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Summer Fields
Summer Fields
Summer Fields
Summer Fields
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Summer Fields Oxford, Oxfordshire Visit
Summer Fields
330 pupils, ages 4-13
Boys only
Day and Boarding

Summer Fields

A breathtaking 70-acre secret garden behind high walls and iron gates right in the centre of north Oxford’s Summertown, Summer Fields is a modern yet traditional prep with high standards and impressive results. While still a boarding school at heart, it has moved with the times and embraced a more versatile offering – and the relatively new pre-prep has only served to strengthen its already significant appeal. Summer Fields is tucked down what would have been a semi-rural lane when the school was founded in 1864. It is an educational Narnia, with metal gates on a main shopping...
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    Sport3 Harrow (1), St Edward’s (1), Radley (1)
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  • Fees and bursaries

    Day fees per term

    Year 1£5,570
    Year 2£5,570
    Year 3£6,440
    Year 4£8,735
    Year 5£8,735
    Year 6£8,735
    Year 7£8,735
    Year 8 £8,735
    Boarding fees per term

    Year 1-
    Year 2-
    Year 3 -
    Year 4 £12,530
    Year 5 £12,530
    Year 6£12,530
    Year 7£12,530
    Year 8 £12,530

    Summer Fields is committed to ensuring it is open to the brightest pupils, no matter their personal circumstances. Its Maclaren Foundation awards are means-tested and typically offered to boys showing real potential and looking to join the school in Years 6 or 7. Fee reductions can range from 25 to 100 per cent, and family assets, income, liabilities and lifestyle are all taken into consideration.

    Bursary contact:
    Registrar Mrs Christine Berry
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Mayfield Road, Oxford, Oxfordshire OX2 7EN

01865 459204


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Term Dates


Open Days

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Prep Open Morning
21 September 2024
Pre-Prep Open Morning
26 September 2024

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