The sessions cater for the needs of children aged 2 and a half to 4 years and fees are £4.00 per hour. Funding is available through the National Childcare Strategy the term after your child turns 3 years old when your child will be entitled to 15 hours free of charge per week. Working parents can claim 30 hours free Childcare from the term after their child's 3rd birthday. Some children are eligible for funding from age 2 years. Please ask for details.
Lucky Ducks Preschool
Our fabulous 'Lucky Ducks' is an independent Pre-School Group located in the Community Building on the school site. Lucky Ducks run every day during school term time (Monday - Friday) in the Community Building between 8.45am and 3pm and the children can stay and enjoy a school dinner if they wish. The leader is Mrs Shirley Holleywell, a qualified Nursery Nurse, and there are six assistants, Dorothy Purvis, Anna-Marie Murray, Sam Armstrong, Hayley Evans, Bev Sprot and Megan Meldrum.
The direct telephone number for Lucky Ducks Pre-School is 07432 275 729
The Pre-School is a member of the Pre-School Learning Alliance. The close liaison between the staff of the Pre-School and School ensures a very smooth transition into full-time educaiton for our youngest pupils.