Nursery Applications for September 2018


Nursery Arrangements

Archibald First School offer 15 hours of free nursery provision to children who are aged 3 on or before 31st August 2018.  The hours are offered as either Option 1 or Option 2.

Option 1:
Monday 8.45 – 3.15
Tuesday 8.45 – 3.15
Wednesday 8.45 – 11.30

Option 2:
Wednesday 12.30 – 3.15
Thursday 8.45 – 3.15
Friday 8.45 – 3.15

Nursery children are asked to bring in a healthy packed lunch from home or pay for a school meal for their 2 full-days (£1.90 per day). There may also be the option of the additional 15 hours if the setting is not full.


Nursery Deadline Dates 

Nursery applications will be available from the School Office from 8 January 2018.  Please note that your child’s birth certificate and proof of your home address must be shown with the application form.

In applying for and accepting a nursery place at Archibald First School you are entering an agreement to use your initial 15 free hours with Archibald for the entire academic year of 2018-19.  Any additional hours taken as part of the free entitlement should be taken with another provider.

The closing date for Nursery applications for September 2018  will be Friday 16 March 2018, and this date is confirmed by all schools in the Gosforth Schools Trust. The 2018-19 Nursery application form must be used and returned directly to school.

Please note that no applications will be accepted before  January 2018 and that your child’s birth certificate and proof of address is required when submitting your application form.