For more information on our nursery setting at St Joseph’s, please visit FS1’s class webpage.

St Joseph’s Approach to EYFS

Admission to Nursery Class Foundation Stage 1

Our nursery has 26 places offering a morning only session which is lead by a qualified teacher and nursery assistant. Our onsite, private Before and After School Club (Kidstime) can offer wrap around care from 7.45am – 6.15pm each day, this includes wrap around care from 12pm onwards after the morning nursery session.

You may be entitled to 30 hours free childcare. Please click here to find out more and to find out if you are eligible for free childcare.

How do I add my child’s name on to the waiting list for Nursery?

To add your child’s name to our waiting list for nursery, please contact the school office via email or telephone ( / 01937 582613). To do this, you must provide your child’s full name and date of birth and any other information we may ask for. All personal information is securely held in line with GDPR regulations.


The Governing Body are responsible for all Nursery admissions. Please see our Nursery Admissions policy for more information.

Admissions Policy Nursery September 2022

Additional Information

For nursery (FS1), the initial admission round is a September intake each year for a possible 26 places. If the 26 places are not filled, we would then plan a January intake for those who have turned 3 between the September – end of December. If the 26 places are still not filled, we would then plan an Easter intake for those who turned 3 years old between January – end of March.