Welcome to Nursery at Kirtlington Primary School

We accept children from the term after their third birthday offering fully funded 15 or 30 hours spaces, with an option for parents to pay fees if their child is not eligible for the extended funded hours. Our currently hourly fee is £5.50 (increasing to £6.00 per hour from September 2024). For more information and to check if you are eligible for extended funding, please go to www.childcarechoices.gov.uk.

Term Time Nursery Session Options:

Morning (8:40-11:40) – 3 hours
Morning with lunch (8:40-11:40) – 4 hours
Afternoon (12:40-15:10) – 2.5 hours
Full day (8:40-15:10) – 6.5 hours

Children become eligible to receive the funding from the start of the funded period following their third birthday. These periods are set by the Department of Education:

Child born between Can have a funded place from  Deadline for Application
1 April 2021 to 31 August 2021 September 2024 (Autumn Term) 31 March 2024
1 September 2021 to 31 December 2021 January 2025 (Spring Term) 31 July 2024
1 January 2022 to 31 March 2022 April 2025 (Summer Term) 31 December 2024


Applications after the deadline will be added to a second allocation if spaces allow.

Nursery Admissions Policy

Nursery Application Form

To request a school visit, please contact us on office.3500@kirtlington.oxon.sch.uk