Schedule of Fees for 2018

Tuition Incidentals & Chapel Total Annual Day Scholar Boarding Total Annual for Boarders Monthly for Day Scholars Monthly for Boarders
Grade RR R32 500 R3 700 R36 200 R3 620
Grade R R32 500 R3 700 R36 200 R3 620
Grade 1 R61 600 R3 700 R65 300 R6 530
Grade 2 R61 600 R3 700 R65 300 R6 530
Grade 3 R82 400 R3 700 R86 100 R8 610
Grade 4 R97 600 R3 700 R101 300 R66 400 R167 700 R10 130 R16 770
Grade 5 R97 600 R3 700 R101 300 R66 400 R167 700 R10 130 R16 770
Grade 6 R97 600 R3 700 R101 300 R66 400 R167 700 R10 130 R16 770
Grade 7 R99 500 R3 700 R103 200 R66 400 R169 600 R10 320 R16 960

Incidental Expenses

A charge of R925 for incidentals is levied every term to cover the following: stationery allowance, loan of text and exercise books, photocopying, visiting Playgroups, entertainment, routine medical attention, sport and cultural catering and transport requirements.

A levy of R70 is charged to assist with the upkeep of the chapel.

Additional Charges

Transport and other costs for special events, tours, etc. will be charged separately.

Lunch is provided at a cost of R1 150 per term or R35 per lunch. Should parents wish to provide their son’s with lunch, this charge is not applicable. Kindly notify the School accordingly.

An annual premium is charged for compulsory Accident Insurance. This is R730 (estimated) for Grade R and RR and R1000 (estimated) for Grades 1 – 7.

A once off linen fee of R325 is charged to new boarders.

A boarding rate of R375 a day will be charged for pupils staying at school for short periods. A daily rate of R220 will be charged for boys who stay overnight for School functions such as play rehearsals.

A voluntary contribution of R495 per term is suggested per family, to assist with capital expenditure and special projects. The payment of this amount is treated as a donation to an educational establishment in terms of S18A of the Income Tax Act.

Payment of Fees

Sibling discounts are available: Second child – 5% on tuition only. Third child – 10% on tuition only.

If the 2018 annual Tuition fees are paid in full by 31st December 2017 a 5% discount is offered.
Queries should be addressed to Angela Scotcher, debtors@cordwalles.co.za.

Via Debit Order
Fees are payable monthly over a 10-month period by debit order or alternatively may be paid quarterly IN ADVANCE by debit order. Failed debit orders carry a charge of R85.

All extra expenses will be charged on a monthly basis and are required to be paid on presentation of the account.

Any overdue amounts will be charged interest at the maximum prescribed rate in accordance with the National Credit Act 34 of 2005.

Settlement of Accounts

All accounts are to be settled by the end of October for any given year.
A full term’s notice, in writing, or one term’s fees in lieu thereof, is required before withdrawal of a pupil from School and/or the Boarding House.

Application Fee

In the case of new pupils a registration fee of R750, which is non-refundable, should accompany the Application form.

Placement (enrolment) Fee

On receipt of the application form, payment of R750, a copy of the pupil’s Birth Certificate and copy of his most recent school report, the parents and pupil will be invited for an interview with the Headmaster. The pupil will be required to do an assessment before a place is offered to him.

On confirmation of acceptance, enrolment documents are to be completed by the parents and returned together with the placement fee of R5 000 for Grade RR; R10 000 for day scholars (Grades R – 7) and R11 000 for boarders, except for parents residing outside South Africa, who pay R22 000. This placement (enrolment) fee will secure your son a place at Cordwalles and is non-refundable. However, should the pupil, after entering Cordwalles request to leave, a term’s notice will be required and, upon request, the placement (enrolment) fee will be refunded after deduction of any outstanding disbursements.

School Bank Account

Cordwalles Preparatory School
First National Bank
Liberty Midlands Mall
Branch Code: 25 73 55
Account: 50930839558
Swift Code: FIRNZAJJ

Supplementary Tuition

Fees are charged as per the teacher/coach concerned.

  • Music (flute, clarinet, drums, saxophone, piano, etc)
  • Sport (tennis, swimming, cricket, rugby)
  • Academic support (remediation, occupational therapy).


This is available at a cost of R900 per term or R30 per afternoon for Grade RR – Grade 2 learners. Grade 3 learners may attend aftercare at a cost of R450 per term. The Application Form is available from reception or Ruth Forder.


Cordwalles Schedule of Fees 2019 Letter from the Chairman – 2019 Fees Scholars Personal Accident Insurance Scholars Personal Accident Policy Wording


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