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Nursery admissions information


River View Nursery School are currently accepting applications.


If you would like your child to attend our Governor run nursery then please contact the school directly to find out about availability .  We offer funded 15 and 30 hour places to children from the term after they are 3. However, we can offer paid places for three year old children prior to this.


The table below gives information on when your child is eligible to join the nursery or reception classes.


Date of BirthStart NurseryStart Reception
1st Sept 2019 - 31st Aug 2020September 2023September 2024
1st Sept 2020- 31st Aug 2021September 2024September 2025
1st Sept 2021 - 31st Aug 2022September 2025September 2026
1st Sept 2022 - 31st Aug 2023September 2026September 2027


If you would like to discuss further or come to view our Nursery then please contact

Miss Jayne Baker (Nursery Manager) on 01283 260157.


15 and 30 hours funded:


Every child in the UK is entitled to 15 hours funded regardless if the parents work. If both parents work then your child might be entitled to 30 hours funded. To find out if your eligible  please create an account on the Government Gateway site and fill in your details. At the end of the process if your are eligible you will receive an 11 digit code starting with the number 5, this is the code we will need to be able to claim for the 30hrs on your behalf.


This code needs to be re-confirmed every 3 months to make sure your details haven't changed. This is really important that you do this so we can carry on claiming for your child. If you fail to re-confirm by the deadline then your child will be have to drop down to 15 hours per week. 




Nursery children are expected to wear the River View uniform. 

*Green jumper/cardigan.

*Black/grey trousers or shorts.

*Black/grey dress or skirt.

*Black school shoes.

*Green and white summer dress.


If you would like to apply for a place then please either contact the school office 01283 260157 or e-mail the school