Entitlement to CEA – the Bursar’s view

Bob Moorhouse, Bursar of Wymondham College I have been involved in several cases where I have provided supporting information to parents to help in the case they submit to the MoD to retain CEA eligibility and to keep their children at their chosen school. In my experience, there are three important areas to consider. 1   […]

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Paying the fees: a major financial commitment

David Woodgate, Chief Executive, Independent Schools’ Bursars Association (ISBA) Paying school fees is a major financial commitment for parents and is not to be undertaken lightly. Apart from a mortgage it is probably the largest expenditure parents can make. The opportunity to spread the payment load is limited as most schools require settlement of the […]

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Fees – where do they go?

Andrew Ashton, Bursar of Radley College Parents contemplating school bills have often found them difficult to fathom. Increases in school fees have several causes. First, there are the inevitable salaries and employee benefits for academic and administrative staff. Second, and most recently, national insurance increases and employer teachers’ pension increases have added significantly to costs. […]

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Schools offering special awards for children of personnel serving in the Armed Forces

Armed Forces awards Looking specifically at grants and awards for children of those in the Armed Forces the ISBI website (www.isbi.com) lists some 200 schools. The following list has been specifically researched from the Independent Schools Yearbook and from schools who advertise their grants and awards in this Guide or in the Directory of UK […]

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