Belmont School

At Belmont School we believe that the happiness and well-being of every pupil is of paramount importance and lies at the heart of a successful education. We invest in these qualities in a school where kindness, respect and first-class pastoral care underpin all that we do. We have inspirational teachers whose dynamism and energy enrich the pupils’ educational experiences using their impressive skills, creativity and enthusiasm. We believe in childhood and the pupils at Belmont exude a palpable energy that speaks for itself.

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Belmont School

Belmont School offers a complete educational package for boys and girls aged 3 to 16 in one beautiful 65 acre setting in the Surrey Hills close to Guildford, Leatherhead, Dorking, Horsham and Cranleigh. Pupils may attend as a day, day-boarding, flexi-boarding or weekly-boarding pupils and we are able to offer flexibility to amend your arrangements daily if necessary.

Minibus transport services are available to a range of destinations including Putney, West Sussex and Surrey and being a boarding school, we are also able to offer a range of options for day children from 7.30am to 8pm.

The pupils and adults at Belmont School live and breathe `Achievement through Happiness’.  The school offers outstanding Early Years provision, a vibrant and excellent Prep School for Years 2 to 6 and an inspirational Senior School from Year 7.

Category: Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory, Senior

Pupils: Co-Education

Type: Day & Boarding

Religious Affiliation: Church of England

Roll: 160 Boys / 61 Girls

Age Range: 3-16 Years

Founded: 1880

Location Description

Victorian mansion overlooking the picturesque village of Holmbury St. Mary between Guildford and Dorking in Surrey..

School Contact Details

Headteacher: Mrs H Skrine

Contact for enquiries:Miss Charlotte Smith, Registrar

Feldemore, Dorking, Surrey

Tel: 01306 730852



Belmont is an exciting place to be! We have excellent Games facilities on our 65 acre site, which include grass pitches, all weather surface tennis and netball courts, a magnificent Sports Hall with cricket nets, and a heated swimming pool.


Bursaries available.

Entrance Requirements

Informal assessment.


2020/2021. All Fees per term.

Day Fees:

Kindergarten, Transition & Pre-Reception (min. 3 x morning/afternoon sessions) from £1690 **.

Reception: £3380 **.

(** * Belmont School offers 15 hours a week of Free Early Education for children from the term following their third birthday until the term following their fifth birthday.  Your fee account will be amended accordingly by subtracting this funding (which is in the region of £700-£830 per term) from the total fee.)

Years 1 & 2: £3960.

Year 3 – 9: £5550 – £5940.

Years 10-11 (applicable from 2021): please contact the school.


Reception – Year 2. Full time school and extended daycare on  4 days /week: £3640 – £3960


Boarding Fees:

Year 3 – Year 9. School Fee and Flexi Boarding (up to 5 flexi boarding nights across the term – 2 regular nights boarding per week): £5745 – £6710

Year 3 – Year 9. School Fee with full Boarding and London Mini-Bus (4 or 5 regular nights a week and/or a weekly seat on London Mini-bus route): £7150 – £7540.



All visits are welcome, please contact the school

Open Day: Friday 13 Nov 2020 -

The Open Day will provide you with the opportunity to see the school in action during the normal working week and to meet key staff.  Numbers for our Open Day are limited and tours are at set times.  Due to this and the high demand we are experiencing, we can only offer a place to one family member at the moment and priority will be given to those looking at 2021 entry.

To book a place, please send a message to one of the Admissions Team on the form HERE.

Alternatively, contact Charlotte Smith at, call 01306 730852 or visit for details.


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