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Nursery Admissions

We offer FREE 3 hour sessions, mornings 9.00-12.00 and afternoons 12.45-15.45  Monday to Friday, term time only. Children are eligible to start at Nursery in the Autumn Term of the school year they will reach their fourth birthday (their fourth birthday must fall between 1st September and 31st August). Children can remain in the Nursery School until the term they reach their fifth birthday.

Our offer is based on your child attending 5 morning or 5 afternoon sessions, Monday to Friday; we do not offer full days/flexible sessions for the 15 hours entitlement.

We also offer 30 hours provision for parents who work, please see details under the “About Us” tab.

In addition, we offer a Breakfast Club, Extended Care and a Holiday Club – details of charges are on the Birchwood Preschool page.

A copy of our Admissions Policy is available below:

Availability 2020-21

We have spaces currently available for children who’s date of birth falls between 1st September 2016 and 31st August 2017. Please telephone the Nursery Office on 01707 262648 Option 2 for more information on how to apply.

Availability 2021-22

If you have a child born between 1st September 2017 and 31st August 2018 you can apply for a place by submitting the application below

Online Application form for Birchwood Nursery School

The closing date for applications is Monday 22nd February 2021. Offer letters will be sent out on Monday 22nd March.

Due to current restrictions we are unfortunately unable to show you round our Nursery. However we encourage you to read our prospectus which provides further information about our ‘Outstanding’ setting, our curriculum provision and information on how we encourage and support our children to become lifelong learners. 

Should you have any questions or wish to discuss further prior to submitting an application, the Headteacher would be delighted to speak to you. Please ring 01707 262648 option 2 to arrange a convenient time through the School Office.