Colchester Prep & High School

Colchester High School is a co-educational Independent School, for ages 2 to 16, where inspiring teachers build in the children the confidence, self-belief and strength of character to aspire higher whilst nurturing in them a global perspective and a mindfulness for social responsibility which lasts throughout their lives. Combined with a forward-thinking STEAM based curriculum, Colchester High School delivers academic excellence and develops creative and inquisitive minds for tomorrow

Wellesley Road

+44 (0)1206 573389

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ISC associations: ISA

Religious affiliation: All Faiths

Day/boarding type: Day

Gender profile: Coeducational

Size: 299

Colchester Prep & High School fees:

Day fees per term:
£2,553 to £5,145

Scholarships & bursaries:

ISC reference number:

DfE reference number:
881 / 6015

Boys - age range & pupil numbers:

Day: 2 to 16 (206)

Girls - age range & pupil numbers:

Day: 2 to 16 (93)

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Colchester Prep and High School are pleased to offer a range of scholarships to prospective Year 6 and Year 7 pupils.

In Year 5, we offer a 3 Year Academic Scholarship for Year 6 pupils demonstrating outstanding achievement in English and Mathematic or you can apply in Year 6 for a(n) English, Mathematics, Science, Music & Performance, Digital & Creative Art, Technology. STEAM or Sport scholarships for entry into Year 7 of our Senior School.

To find out more, please click here.  Scholarship Application forms can be obtained by emailing Mrs Susan Hilton, Admissions Manager,


Scholarships & Bursaries offered

  • Academic scholarships
  • Art scholarships
  • Drama scholarships
  • Music scholarships
  • Science/Technology scholarships
  • Sport scholarships
  • H M Forces discounts
  • Sibling discounts
  • Hardship awards for existing pupils

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Disclaimer: Data is provided by the school, ISC is not responsible for inaccuracies