The British Junior Academy of Brussels is a registered Charity and operational costs are supported solely by the income from fees.

Tuition fees are set annually as part of the budget process. Aware that parents have long term budgetary planning for School Fees, BJAB wishes to advise parents that annual increases have been in the order of 2%-8% in recent years. BJAB school fees remain exceptionally competitive in relation to the other school fees in Brussels.

School Tuition Fees 2024-2025

Full year total

Kindergarten (half day)9955 €
Kindergarten (full day)17 034 €
Reception class17 972 €
Years 1 and 220 857 €
Years 3, 4, 5 and 623 155 €
Years 7 and 825 624 €
Years 9 and 1027 102 €

Or to be paid in three instalments on the following schedule

 1 May 2024
(20% of total)
1 July 2024
(40% of total)
1 January 2025
(40% of total)
Kindergarten (half day)1991 €3982 €3982 €
Kindergarten (full day)3406 €6814 €6814 €
Reception class3594 €7189 €7189 €
Years 1 and 24171 €8343 €8343 €
Years 3, 4, 5 and 64631 €9262 €9262 €
Years 7 and 85126 €10 249 €10 249 €
Years 9 and 105420 €10 841 €10 841 €

*For pupils in Years 2-10, an additional amount will be charged for the annual residential week.

Payment Options

Where companies are paying, tuition fees are payable for the whole school year. For parents paying privately, payments can be made in three instalments as indicated in the table above. Monthly payments can only be arranged by request at the discretion of the Headteacher. No student will be admitted or allowed to remain unless arrangements for the payment of fees are made. Pupils entering mid-way through a school year will receive a pro-rata invoice before entry; payment is required within 2 weeks.

Parents are responsible for the payment of total sums due, regardless of any subsidies provided by their employer.

Financial Assistance

At BJAB, we believe that an excellent education should be accessible to all and we recognise that some of our parents fund their children’s education privately. Mr. Retter, Headteacher, is happy to discuss discretionary financial assistance on school fees upon admission.

One-Time Payments

Registration fee*
For the first child from a family
500 €
Sibling registration fee*
For each subsequent child
250 €
Enrolment deposit**500 €

*Payable upon enrolment and non-refundable.

**Payable upon enrolment and fully refundable upon departure, provided there are no outstanding fees (e.g. damaged library books). Any outstanding charges will be deducted from the deposit and the balance will be refunded. In exceptional circumstances, the deposit may be withheld in the absence of written notice of departure within the notice period defined below.

Departure Notice Period

The school should receive 90 days written notice of the departure of the child, per the schedule below.In the absence of 90 days written notice of departure, 3 months’ fees will be payable. 

Leaving at end of first term (31 December 31 2024)Notice required by 30 September 2024
Leaving at end of second term (15 April 2025)Notice required by 31 December 2024
Leaving at end of third term (30 June 2025)Notice required by 31 March 2025

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