Children from age 2. They do not need to be dry (toilet trained)
Please contact the Pre-School for information on our fees structure at
Government Funding is available for eligible children and starts from Term 1, 3 or 5 commencing after their third birthday, this will be 15 or 30 hours per week, depending on what you qualify for, wrap around hourly fees may still be incurred. (please note that unfortunately you cannot increase your free entitlement hours in the middle of an academic term, you would have to pay for any increase until the next academic term )
3 & 4 year old 15 hours funding
3 & 4 Year old 30 hours funding
2 year old funding is also available, to see criteria please visit
Fees are payable termly (i.e. 6 times a year), invoices are issued at the start of a term for payment by the end of the second week of that term.
Please note that our fees are reviewed annually and continue to be payable if your child is absent as the running costs of the group are the same.
Monday to Friday:
Morning 8.45am to 12.00pm
Afternoon 12:00pm to 3:00pm
All Day 8.45pm to 3:00pm
Children of any age can attend for individual Sessions, i.e.morning Session or afternoon Session, or can stay ‘All Day’. We require a minimum of two sessions per week.
Lunch time is at 12pm and is to encourage children to eat in a social environment, preparing them for primary school. Parents need to provide a healthy packed lunch for their child to bring in with them and, in this respect, please do not include fizzy drinks, chocolate and sweets. We are a NUT FREE nursery so please do not include nuts, peanut butter, nutella etc.
Our term dates follow the dates set by Kent County Council
Term 1 5th September to 21st October
Term 2 31st October to 16th December
Term 3 3rd January to 10th February
Term 4 20th February to 27th March
Term 5 17th April to 26th May
Term 6 5th June to 21st July
Please note we are closed Monday 1st May 2023 for the Bank Holiday