Great Denham Pre-School is a school run Pre-School. This means that the Headteacher and Governors of the school are responsible for running it, however the day to day running will be the responsibility of the Pre-School Manager, Mrs Bev Wilson. The Pre-School is open for children aged three and above until they start in Reception and there will be an adult to child ratio of 1-8 as outlined in the Early Years Foundation Stage guidelines. Learning will be planned and delivered by experienced staff in accordance with the Early Years Foundation Stage and there will be close links and liason with the Reception staff to ensure there is a smooth transition for those children that move onto Great Denham Primary School.

Government funding means that all three and four year olds not in school are entitled to 15 hours funding from the term after their third birthday. Extra sessions will be available for parents to book.  Parents can apply through the government website for Extended funding of upto an 15 additional hours.  If you are not eligible for the additional Extended funding  there will be a charge of £12.00 per session.  

The morning session runs  from 8.45am - 11.45am and the afternoon from 12.15pm - 3.15pm.

Lunch club is an extra cost of £2.25 from 11.45 – 12.15 and there will be an option of booking a hot school lunch at £2.20.

Children in our Pre-School are able to attend both the After School Club and the Breakfast Club.

Pre-School have their own uniform which consists of a pale blue polo shirt and a maroon jumper available from our uniform suppliers.

Our Pre-School is currently full for the academic year 2018 - 2019.

The Pre-School is also able to spport the 30 hours funding agreement.  To check if your child is eligible please click on the follosing link

The admissions round for September 2019 opens in October 2018. It will close on Friday 8th February 2018 and places will be offered during March 2019.  Details on our admissions policy can be found in the policy section. Please note our Pre-School is oversubsribed and therefore we do apply the admissions policy when offering places.

Please click here to see our Pre-School photos in Galleries