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Highfield Nursery School

Rainbow4The Nursery School is funded by the Local Authority and is managed by a Governing Body. The service runs term time only, for 38 weeks of the year.

As from September 2015 children from the age of 2 years to 4 years will be registered with the Nursery School.

The term after the child is 3, they are entitled to 15 hours of free early education and childcare per week for 38 weeks a year. Some children are eligible for 15 hours Free education the term after they are 2 years old.

Traditionally, children have accessed this free entitlement as five mornings or five afternoon sessions per week. Flexible approaches to the delivery of these free sessions, to meet the needs of individual families, are offered.

The term after the child is 3, some children are be eligible for an additional 15 hours (30 hours in total). This can be accessed as 5 morning and afternoon sessions (9:00-3:30) or 3 full days (8:00-6:00). To see if you are eligible click the link below:

Some children are eligible for 15 hours of free education. Flexible approaches are offered. To find out if your eligible then please clink the link below:

  1. Return all application forms to, or bring it with you on your childs first visit. Please ensure you bring your childs birth certificate too.