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Horris Hill School
Horris Hill School
Horris Hill School
Horris Hill School
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Horris Hill School Newbury, Berkshire Visit
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Horris Hill School
Newbury
122 pupils, ages 2-13
Mixed
Day and Boarding

Horris Hill School

Small and charmingly traditional without being old-fashioned, Horris Hill is a high-achieving and ultra-nurturing prep school, where getting outside is just as important as knuckling down in the classroom. Traditionally all-boys, in September 2023 the school flung open the doors to girls in all year groups, while an on-site co-ed nursery has recently opened to broaden the offering even further. A proper down-to-earth, country setting on the Berkshire/Hampshire borders, with 65 glorious acres to muck around in. Three miles south of Newbury and only minutes off the M4, Horris Hill is huge...
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Boys playing chess in the boarder's common room
Boys sitting outside reading
Aerial view of Horris Hill
boys and girls playing games on the floor and sitting on sofas
pupils playing giant chess outside in breaktime
Girls wearing dressing gowns sitting in their bunk beds
boys and girls running outside in the woods wearing coats and welly boots
Teacher helping a boy in an art class
Teacher watching football at Horris Hill
  • Senior school destinations

  • Fees and bursaries

    Day fees per term

    Nursery£60
    Reception£4,560
    Year 1£4,560
    Year 2£4,560
    Year 3£5,900
    Year 4£5,900
    Year 5£7,200
    Year 6£8,190
    Year 7£8,190
    Year 8 £8,190
    Boarding fees per term

    Nursery-
    Reception-
    Year 1-
    Year 2-
    Year 3 £11,900
    Year 4 £11,900
    Year 5 £11,900
    Year 6£11,900
    Year 7£11,900
    Year 8 £11,900




    Bursaries
    Horris Hill offers means-tested bursaries of up to 50% of fees, with the value of awards dependent on the financial and compassionate needs of qualifying applicants and upon completion of a full financial history. Any bursary is subject to annual review.

    The school also offers a fee remission to the families of serving UK armed forces personnel and veterans, and 50% fee reduction for Horris Hill alumni for the first three years and 25% thereafter.




    Bursary contact:
    Bursar Paola Bright
    registrar@horrishill.com
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School Updates

  • New Director of Music for Horris Hill

    Horris Hill is delighted to welcome Caspian Mitchard to the teaching team as Director of Music.
    New Director of Music for Horris Hill
  • Horris Hill Take to the Stage

    A truly ‘glorious’ performance took place on the 9 th December 2023, as children from Years 4, 5 and 6 from Horris Hill School in Newbury took to the stage with their production of Oliver!
    Horris Hill Take to the Stage
  • A Trip back to the Tudor Era

    Years 3 – 6 from Horris Hill School enjoyed a true adventure on 23rd November, with a trip to Portsmouth’s award-winning The Mary Rose Museum.
    A Trip back to the Tudor Era
  • Important lessons from guest speaker

    On Friday 17th November Horris Hill had the honour of hosting speaker and mental health advocate Dick Moore, for an engaging and informative set of talks on the topic of mental health in young people.
    Important lessons from guest speaker
  • See Horris Hill in our Country Prep Schools Guide

    See Horris Hill in our Country Prep Schools Guide

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Essentials

Address
Newtown, Newbury, Berkshire RG20 9DJ

Contact
office@horrishill.com
01635 40594

Website
horrishill.com

ISI Report

Fees

Term Dates


Open Days

Open days and how to visit View Open Days Register for open Day

Coffee with the Heads, 9.30am - 11am
23 February 2024
Reception Discovery Day
13 March 2024
Coffee with the Heads, 9.30am - 11am
19 April 2024


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