We can accept children into our school Nursery the term after their 3rd Birthday. If you are looking for a space for a child younger than this we signpost to Explorers at Sundorne. They are located on our site but are an independent company. Please feel free to view their website - and contact them directly. 

Nursery Available Hours

Within our Nursery we only offer 15 or 30 hour funded places.

15 Hours (Beginning of Week) Monday - 8:45am - 3:15pm Tuesday - 8:45am - 3:15pm Wednesday - 8:45am - 11:45am
15 Hours
(End of Week)
Wednesday - 12:00pm - 3:15pm Thursday - 8:45am - 3:15pm Friday - 8:45am - 3:15pm
30 Hours
(Full Week)
Monday - Friday 8.45am - 3:15pm  Must have valid 30 hour eligibility code

All children aged 3 and 4 are entitled to 15 hours free childcare. For more information on the eligibility criteria and how to apply for a 30 hour code please visit 

We do not offer hours outside of the ones stated above. For before/ afterschool and non funded hours please contact Explorers.

When / how to apply?

We advise completing an application form as soon as possible to reserve your child's space. This can be downloaded below or you can collect a paper copy from the school office. 

We will then be in contact with you the term before your child is due to start to confirm you would still like the space, arrange an induction visit and will send a registration pack (please note this will all be sent via email). 

Please see below table for guidance:

Your child’s birthday Term due to start We will contact you in …
1st January – 31st March Summer Term (April) Late February
1st April – 31st August Autumn Term (September) Early June
1st September – 31st December Spring Term (January) Early November