Nursery

The Nursery has been open since January 2009, for 3 to 4 year old children.

Each child is entitled to 5 funded sessions per week for 38 weeks in the year the following term of their 3rd Birthday. There are 2 sessions in a day.

The opening times are 8:45 – 11:45am or 12:30-3:30 pm. There is no additional charge for these five sessions.

We recommend a minimum of 3 sessions a week to start with.

For the additional sessions there will be an extra charge of £14.00, unless you are entitled to receive 30 hrs free per week, the cost of lunch club £3.80 which includes hot dinner. Morning club is available from 7:45 AM to 8:30 AM cost £2.00

Early Years Foundation Stage Curriculum.

The nursery forms part of the Foundation Stage of Learning.

Learning in this phase is especially important as it underpins and forms the foundation for all future learning. Children in the nursery follow the Foundation Stage Curriculum.

There are 7 areas of learning in the Early Years Foundation Stage. These are; Personal, Social and Emotional Development, Communication and Language, Physical Development, Literacy, Mathematics, Understanding the World and Expressive Arts and Design.

 The curriculum is play based; play allows children to learn in a natural, satisfying and fun way – appropriate to their stage of development and their interests. Play gives children the opportunity to practise their developing skills and use what they have learned in different ways. Opportunities for learning in all seven areas of the curriculum are planned for indoor and outside.

To register your child you must fill out a Supplementary Information Form  Admissions SIF 2018-19   and return it to the nursery office.

NURSERY ADMISSIONS 2018-19

Children born between 1 April 2015 and 31 March 2016 will be allocated in the academic year 2017-18.

For any queries or to arrange a visit please contact Mrs Powell on 01628 639891 or email her on nursery@st-edmund.org.uk

The deadline to hand the SIF is 28th February 2018.

Father Liam will sign the forms for categories 3,4 and 5 if you attend to St Edmund Campion Parish during February, dates to be confirmed.

 

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