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ADMISSIONS ENQUIRY

Fees


Governors' Scholarship

Pupils entering the academic year 2018-19, will be eligible for the Governors’ Scholarship and will be subsidised 15% of their tuition fee for their entire tenure at The Arcadia Preparatory School (until the end of Year 6). This includes deposits paid in 2018-19 academic year for future enrolment years.

For pupils joining Foundation Stage 1 classes in 2018-19, the tuition fee will be subsidised 25% for that year only and thereafter will be subsidised at 15% for the remainder of the pupil’s time at The Arcadia Preparatory School (until the end of Year 6).

Tuition Fees


  Grade KHDA Approved Fees (AED) Fees for Academic Year 2018-19*
  FS1 60,000 45,000
  FS2 60,000 51,000
  Year 1 69,000 58,650
  Year 2 69,000 58,650
  Year 3 69,000 58,650
  Year 4 69,000 58,650
  Year 5 69,000 58,650
  Year 6 69,000 58,650

* Tuition fees are net of 15% scholarship for pupils joining in the academic year 2018-19 and for their entire tenure at The Arcadia Preparatory School (until the end of Year 6). Tuition fees net of 25% scholarship for pupils joining Foundation Stage 1 for that year only and thereafter will be subsidised 15% for the remainder of the pupil’s time at The Arcadia Preparatory School (until the end of Year 6).

Fee Inclusions

Our yearly school fees include**:

Extra Curricular Activities


Equivalent to

AED 7000


4 sets of uniform


Equivalent to

AED 2000


Textbooks & Exercise Books

Equivalent to

AED 1500

Parents will be required to pay for ***:

  • Stationery
  • iPad and Apple pencil (Years 3 and up only)
  • Field trips and excursions

Optional charged services or items include***:

  • School Bus Transport
    • Two way – AED 9,000 per year
    • One way – AED 6,450 per year
  • Arcadia branded items (school hats, PE/Swimming bags)
  • School canteen lunches

**All the prices are indicative only.        *** VAT will be applicable as per the UAE law.

Sibling Discount


The Arcadia Preparatory School fee structure includes a significant sibling discount:

1st sibling = 5% discount
2nd and subsequent siblings  = 10% discount

Payment Options


To make parents lives easier, The Arcadia Preparatory School offers a number of payment options:

  • Monthly payments of school fees may be made through 10 post-dated cheques
  • Pay by credit card for no extra charge, either termly or annually
  • Pay by cash or debit card on a termly or annual basis
  • Existing parents have the option of paying fees through the online parent portal
  • For ease of payments, you can also do a bank transfer

New Admissions


A non-refundable, non-transferable Application Fee of AED 500 is required.

A non-refundable, non-transferable Registration Payment of AED 5,000 is required to secure a place (deductible from the first term’s fees).

Existing Pupils


AED 2,500 of the school’s tuition fees are charged as a re-registration deposit to confirm the return of existing pupils in the new academic year. This deposit will be deducted from the total tuition fees for the academic year in which the admission is being sought.

Refund


In the cases of both existing and new pupils, deposits and fees will not be refunded if students choose not to return to school for the next academic year or choose not to take the offered places.