The Valley Nursery School
3 and 4 Year Old Funding
It is now a universal entitlement for every eligible three and four year old to access a free place for a total of 38 weeks per year. This is for a total of 15 hours per week with no more than 10 hours per day being funded. Any hours over the 15 hours entitlement are charged accordingly at the end of each month. Extra weeks required will have to be paid for by the parents.
30 Hour Funding
To check if you qualify, please visit www.childcarechoices.gov.uk
2 Year Old Funding
Families in receipt of certain benefits or Working Family Tax Credits with an income of no more than £16,190 (as assessed by HM Revenue and customs) could now be eligible for a free Childcare place for their 2 year old child.
To find out more information and to see if you are eligible for this funding, please visit www.gov.uk/free-early-education.
The Valley Nursery School is open from 7.30 am—6.00 pm for parents who require extra child care (see above for hourly rates).
The kindergarten fees start in the term your child receives their vouchers.