St Hubert’s Pre-School provides care term time only for children aged 2-4 years old. Our operating hours are from 8.15am until 4.00pm, term time only. We have children aged 3-4 years who are funded for 15 or 30 hours from the DSG Grant. However, they will only qualify for this the term after their 3rd Birthday. We also take children who are in receipt of the Early Learning for Two’s they can also receive 15 hours a week funding, this is awarded the term after their 2nd Birthday. We also have children who attend Pre-School that pay for their session’s. We now offer full day care and sessional day care and the cost of these sessions are available upon request.
Pre-schools operating hours are from 8.15-4.00pm, the Morning sessions run from 8.30am-11.30am and afternoon sessions 12.20pm-3.20pm, the full day sessions run from 8.30am until 3.30pm (if you would like your child to stay until 4.00pm there is an additional charge) and parents/carers must provide a packed lunch for their child if attending the all-day session. You can specify whether you would like morning or afternoon sessions however children will be placed into sessions based on your position on the waiting list.
Our children within the setting learn and develop through play-based activities; this could be either child initiated, or adult led. We have an Early Years Curriculum to follow called the Early Years Foundation Stage and this Curriculum follows them into reception class. Each week we have a focus story and we will carrying out activities related to the story and we follow the children’s interests enhancing and extended their learning further.