The selection of the right school to suit your child’s personality and interests is one of the most difficult decisions a parent can make. The MCS endeavours to place the individual needs of each learner as a priority and will do everything possible to apprise you of all the school has to offer, so that you are able to make an informed decision.



Prospective parents and pupils are welcome to contact us to visit our school, and be taken on a tour of our facilities.



Boarding (Gr 7-12)LEVEL ANNUALLY TERMLY x 3
Jan – Oct
Grades 1* – 6 R 64 510 R 21 505 R 6 615
Grade 7 R 67 460 R 22 458 R 6 915
LSL (Grade 8) R 70 970 R 23 655 R 7 275
IGCSE (Grade 9 & 10)
AS (Grade 11 & 12)
R 79 150 R 26 385 R 8 115
Boarding (Gr 7-12) R 55 000 R 18 335 R 5 640

*Gr 000 to Gr 1 tuition fees include Play ball & Manners4Minors fees

The following discounts apply:

5%Sibling Discount for 2nd child and 10% Sibling Discount for 3rd child
7% Discount if Fees are paid annually in advance before 30th November
5% Discount if Fees are paid annually in advance before 31st January

Additional costs:
Non-Refundable Acceptance Fees
Primary School     R 3,500.00 – Once off Per Registration
High School           R 5 000.00 – Once off Per Registration
Boarding School   R 4 500.00 – Once off Per Registration

Annual Payments (Each year)
Pre-Primary – Grade 7: Annual Registration Fee R 1 100
Pre-Primary – Grade 7: Classroom Resource Fee R 1 400
Grade R – Grade 7 – Computer Levy                       R 800
Subtotal:     R 3 300

Please note:
School fees are compulsory and are payable strictly in advance. The following methods of payment are available:
1. Annual tuition fees paid in full by the end of November for the following year: discounted by 7%
2. Annual tuition fees paid in full on the 31st January: discounted by 5%
3. Monthly tuition fees: due and payable on the first of every month over a 10 month period (Jan – Oct).
4. Termly tuition fees: due and payable on the first day of January, May and September.
5. A full term’s notice, in writing, or the equivalent fee in lieu thereof is required prior to the withdrawal of a pupil.
6. All tours, school excursions and theatre outings are payable when advised of the event.
7. The above School Fees EXCLUDE Cambridge external exams, some text books, stationery packs and private extra-murals. (The Cambridge External Exam Fees are quoted in £’s and are payable on exam registration at the rate of exchange.)


The Mountain Cottage School

Nedbank Brits

Account Number: 1469021153

Branch Code: 187646

NB! Proof of payment to:

Reference on Payment: Oldest child in MCS’s name and surname

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