September 18, 2019

Pre-School Admissions

Policy for Admissions
Before an application for admission to Pre-School is considered parents are advised that admission to the Pre-School is subject to the following conditions:

  • Children must be 2 years old on entry.
  • A completed registration form has been submitted.
  • Children must be free from infectious illness.
  • Confirmation of the number of sessions attending.

Admission Procedures
Parents are reminded that they may register their child at anytime but this does not guarantee a place at pre-school. Parents will be contacted one month prior to the child’s third birthday to arrange visits and start date.

Our Admission Information Form can be downloaded below:

St Anne’s Pre-School New Admission Form

Free Childcare

15 Hours Free Childcare, Children Age 2

Some families and children may be eligible for free childcare at the age of two. Eligible children will receive 15 free hours per week during term time. It is available:

  • For families in England, receiving some forms of support.
  • With 2-year-old children.
  • For 38 weeks.
  • For a total of 570 hours per year.

Children become eligible for this the term after their second birthday (terms begin January, April and September). For eligibility and more information, please click the link below:

 15 Hours Free Childcare, Children Aged 3-4
All 3 to 4-year-olds in England are entitled to 15 hours free childcare. It is available:

  • For all families in England.
  • With 3 and 4-year-old children.
  • For 38 weeks.
  • For a total of 570 hours per year.

Children become eligible for this the term after their second birthday (terms begin January, April and September). For eligibility and more information, please click the link below:

30 Hours Free Childcare, Children Aged 3-4
Some families and children may be eligible for 30 hours free childcare. It is available:

  • For working families in England.
  • With 3 and 4-year-old children.
  • For 38 weeks.
  • For a total of 1,140 hours per year.

Children become eligible for this the term after their second birthday (terms begin January, April and September). For eligibility and more information, please click the link below:

In order to obtain free hours for childcare, parents/carers must the declaration form below:

Parent Declaration Form