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Nursery: Mrs Hodgkinson and Miss Higgins


Hello and thank you for taking the time to look at our Nursery page.

We hope you find all you need to know here, but if there is anything else we can help with then please ask one of our team.

Meet the Nursery Team!

Meet the Nursery Team! 1 Mrs Hodgkinson - FS Leader and Nursery Teacher
Meet the Nursery Team! 2 Miss Higgins - Teaching Assisstant
Meet the Nursery Team! 3 Mrs Lacey - Teaching Assistant
Meet the Nursery Team! 4 Mrs Bibi-Teaching Assistant

Below is some Key information about our Nursery:


Morning session - 8:30am - 11:30am

Afternoon session - 12:30pm - 3:30pm

It is very important that you drop up and pick up promptly at these times so that we have maximum teaching and learning time for all children.


Wednesday is our Library day - Please stay at the start of the session to choose a new book with your child. You are very welcome to borrow more than one book at a time.


Thursday will be our  new 'Star of the Week' and singing session day.  - We will open the doors 10 minutes early at the end of the session and invite ALL parents in to celebrate 'Star of the Week' with us and also to join in a short singing session - it's great fun!


Uniform - We ask all Nursery children to wear either a school jumper or cardigan to Nursery every day - These are available to buy from the Main Office.


Snack/Activity Money - We collect £1 a week which goes towards a healthy daily snack, and resources for lots of fun activities for our children in Nursery. Please pay a member of staff, either weekly or for the half term.



Summer 2

Please note

Nursery starts back: Monday 3rd June


We would like to wish our many families that are celebrating this half term,  

a very happy Eid!

We hope you have all had a lovely spring bank holiday and we welcome you

back for a lovely last half term.

We will be very busy as always, remember to look out for letters about our trips, sports day

and our end of year party.


Well its hard to believe that this is the very last half half term in Nursery for lots of our children. It has been a delight to see them grow and develop, and we will be very proud to send such amazing children on their next part of their school journey.




Our topic this half term is 'Gardens and Growing' and we will be doing lots of planting and watching our live caterpillars turn into beautiful butterflies. 




Our Parent and Child Box Model Workshop Day. What amazing talent we saw!

Spring 2 Newsletter 'Let's Move' Transport

Look what we are learning this half term! Curriculum Newsletter.

Are you eligible for help to pay for your childcare?

Government helps many families with childcare costs, whether you have toddlers or teens, you could get support.

Visit Childcare Choices to find out more about what you are eligible to receive and how to make childcare as cost effective as possible.

Have a look at the children playing with our new equipment and in the new play area and having fun.

WOW, what an amazing day we had with the Morning children and their Parents at Bluebells Farm, here are just a selection of pictures taken. The Nursery team would like to thank the children and their parents for an amazing day.



Phonics - Phase 1 

This half-term we will continue our work with rhyme, alliteration and oral blending and segmenting. To practise oral blending, an adult may say the sounds from a word, such as /c/-/u/-/p/ and see whether the children can pick out a cup from a group of objects. For segmenting practise, an adult could hold up an object such as a sock and ask the children which sounds they can hear in the word sock.



We will be focusing on learning numbers, recognising them and writing them. We will also be covering floating and sinking, weight and capacity through a range of fun and exciting activities, both indoors and outdoors.


We would love see any pictures of your child on a journey that you would like to share, please send them  to the email address below and we will print them off for children to share with their friends and then add them to our display:



There are a number of websites below to help your children with their learning this half term.

Take a look at some of our Nursery children holding and stroking the bugs and minibeasts.

**EXCITING NEWS** Our school jumpers are now available for the Nursery children to wear, theses have the school logo on and are available to buy from the Main Office £7.00 for a jumper and £8.00 for a cardigan.