Admissions and Fees


Please download a copy of our prospectus FG Prospectus 2018

We are a fully inclusive pre-school and welcome all families to our pre-school. We will ensure that our service is fully inclusive in meeting the needs of all children. We are committed to anti-discriminatory practice to promote equality of opportunity and valuing diversity for all children and families.

Admissions are registered on a first come first served basis. We admit children from 2 years to 5 years old.

Please download a copy of our registration form REGISTRATION FORM FG

The pre-school is open term time only, Monday to Friday. Session times in the pre-school rooms are:

  • The morning session is from 8.45am to 12.45 pm daily.
  • An afternoon session runs from 12.45pm to 3.45pm.
  • An extended session runs from 8.45am to 3.45pm.

From September 2017 the fees are as follows:

Term Fees:

  • 1 x Morning session, for the term £263.20
  • 1 x Afternoon session, for the term £159.90
  • 1 x All day session, for the term £423.10

The fee is the same for all three terms irrespective of the length of the term.

Free Early Education Entitlement Information (FEEE)

All 3 and 4 year olds are entitled to 15 hours of funded early education per week until they go into a Reception class.
The entitlement is paid from the term after your children turns 3 years old.

The cut off dates are as follows:- 31st March, 31st August and 31st December.

15 HOUR FEEE funded children who wish to attend the longer sessions on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday or Friday morning will be subject to a Montessori premium of £50 per morning per term. For those families who wish to access their 15 funded hours with no additional cost, the children will be able to attend any or all of the following (subject to availability): Monday pm, Tuesday pm, Wednesday pm, Thursday pm, and Friday pm.

The entitlement will be deducted from the termly fees invoice.

From September 2017 – 30 Hours Free Childcare Entitlement
Working parents of 3 and 4 year olds will be able to access 30 hours of free childcare per week, depending on individual circumstances. Please follow the link for more information

For those families who wish to access their 30 funded hours with no additional cost, the children will be able to attend any or all week days between the hours 9.45am – 3.45pm, subject to availability.

Please download the following 30 Hours information sheet here

Additional charges will be incurred for school trips.

One-off session fees: TBA

One off morning
One off afternoon
One off all day

There is also funding available for two year olds whose families are on low incomes or receiving certain benefits. Please see click here for more details.