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Picture of coinsFee notification is given to parent/carers at the start of each month. Payment is required within the first two weeks or by prior arrangement with the Proprietor, Mrs Jane Duboux. You are under obligation to pay for all places booked for the whole month even in the event of the child being absent or leaving Pre-School without advance notice.

We require a months notice when removing your child from the Pre-School.


Government funding

We accept Government funding for all two, three and four year olds and all valid childcare vouchers. We can offer limited places for carers who have access to 30 hour government funding. We are also registered to obtain funding for two year olds, pending the correct criteria. Please ask a member of staff for full details, or contact us

Both sites are registered for the Tax Free Childcare initiative, a new online government service to assist parents to pay for childcare.

At the Hawkwell site, the Pre-School is open forty-seven weeks per year, so please note that a top up fee will be charged for pupils at this site to cover a shortfall of Government Funding that is only available for thirty-eight weeks per year.

Lunch ClubLunchboxes on the shelf

Lunch club is an optional extra and can be covered by funding, where fully trained staff are supporting children at this important social time. We ask that you provide your child with a healthy packed lunch with no nuts.

Our Westerings setting also has the facility to provide hot meals at additional cost.


We operate a healthy eating initiative at Pre-School and provide milk, water and a choice of fruit. You are welcome to provide a healthy snack and drink of your own choosing, clearly marked with their name.

Food & snacks from different cultures may at times be offered in line with Group Curriculum.Healthy snacks and drinks

Any changes of snack will be advised to parents on the notice board.

Attendance and absence

Regular attendance is required of all children. Absence through sickness or holiday taken outside normal term time is still payable in full.

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