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Hillcrest Preparatory School (Kenya)

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 (Kenya)
    Hillcrest Road, off Langata Road
    Karen area
    Nairobi City
    Kenya
  • Mailing address:
    Hillcrest Preparatory School (Kenya)
    PO Box 24282
    Karen 00502
    Nairobi
    Kenya
  • T +254 724 255444/ 736 256173
  • E [email protected]
  • W www.hillcrest.ac.ke
  • Lower School Ages: 18 months-6
  • Lower School Sexes: Co-ed
  • Lower School Numbers: 100 (57% boys, 43% girls)
  • Middle School Ages: 6-13
  • Middle School Sexes: Co-ed
  • Middle School Numbers: 165 (51% girls, 49% boys)
  • 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
  • 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: COBIS; IAPS;
  • State/Independent: Independent: privately owned (individual/corporation)

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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