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Hillcrest Preparatory School

Hillcrest Preparatory School (Karen-Nairobi) is privately owned, co-ed,with boarding available, has 565 students between 18 months and 18 years. The curriculum is NCofB, IGCIE, ICT, Design Technology, and BTECS.

  • Hillcrest Preparatory School
    Hillcrest Road, off Langata Road
    Karen area, Nairobi
    Kenya
  • Mailing address:
    Hillcrest Preparatory School
    P.O. Box 24282
    Karen 00502
    Nairobi
    Kenya
  • T +254 724 255 444
  • E [email protected]
  • W www.hillcrest.ac.ke
  • Lower School Ages: 18 months-6
  • Lower School Sexes: Co-ed
  • Lower School Numbers: 57 boys, 43 girls
  • Middle School Ages: 6-13
  • Middle School Sexes: Co-ed
  • Middle School Numbers: 85 girls, 80 boys
  • Teaching Language: English
  • SEN: Mainstream with SEN support
  • Boarding: Available
  • Uniform: Yes
  • School Year: September- July; 3 terms; Breaks: in line with UK private system
  • School Hours: 7.50 am - 3.30 pm (early years 8.30 am - 3.00 pm)
  • Fee Currency: Kenyan shillings (KES)
  • Fee Details: Tuition Fees (per term): Play group: 72,000 - 89,950 Nursery: 131,900 - 239,800 Reception: 270,000 Year 2: 453,200 Year 3-5: 572,800 Year 6: 589,200 Year 7-8: 615,500 Boarding (Years 7 & 8): 279,500 Weekend Boarding: 11,850
  • Fee Extras: Registration fee: 5,000; Transport per term: 38,300 - 100,400 (depending on route); School Deposit: 25,000 (up to year 1); 50,000 (years 2-8)
  • Religion: Non-denominational
  • Memberships: Ac. member COBIS, HMC, IAPS,
  • State/Independent: Independent: privately owned (individual/corporation)

Curricula:

  • Common Entrance Exam
  • National Curriculum for England

Accreditations/Inspections:

  • BSO (British Schools Overseas inspection programme)
  • Independent Association of Prep Schools (IAPS)
  • Independent Schools Inspectorate (ISI) (DfE BSO approved)

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