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  • Hillcrest Secondary
    PO Box 24819
    Nairobi 00502
  • T (+ 254) 20 3002757/ (20)806 7783/ 806 6784/0724 255 444 / 0733 255442
  • F +254 (20) 882350
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  • State/Independent: Independent: privately owned (individual/corporation)
  • Lower School Ages: 12-13
  • Lower School Sexes: Co-ed
  • Lower School Numbers: Years 8/9 (ages 12-13): 80 (46 Girls, 34 boys)
  • Middle School Ages: 13-16
  • Middle School Sexes: Co-ed
  • Middle School Numbers: Years 10/11 (ages 13-16): 175 (96 girls, 79 boys)
  • Senior School Ages: 16-18
  • Senior School Numbers: Sixth form Year 12/13 (ages 16-18): 200 (110 girls, 90 boys)(of which, 3o boarders)
  • Teaching Language: English
  • SEN: Mainstream with SEN support
  • Boarding: Available
  • Uniform: Yes
  • School Year: September-July; holidays and mid-term breaks generally similar to UK private schools (Christmas, spring break etc)
  • School Hours: 8.15am to 3.45pm
  • Fee Currency: Kenyan Shillings (KShs)
  • Fee Details: 2016-2017 Fee Structure per Term: Years 9-11: 583,000; Years 12 & 13: 616,000. Weekly boarding (per term): 275,750; Weekend boarding (per weekend): 11,850;
  • Fee Extras: Lunch 35,750 per term; School deposit: 42,900 - 45,760; Boarding deposit: 27,575; Transport: 38,300 - 100,400 depending on route; Caution deposit: 100,000.
  • Religion: Non-denominational

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