Session Times

The preschool currently runs nine sessions per week:
  • Monday: 9.00 - 12.00 and 12.00 - 3.00 (or 1:00 - 3:00)
  • Tuesday: 9.00 - 12.00 and 12.00 - 3.00 (or 1:00 - 3:00)
  • Wednesday: 9.00 - 12.00 and 12.00 - 3:00 (or 1:00 - 3:00)
  • Thursday: 9.00 - 12.00 and 12.00 - 3.00 (or 1:00 - 3:00)
  • Friday: 9.00 - 12.00

Children attending the Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday or Thursday morning sessions may also stay for lunch from 12.00 to 1.00.

Children attending any lunchtime session should bring a packed lunch.

Parent can opt to collect their child at 3:15 Monday - Thursday at £1 for the additional 15 minutes.

 

Funding and Fees

Children attending the preschool are eligible for Early Years Funding provided by Hampshire County Council from the term following their 3rd birthday. Children are entitled to up to 15 funded hours per week, at one or two Early Years settings. We are also registered for 2 year old funding where applicable.

Fees are currently:

£5.00 per hour for 2 year olds until the half term after their birthday, and

£4.50 per hour for 3 and 4 year olds.

Invoices are issued at the beginning of each half term.

 

Fee Increase

Please note, from the Summer Term 2020, our fees are increasing to:

£5.50 per hour for 2 year olds until the half term after their birthday, and

£5.00 per hour for 3 and 4 year olds.

 

Term Dates 

The preschool follows the Hampshire County Council term dates. Dates for the 2019/20 academic year are as follows:

Autumn Term 2019 starts on Wednesday 4th September 2019 and ends on Friday 20th December 2019 (Half term from Monday 28th October to Friday 1st November 2019)

Spring Term 2020 starts on Monday 6th January 2020 and ends on Friday 3rd April 2020 (Half term from Monday 17th February to Friday 21st February 2020)

Summer Term 2020 starts on Monday 20 April 2020 and ends on Wednesday 22 July 2020 (Half term from Monday 25th May to Friday 29th May 2020)

 

Inset Days 

Monday 20th January 2020

Tuesday 21st January 2020

Future inset days will be updated here shortly