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Brambletye School
Brambletye School
Brambletye School
Brambletye School
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Brambletye School East Grinstead, West Sussex Visit
Brambletye School
East Grinstead
293 pupils, ages 2-13
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Brambletye School

Brambletye is a wonderfully traditional country prep school with a husband-and-wife power team at the helm. Add to that the knockout views, the 140 acres of parkland, the school in the woods with trees to climb, dens to build, zip wires to whizz down… there’s a great sense of fun in the Brambletye air. This is a traditional but forward-thinking British prep school whose pupils experience international cultures from a young age. Children here are jumping in puddles and learning to touch-type, earning stars for their academic endeavours and drinking hot chocolate with marshmallow...
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  • Fees and bursaries

    Day fees per term

    Year 1£3,885
    Year 2£3,885
    Year 3£7,075
    Year 4£7,415
    Year 5£7,415
    Year 6£7,415
    Year 7£7,880
    Year 8 £7,880
    Boarding fees per term

    Year 1-
    Year 2-
    Year 3 £9,525
    Year 4 £9,525
    Year 5 £9,525
    Year 6£9,525
    Year 7£9,745
    Year 8 £9,745

    Brambletye offers two Foundation Bursary awards each year to pupils entering the school aged between seven and 11. These are means-tested and require a full financial review and history. In spring term, the school runs an assessment day to test candidates’ academic suitability; they are given papers in maths and English, as well as a verbal reasoning test and an interview.

    The school also offers fee reductions of 15 per cent to children of members of the armed forces and the Foreign Office, as well as a merit-based scholarship scheme. For more information about these awards, please see the school’s website:

    Bursary contact:
    Registrar Kate Barratt
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  • Scholarship glory

    There hasn’t been enough good news in this challenging year. However we are both proud and delighted to be able to share the good news that our Year 8 pupils enter Brambletye’s Book of Records having broken the previous scholarship record of 24 scholarships.
    Scholarship glory
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Brambletye School is
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Lewes Road, East Grinstead, West Sussex RH19 3PD

01342 321004


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