReturnOne Way OnlyTwo BillingsTwo Billings 
Zone 137,50026,25056,25039,375 
Zone 248,50033,95072,75050,925 
Zone 352,50036,75078,75055,125 
Zone 454,50038,15081,75057,225 
3. SCHOOL LUNCH     
Kindergarten16,700Per term   
Primary21,600Per term   
Secondary25,400Per term   
Year 11, 12 & 1338,100Two Billings 
Note: Charges for Lunch and Transport may change after a Term’s Notice  
Transport Zones     
Zone 1     
Lavington, Adams Arcade, Kileleshwa, Loresho, Waiyaki Way, Westlands, Ngong Rd, Upper Hill, Ngumo Area, Riara,
Yaya, Valley Rd, Gitanga Rd, Mountain View, Kilimani, Woodley   
      
Zone 2     
Karen, Langata, Nairobi West, Madaraka,South B/C, Spring Valley, Parklands, Pangani,  
      
Zone 3     
Imara Daima,City Cabanas,Fedha, Parkview, Muthaiga, New Muthaiga,Kitusuru,Giraffe Centre, Kikuyu area.
      
Zone 4     
Ridgeways, Thome, Safari Park, ISK, Nyari, Rosylyn, Runda, Garden Estate,Donhom, Buru Buru, Jogoo Rd, Ngong Town
      
Transport for Other Areas on Request

BANK DETAILS:

RUSINGA SCHOOL
ABSA BANK-HURLINGHAM BRANCH
A/C: 0451348019 (KSHS)

RUSINGA SCHOOL
STANBIC BANK-UPPERHILL BRANCH
A/C: 0100002671586 (KSHS)

MPESA
Paybill No. 563447
A/c No. Name of the child (Include additional narration: Fees / Test/ etc)

Send transaction confirmations to: [email protected]
Include the Child’s full name, Year, and any additional narration such as Fees, Test,
etc.

NAIROBI INTERNATIONAL SCHOOL FEES STRUCTURE

Follow this link to download the fees structure: https://www.nis.ac.ke/wp-content/uploads/2020/07/Fee_Structure_2020-21.pdf

BROOKHOUSE SCHOOLS FEES STRUCTURE

Fees per term

(In Kenyan Shillings – 3 times per year)

Tuition Only – Karen & Runda

Boarding & Tuition – Karen Only

“Little Brookies” Stage 1: 100,000

“Little Brookies” stage 1: n/a

Pre-school Stage 2: 260,000

Pre-school Stage 2: n/a

Pre-school Stage 3: 270,000

Pre-school Stage 3: n/a

Reception: 290,000

Reception: n/a

Year 1: 365,000

Year 1: n/a

Year 2: 610,000

Year 2: 1,075,000

Year 3: 615,000

Year 3: 1,080,000

Year 4: 620,000

Year 4: 1,085,000

Year 5: 625,000

Year 5: 1,090,000

Year 6: 670,000

Year 6: 1,135,000

Year’s 7 & 8: 675,000

Year’s 7 & 8: 1,140,000

Year 9: 740,000

Year 9: 1,205,000

Year 10: 745,000

Year 10: 1,210,000

Year 11: 1,117,500

Year 11: 1,815,000

Year 12: 765,000

Year 12: 1,230,000

Year 13: 1,147,400

Year 13: 1,845,000

BTEC courses: 400,000

BTEC courses: 865,000

Term fees are payable at the commencement of each term, due on 18th August 2020, 5th January 2021, and 6th April 2021.

Fees per semester

(In Kenyan Shillings)

Tuition Only

Boarding & Tuition – Karen Only

Year 11: 1,117,500

Year 11: 1,815,000

Year 13: 1,147,500

Year 13: 1,845,000

Year 11 and 13 fees payable in two equal installments, due on 18th August 2020 and 5th January 2021.

Fees per semester

(In Kenyan Shillings)

Tuition Only – Karen Only

Boarding & Tuition – Karen Only

NCUK Foundation Year: 1,200,000

NCUK Foundation Year: 2,130,000

IFY fees payable in two equal instalments, due on 5th January 2021 and 6th April 2021.

Fees Schedule

Please note: fees are determined as a total figure for the academic year, and billed on a 3 term basis, as outlined below.

ST ANDREW’S TURI FEES STRUCTURE

Follow this link to see the fees structure: https://www.standrewsturi.com/admissions/fees/

AGA KHAN ACADEMY NAIROBI FEES STRUCTURE

Follow this link to see the fees structure: https://www.agakhanschools.org/Kenya/AKAN/Admissions

ST MARYS INTERNATIONAL SCHOOL FEES STRUCTURE

Follow this link to see the fees structure: https://www.stmarysinternationalacademy.com/fees

MUDZINI SCHOOL FEES STRUCTURE

Follow this link to get the fees structure: https://www.mudzinischool.org/fees