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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
  • T +254 724 255 444
  • E [email protected]
  • W
  • School Ages: 5-13
  • School Gender: Mixed
  • Total School Numbers: 265
  • Teaching Language(s):
    • 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)
  • Annual Fee Range: Day KES 270,000 - KES 615,500; Boarding KES 279,500
  • Fee Information: Application fee: KES 5,000 Transport per term: KES 38,300 - KES 100,400 (depending on route); School Deposit: KES 25,000 (up to year 1); KES 50,000 (years 2-8)
  • Religion: Non-denominational
  • Memberships: Ac. member COBIS, HMC, IAPS,
  • State/Independent: Privately owned


  • Common Entrance Exam
  • National Curriculum for England


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

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