ADMISSION TO OUR NURSERY
The nursery has 39 full time equivalent places.
Children are admitted in the September following their third birthday i.e. children must be 3 years old by August 31st.
If your child was born between:
- 01/09/2016 - 31/08/2017 they are eligible to start in September 2020 for the 2020/2021 academic year
- 01/09/2017 - 31/08/2018 they are eligible to start in September 2021 for the 2021/2022 academic year
- 01/09/2018 - 31/08/2019 they are eligible to start in September 2022 for the 2022/2023 academic year
- 01/09/2019 - 31/08/2020 they are eligible to start in September 2023 for the 2023/2024 academic year
HOW TO APPLY FOR A NURSERY PLACE
Please complete and return the Nursery Application Form (together with the documents requested) to:
Millbrook Park School,
School House Lane,
If a place is available, you will receive an offer letter from us. You will then need to accept, or decline, the offer by e-mail or post. A welcome letter with details of the Induction Meeting, stay & play sessions and your child's start date will then follow.
In the event of the Nursery being oversubscribed, we will apply the Millbrook Park School's admissions criteria
Application forms for 2022/2023 and 2023/2024 are not yet available. Please complete and return the relevant ‘Register of interest form’ to the office who, in turn, will keep your details on file and will automatically send you the application form as soon as it is available.
15 hours Free Childcare
Every three and four-year-old is eligible to receive up to 15 hours of free early education per week, up to 38 weeks per year.
At Millbrook Park CE Nursery, parents are able to request their preference as either 5 morning sessions (Monday to Friday, 08.30-11.30.am) or 5 afternoon sessions (Monday to Friday 12.30-3.30pm). The nursery will always try to accommodate these preferences.
Millbrook Park CE Nursery offers parents the option to purchase top-up hours at a cost of £30 for each 4-hour session; you may request up to five extra 4-hour sessions a week.
Please indicate your request on the application form. You will be invoiced at the beginning of each half term and will be required to give the school a half term’s notice should you wish to make any changes. Payment must be made online by Parent Pay or by childcare vouchers. Children can either have a packed lunch when attending the top-up sessions, or a hot school lunch (this will be charged as extra).
30 Hours Free Childcare
Millbrook Park CE Nursery also offers 30 hours free childcare (over 38 weeks a year) for eligible parents.
Places are subject to availability and will be allocated on a first come first served basis. Please see our 30-hours information sheet below for full details on eligibility, the application process and how the hours are offered. The Millbrook Park 30-hour Application form will be available from the school office from April.