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Warden Park Nursery

** Please note we are currently full for January 2019 and April 2019 **

we are open for registrations for September 2019 please complete and return a registration form

Age of Admittance

We provide care for children aged 2 to 5 years of age.

Opening Hours

The nursery is open during WPPA term times at the following times:

A 3 hour morning session (8:45 – 11:45)

A 3 hour afternoon session (12:15 – 15:15)

A Lunch Session (11:45 – 12:15)


NURSERY TERM DATES - some Inset days differ from school Inset days

Summer Term 2019

Tuesday 23rd April until Friday 19th July

Half Term Monday 27th May until Friday 31st May

Autumn term 2019

Wednesday, 4th September to Friday 20th December

Monday 2nd September (Inset day, school closed to children)

Tuesday 3rd September (Inset day, school closed to children)

Friday 29th November (Inset day, school closed to children)

Half term 28th October to 1st November

Spring term 2020

Monday 6th January to Friday 3rd April (see inset day below)

Monday 6th January (inset day for nursery children only)

Monday 24th February (Inset day, school closed to children)

Half term 17th to 21st February

Summer term 2020

Monday 20th April to Friday 17th July (See inset day below)

Monday 20th April (inset day for nursery children only) 

Monday 4th May Bank Holiday (school closed to children)

Half term 25th May to 29th May

Monday 20th July (Inset day, school closed to children)

Please inform the nursery if your child will be absent from nursery by 9.00am.  The nursery closes for all Bank Holidays and INSET days (see above for inset days).  We accept no responsibility for the closure of the nursery due to circumstances beyond our control, and we shall be under no obligation to provide alternative childcare facilities to you. (e.g. extreme weather and loss of power) In such circumstances, no refund of fees will be offered and parents are to refer to the nursery website for updates.  If you are late collecting your child from nursery, a late charge at the rate of £6.00 per hour will be charged

If you would like more information, please contact Emma Phillips via the school office 01444 451264 or email nursery@wardenparkprimary.co.uk

Bookings & Registration

The following are required prior to your child being admitted to the nursery:

  • Registration Form - We will confirm your childcare place within 7 working days as this is subject to the availability of places. If you are registering far in advance we will confirm your childcare place at least a term before the start date.
  • Acceptance Form (if you are entitled to funded hours, you must include your child’s unique reference number)

Signed terms and conditions document

Payment of Deposit (If paying for sessions, you will be required to pay a deposit of the equivalent of 4 weeks sessions prior to your child being admitted to the nursery). This deposit is fully refundable when your child leaves the nursery and all outstanding fees have been paid.

Term and Conditions

Click here for the terms and conditions of accepting a place at the Warden Park Nursery.


Click here for details of the Nursery uniform.

Nursery Fees, Charges & Lunches

The schedule of fees is as follows:

A 3 hour morning session (8:45 – 11:45) - £18 (£21 from Sept 19)

A 3 hour afternoon session (12:15 – 15:15) - £18 (£21 from Sept 19)


A Lunch Session (11:45 – 12:15)

A hot meal provided - £5 (click here for menu)    (£5.50 from Sept 19)

Children bring a packed lunch - £3 (£3.50 from Sept 19)


Full day 8:45 – 15:15 (with hot meal) - £41 (click here for allergens)  (£47.50 from Sept)

Full day 8:45 – 15:15 (packed lunch) - £39 (£45.50 from Sept 19)


This fee includes a healthy snack and a drink (water or milk).

Parents are required to supply nappies, wipes and cream for their child(ren). If necessary the nursery will supply nappies and charge at a rate of £1.00 per nappy used. The cost will be added to your monthly bill.