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  • Hillcrest Preparatory School (Kenya)
    Hillcrest Road, off Langata Road
    Karen area
    KE
  • Mailing address:
    Hillcrest Preparatory School (Kenya)
    PO Box 24282
    Karen 00502
    Nairobi
    KE
  • T 254 (0)20 883913/4/7 Mobile: 0724 256 173, 0736 256 173
  • E adminprep@hillcrest.ac.ke
  • W www.hillcrest.ac.ke
  • Memberships: COBIS; IAPS;
  • State/Independent: Independent: privately owned (individual/corporation)
  • Lower School Ages: 18 months-6
  • Lower School Sexes: Co-ed
  • Lower School Numbers: Total: 100 (57% boys, 43% girls)
  • Middle School Ages: 6-13
  • Middle School Sexes: Co-ed
  • Middle School Numbers: Total: 165 (51% girls, 49% boys)
  • Senior School Ages: 13-18
  • Senior School Sexes: Co-ed
  • Senior School Numbers: 300 (52% boys, 48% girls)
  • Teaching Language: English
  • SEN: Mainstream with SEN support
  • Boarding: Available
  • Uniform: Yes
  • School Year: September- July; Holidays and half-term breaks similar to UK calendar
  • School Hours: Early Years 8.30 am to 3.00 pm; Prep 7.50 am to 3.30 pm; Secondary 8 am to 3.45 pm
  • Fee Currency: Kenyan shillings
  • Fee Details: 2016-2017 Fees. Registration: 5,000. Per term: Play Group: from 72,000 (3 mornings a week) to 89,950 Kshs (5 mornings); Nursery 1: from 131,900 (3 mornings) to 179,850 (5 mornings) to 221,850 (5 full days); Nursery 2: 155,900 (3 mornings) to 197,850 (5 mornings) to 239,800 (5 full days); Reception: 257,800; Year 1: 299,750; Year 2: 431,650; Years 3-6: 545,550; Years 7-8: 569,550. Boarding fees are 275,750 per term;
  • Fee Extras: Transport: Lower School varies from 32,450 to 100,400 depending on route. School Deposit: 25,000 for lower school and 50,00 for upper; Boarding Deposit: 27,575; Caution deposit: 50,000.
  • Religion: Non-denominational

Curricula:

  • A-Levels
  • Common Entrance Exam
  • IGCSE (International General Certificate of Secondary Education)
  • 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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