Burgess Hill Girls

Burgess Hill Girls is an ‘Excellent’ rated Independent day and boarding school in the heart of Sussex. It is a through school for girls aged two and a half to eighteen. The Nursery (which is co-ed), Pre-Prep, Prep, Senior School and Sixth Form are all located on the same campus, a 14 acre conservation area centrally located in Burgess Hill and very close to the main road and rail links to Brighton and London.

Keymer Road
Burgess Hill
West Sussex
RH15 0EG

+44 (0)1444 241050

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ISC associations: GSA, AGBIS, ISBA, IAPS

Religious affiliation: All Faiths

Day/boarding type: Day and Full Boarding

Gender profile: Girls (some boys)

Size: 510

Burgess Hill Girls fees:

Boarding fees per term:
£10,070 to £14,180

Day fees per term:
£997 to £7,980

Scholarships & bursaries:

ISC reference number:

DfE reference number:
938 / 6201

Boys - age range & pupil numbers:

Day: 2.5 to 4 (19)

Girls - age range & pupil numbers:

Day: 2.5 to 19 (442)

Boarding: 11 to 19 (49)

Sixth Form: (57)

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Junior Academic and Music Scholarships are available in the Junior School from Year 3 to the end of Year 6.

Academic, Music, Art, Sport and Drama Scholarships, up to a maximum of 40% fees, are awarded at ages 11+, 13+ and 16+ (Sixth Form). Technology Scholarships are available at 16+ (Sixth Form).

We look for an excellent academic standard based on written examinations and/or practical assessment, and an interview.
A Scholarship can be worth anything between 5% to 40% of fees for the duration of a pupil’s time at Burgess Hill Girls. A 40% scholarship would only be awarded for outstanding

All Scholars are expected to act as ambassadors for their subject and give their full support to the relevant curricular and extra-curricular areas.

All candidates are assessed using their Cognitive Abilities Test scores. Year 9 internal candidates will be required to sit the English and Maths papers in order to be considered for an Academic Scholarship.

Academic Scholarship candidates may also enter for one or more of the Creative Scholarships.

Creative Scholarships reflect a very high degree of aptitude in one of the following disciplines: Art; Drama; Music; Sport.
The assessment procedures may include an audition, interview, practical assessment or the production of a portfolio. Further details will be issued upon receipt of an entry.

Means-tested bursaries are available for students who would benefit from the opportunities that our school offers and who are eligible for fee remission.

Bursaries range from 10% or more of the day fees. Further information can be requested from the Bursar: bursar@burgesshillgirls.com.

The deadline for completed Scholarship applications is Friday 29th November 2019.

The deadline for Bursary applications is Tuesday 31st December 2019.

To register your interest and obtain an application form, please contact the Admissions Officer at admissions@burgesshillgirls.com or call 01444 241050 and select option 2 for Admissions.

Scholarships & Bursaries offered

  • Academic scholarships
  • All Rounder awards
  • Art scholarships
  • Drama scholarships
  • Music scholarships
  • Sport scholarships
  • Sixth Form scholarships
  • H M Forces discounts
  • Sibling discounts
  • Bursaries for new entrants
  • Hardship awards for existing pupils

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