Opening Times and Fees

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From September 2017 our Nursery will be open from 8am to 6pm, 51 weeks of the year. 

From September 2017 we will be offering an early drop off option from 7.30am to 8am, for an additional charge of £10 per day per child.

Fees (from September 2017)

Fees are calculated according to the number of days or half-days required and includes the provision for breakfast, lunch and afternoon snack and a high level of school-linked education, which comprises of a wider curriculum offering of age specific activities within our school setting, dance, physical education, yoga. Where eligible, nursery vouchers may be used to reduce the cost.

51 weeks per year
Session times:
  • 8am – 1pm (morning session)
  • 1pm – 6pm (afternoon session)
  • £21.42 per session
  • Whole Day £40.38
  • Weekly - £183.59 per week
38 weeks per year
Session times:
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  • 8am – 1pm (morning session)
  • 1pm – 6pm (afternoon session)
  • £24.49 per session
  • Whole Day £45.50
  • Weekly - £220.30 per week


1. A £150 entry deposit is required to reserve a nursery place. This will be refunded when your child leaves nursery.

2. All children will be required to attend a minimum of three nursery sessions per week.

3. Nursery sessions - If your regular session falls on a bank holiday, a swap or refund cannot be accommodated.

4. Extra sessions can be booked depending on availability.

5. Non-attendance charges for sessions booked will apply.

Vouchers and Free Places

Childcare Voucher Scheme

Some parents may wish to partake in the Childcare Voucher Scheme (sometimes called ‘Salary Sacrifice Scheme’) through their place of work. All childcare vouchers are accepted, please talk to our Finance Manager, Mrs Binns, for help or to arrange details.

Tax-free childcare payments will also be accepted.

Free Funded Places: We currently provide 15 hour free funded places, under the Nursery Education Funding, allocated by the government to three and four year olds, to assist or pay for their nursery education. Children are eligible for this funding for the term after their third birthday, and all children are eligible for free child places regardless of income. Allocation of hours for these places are subject to available space on each morning or afternoon session and is at the Headteacher's discretion.

30 Hour Funded Places: From September 2017 parents may qualify for 30 hours funding per week; for more information and to see if you might qualify, please visit the Department of Education website.

Think2 Places

We accept children on this scheme if approved by Staffordshire County Council.


Please contact us for more information.

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Telephone: 01785 814181

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