APPLICATIONS UPDATE: Due to unprecedented demand, we only have very limited space available in our Nursery for September 2019. If you are considering starting in September then please get in touch ASAP.
We have started to take names of children to start in January 2020. If you are considering joining us in January 2020 please make contact as soon as possible to arrange a visit.
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 2016 and 31 December 2016 can receive their free 15/30 hours a week from January 2020.
Children born between 1 January 2017 and 31 March 2017 can receive their free 15/30 hours a week from April 2020.
Children born between 1 April 2017 and 31 August 2017 can receive their free 15/30 hours a week from September 2020.
Children born between 1 September 2017 and 31 December 2017 can receive their free 15/30 hours a week from January 2021.
Children born between 1 January 2018 and 31 March 2018 can receive their free 15/30 hours a week from April 2021.
For more information regarding the 30 hour childcare eligibility:
30 Hour Free Childcare: http://www.cumbria.gov.uk/childrensservices/childrenandfamilies/cfis/freeearlyyears.asp