APPLICATIONS UPDATE: The deadline for applying for a place in Nursery from April 2019 is JANUARY 15th 2019. Please be aware we have very LIMITED morning spaces remaining for this intake.
If you wish to apply for a place for the September 2019 intake, you can also forward your application now. The deadline for the September intake is 22nd March 2019.
If you wish to visit the school, please contact (01900) 821133 to make an appointment or alternatively, attend our next Open Event on February 27th 2019 from 3.30 - 5.00.
All 3 and 4 year olds are eligible for up to 15 hours a week of free nursery provision from the term after their 3rd birthday and some children maybe entitled to an additional 15 hours of full nursery education (where parents are eligible please see link below to the Children and Families Information Service). This is based on children attending nursery for 38 weeks of the year for 5 x 3 hour sessions per week, either every morning or every afternoon, although other flexible options are available.
Children born between 1 September 2015 and 31 December 2015 can receive their free 15 hours a week from January 2019.
Children born between 1 January 2016 and 31 March 2016 can receive their free 15 hours a week from April 2019.
Children born between 1 April 2016 and 31 August 2016 can receive their free 15 hours a week from September 2019.
Children born between 1 September 2016 and 31 December 2016 can receive their free 15 hours a week from January 2020.
Children born between 1 January 2017 and 31 March 2017 can receive their free 15 hours a week from April 2020.
For more information regarding the 30 hour childcare eligibility:
30 Hour Free Childcare: http://www.cumbria.gov.uk/childrensservices/childrenandfamilies/cfis/freeearlyyears.asp