Skip to content ↓

Eden park
primary and nursery school

Apply for a Nursery place

Thank you for your interest in applying to join our nurseries. If you have not already visited the school, please call 01803 854011 to arrange a tour. We would be delighted to meet you!

We accept children from the term after their 2nd birthday in Tadpoles Nursery. This is charged at a rate of £5.50 per hour from September 2023 , or free for children who are eligible for the 2-year-old funding scheme. In Tadpoles Nursery, we offer termly intakes in September, January and April (subject to sessions being available). To find out if you qualify for the free 2-year-old funding scheme, or to apply, visit

Frogs Nursery offer a yearly intake every September following a child's 3rd birthday. All children are eligible for 15 hours a week of free nursery education starting from the term after they turn 3 years of age. You may be entitled to up to 30 hours of free childcare if your child is 3 to 4 years old. For more information regarding eligibility, or to apply, visit nursery sessions are charged at £4.50 per hour if you are required to pay.

Depending on annual demand for places, the maximum number of hours available in both Tadpoles and Frogs Nurseries will initially be capped at 15 per week. Parents/carers are obligated to notify the school if their child is registered in more than one childcare setting. Hours can be utilised as follows:

• 5 morning sessions (3 hours per day). 

• 2 full days (6.25 hours per day) and 1 afternoon session (2.5 hours per day).

• A mixture of morning and afternoon sessions, totalling a maximum of 15 hours per week. 

Click here to view our nursery admission and payment policies

You can submit an application by following one of the links below. Please click on the relevant term: 

September 2024

April 2024

January 2025

Please keep us updated with any changes to your contact details. All correspondence regarding your application will be sent via email. We will be in contact with you in due course to offer a place and a choice of sessions. If you have any further questions regarding the nursery admissions process, email 

address Eden Park Primary and Nursery School
Eden Park

phone 01803 854011