2017 Fees and Information for Parents

Please download our 2017 Admission Notice here, and the 2017 Admission Form here.

Fees

Annual school fees are divided into two price categories – one for the main stream classes, the other for the “baby patch” classes.

A R500 non-refundable registration fee is payable by new pupils or siblings.

Please use the downloadable admission form on the right.

Main Stream (Plum, Sage, Lemon, Blueberry and Strawberry Groups)

Option Amount
Annual Fee R 28 996
Per Term Fee R 7 249 / term
Over 11 months R 2 636 / month (11th Jan – 5th Nov)

Also Required:

  • A R500 non-refundable registration fee is payable by new pupils or siblings
  • All new children to please pay R240 Bag and Hat (with the name embroidered on) Fee.
  • The above includes fees for our music programme.

“Baby Patch” (Peppermint, Sapphire and Lilac Groups)

Option Amount
Annual Fee R 27 9390
Per Term Fee R 6 847 / term
Over 11 months R 2 490 / month (11th Jan – 5th Nov)

Baby group children are not included in the music programme as they will benefit more from it when they are three and in the Strawberry Group.

PLEASE NOTE: Children that are too young to start in the Lilac Group (18 months 2 years) at the beginning of the year will be subject to availability of a place later in the year.

Banking Details

Account Name Faymer Pre-Primary School
Bank Nedbank Hillcrest
Branch Code 198765
Account Number 1338 010 433

 

  • Fees may be paid by Internet transfer, stop order, cheque or cash
  • Fees must be paid by the 5th of every month.

Cheques

If paying by cheque, please make sure these are made out to Faymer Pre-Primary School and are handed directly to Teresa in the school office with a breakdown on the back, e.g. Fees, Outings, Aftercare, etc.

Cash

It is important that you hand cash directly to Teresa so that she can count the money and receipt it or record it her petty cash book. The is will help prevent any disputes at a later stage.

Toiletries and Stationery

Plum/Sage/Lemon/Strawberry/Blueberry Groups (3-4 yrs, 4-5 yrs & 5-6 yrs) R900
Lilac/Peppermint/Sapphire Groups (18 mnths – 3 yrs) R780

Nappies to be supplied by yourself.

Notebooks

Please ensure that your child’s notebook is at school every day. Kindly replace notebooks that have been destroyed, lost or damaged.

Baker-Baker

This is a charity fundraiser.  We ask parents to pay a small termly fee and then supply cake or popcorn etc for the class when your child’s name comes up for a turn.

In 2015 we were able to make a R10 000 donation to Highway Hospice.

Aftercare

We offer full day aftercare. Please remember to write your childs name on the aftercare list on the front door. Invoices will be issued at the end of the month.  Please phone by 11.00am if you wish your child to stay for aftercare, as Lorraine starts the lunch at that time.

Aftercare Fees

Until 2pm: R600 per month – excluding school holidays
R45 per day for casuals
Until 3pm: R700 per month – excluding school holidays
R55 per day for casuals
Until 5pm: R1115 per month (including holidays)
R70 per day for casuals

Casual Holiday Aftercare Fees per Day:

Until 12pm: R50 (excluding lunch)
Until 2pm: R65
Until 3pm: R75
Until 5pm: R90

School days and during the holidays parents to supply morning snack and juice.  We will supply lunch (including pudding and juice) and the 3pm snack and juice.

School Times

  • Please ensure that your child is at school by 07h50.
  • Door will only be opened at 7h15 and not before, as teachers have duties to perform.
  • Children must be collected promptly at 12h00.
  • NB:  Children who are collected after this time will be charged a pro rata aftercare fee.
  • Inform your childs teacher who is fetching your child, so that it can be recorded in the teachers Lift Book.

Security

PLEASE help us to keep our school premises safe by arriving and leaving on time in the mornings.  Someone will be on duty until 08h00 in the mornings; thereafter the gate will remain locked and will NOT be opened. Please be on time and have your child at school by 07h50.  Please help us to enforce this ruling so that we can ensure the safety of your children.

Clothing

  • All clothes must be marked.  We are not responsible for clothing that is not marked.
  • Children in the Lilac and Peppermint Groups must have a complete change of clothing.
  • Paint used by the children is easily washed from clothing. However, please send your children in old clothes.
  • High heels, slipslops and long skirts should not be worn, as these can be dangerous when using outdoor apparatus.
  • The children in the Lilac and Peppermint Groups have their hands and faces washed and their clothing changed if necessary.
  • The children in the Lemon, Aquamarine and Strawberry Groups are encouraged to be independent.  Do not expect clean children at the end of a busy day.

School Uniforms

Uniforms are compulsory for Plum and Sage Groups and optional for the other Groups.  The uniform consists of denim shorts for the boys and skorts for the girls with T-shirts of various styles.  There is also a track-suit and polar fleece top for winter.

General

  • Please send us a copy of both parents ID books
  • Please keep children who are not well at home.
  • If you need to contact any of the teachers, please phone us before 08h00, or between 10h00 and 11h30.
  • Progress reports are sent out at the end of the second and fourth terms.
  • Our school day includes many activities which cannot be taken home so do not expect a creative activity to be taken home each day.  Dough modelling, baking, sand and water play are all introduced into our daily programme and are of great value to the children.

School Requirements

  • Each child should bring to school:
  • A plain lunch box and juice bottle clearly marked with your childs name.
  • Lunch should consist of a sandwich, fruit or any other healthy snack and juice.
  • Please discourage your child from bringing toys, sweets or removable jewellery to school.

Extra Activities Offered at Little Red Hen

Name of Activity Contact
Person
Phone
Number
Cost Day & Time
Ballet Michelle 082 566 7717 Monday
12:30pm to 1pm
Karate Tracy 082 532 7258 Monday
1pm to 1:30pm
Playball Kim 083 630 5110 Tuesday
12.30pm to 1.00pm & 1.00pm to 1.30pm
Gekotrix Guy 071 092 4490 Wednesday
12.30pm to 1.00pm & 1.00pm to 1.30pm
Speech & Drama Tessa 083 410 0088 Thursday
12.30pm to 1.00pm & 1.00pm to 1.30pm
Little Strikers Shayne 082 574 6734 Friday
12.00pm to 12.30pm
Gardening Janet 084 642 3890 Friday
12.00pm to 12.30pm & 12.30pm to 1.00pm

If you would like your child to stay for lunch on the day of the activity the cost is R45.00 for lunch.

Gold Plaques

You may have noticed the little gold plaques in the foyer.  These may be purchased for the children when they leave the school so that they will be well remembered.

Double: R155
Single: R100

Please place money in an envelope with your child’s name.

Please Note

Please notify us of any change of address or telephone number immediately.  This is important in case an emergency should arise.

One term’s notice is required when a child leaves.

Wishing you a long and happy association with Little Red Hen Pre-Primary.

Fay & Merle
Little Red Hen Pre-Primary School Principals