The company’s ethos aims to establish a sense of community and care amongst all its members so that both staff and students can experience the benefits of being accepted and contribute towards the wider society.

The environment is both homely and educational and is of high quality so that it gives all who are here a sense of worth.


Fees to cover running expenses are paid by:

  1. a) Local Authorities or
  2. b) Joint funding by Local Authorities, Social Services and Health.
  3. c) Direct Payments (Extended School Services only).

No private funding will be considered.

Wargrave House School Fees 2020/21 

Day Pupils (per annum)  

1:3 TSA Support £51,664 

1:1 TSA Support £73,347 

2:1 TSA Support £106,124 

Short Term Breaks (per night)  

1:3 Support £225 

1:1 Support £380 

Waking Night £150 

Holiday/Saturday Club  

1:3 Support: Full Day – £100 | Half Day – £60 

1:1 Support: (Full Day) £185 | Half Day – £100 

After School Club  

1:3 Support (4 hrs) £120 

1:1 Support (4 hrs) £70 

Additional Support Costs (per hour) 

Therapy (2hrs per week included in main offer) £42.50 

Medical £56.87 

Behaviour £38.82 

Where pupils start or leave school during the academic year, costs will pro-rata based on the number of academic days attended. Providers should also be aware of the 12 week notice period contained with Service Contracts. 

Residential Funding

Residential students are funded either by Education Authorities, Health or Social Services. The “Contract of Care” agreement and a financial contract, which together with the individual plan of care, formalises the placement arrangement in respect of the individual pupil. The contract includes both local authority services and family involvement, be it natural parents, extended family or foster family.

Bursary Fund

The Bursary Fund provides financial help for young people aged 16 to 19 who may face barriers to staying in education. Students attending Lakeside College may be eligible for an award of up to £1,200 per academic year if one of the below eligibility criteria is met.

  • In Care
  • Care Leaver
  • In receipt of Income Support or Universal Credit because you are financially supporting yourself or financially supporting yourself and some who is dependent on you and living with you (i.e. a child or partner).
  • In receipt of Disability Living Allowance (DLA) or Personal Independence Payments (PIP) and Employment Support Allowance (ESA) or Universal Credit in your own right.

Applications for bursary are co-ordinated through Wargrave House. In order to process applications, we will require evidence that supports your claim. If you would like to apply, or discuss your personal circumstances further, please contact Claire Byrne (Family Liaison Officer).

Wargrave House School and College
449 Wargrave Road
Newton Le Willows
Merseyside WA12 8RS

T: 01925 224899
School dates
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