School nurseries / classes

School nurseries are usually attached to an infant or primary school and are open during school term times.  They offer the 15 hours free early years education to children aged 3 and 4 years. 

They are sometimes referred to as maintained nurseries.

Ofsted carry out regular inspections at schools and school nurseries; to view a copy of these reports please visit the Ofsted website.

For information on admission to a school nursery please visit the Admission to nursery school section.

To find a school nursery: