Free early years education is available for eligible for some 2 year-olds, and all 3 and 4 year-olds.
It is the first part of the Early Years Foundation Stage – completed in the reception class at school. Government funding allows us to provide free places of up to 15 hours a week for eligible 2 year-olds from the term after their second birthday and, all 3 and 4 year-olds from the term after their third birthday.
|If your child turns 2||To start||Submit application by|
|Between 1st September to 31st December||1st January (Spring term)||December|
|Between 1st January to 31st March||1st April (Summer term)||March|
|Between 1st April to 31st August||1st September (Autumn term)||August|
If your child is 3 or 4 year-old you should complete an Application Form and bring it into the Nursery along with your child’s Birth Certificate and a council funding form.