The UK has many charities who assist with places at independent schools. A directory of these trusts is available in Exeter Central Library and many parents on low incomes have found this to be a welcome resource. You will need to apply for funding as soon as possible as the number of awards granted each financial year are limited.
Applications for a means tested bursary can be applied for in writing. Please register your interest with the School Office in the first instance.
In the case of a gifted and talented child the school may be able to offer a scholarship should your child excel in one of the areas listed below:
Applications for a scholarship can also be applied for in writing stating which area your child is talented in. Please register your interest with the School Office in the first instance.
Please note: All bursaries and scholarships awarded by the school itself are reviewed annually.
These financial arrangements follow a 3 stage approach:
Magdalen court School welcomes children with ECHPs and those whose needs have not been met elsewhere. However, the school has a very individual approach and gets to know each applicant through a series of taster days, offering places to children who they feel will thrive as part of the school community.
If you feel your child require's an ECHP assessment whilst at Magdalen Court School, our experienced team of SEND staff can help advise you on how to proceed. Please note that this can be a lengthy process and it can take time for the funding to be awarded.