All children are entitled to 570 hours per year (15 hours per week) childcare from the term after their third birthday. Please complete this form for all children.
If your child turns three during the Autumn Term and is not eligible for 2 year old funding we can offer you up to 15 hours per week childcare at a discounted rate of £3 per hour.
Where children have been adopted from care or where parents are on a low income and are in receipt of certain benefits you may be entitled to a funded place from the term after your child’s 2nd birthday. Please go to click here to check if you qualify.
Please note we do not offer extended hours for funded two year olds.
All children are entitled to 570 hours per year (15 hours per week for 38 weeks) childcare from the term after their third birthday. At Ronald Tree we can offer up to 42.5 hours per week for working parents (8am to 4.30pm), and we accept 30 hour funding and tax free childcare payments.Where a single parent earns the equivalent of 16 hours at the minimum wage, or where both co-habiting parents earn this amount they are entitled to 30 hours free childcare each week for children from the term after their third birthday. To check your eligibility please click here.
You can access your 30 hours in a number of ways at Ronald Tree Nursery School.
You can pay for additional hours eg breakfast club 8am to 8.30 or afterschool 3.30 to either 4pm or 4.30pm but the maximum childcare we can offer is 8am to 4.30pm. If you would like to attend for more or less than 30 hours please contact us on 01536-514240 to discuss your childcare needs; and we will see what we can do to help you.