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Nursery Admissions

Our Pre-Nursery and Nursery (3-4 year olds) are based at the Long Lane Campus. All places for admission to the Nursery are allocated directly by the Academy's own Admissions Authority.  We have 52 spaces (+26 spaces in the bulge class) available in our Nursery. 

Pre-Nursery and Nursery

Standard Times



Other options are available please see under Timing Options below

Acorns 
(Pre-Nursery)
Conkers (Nursery)
Morning Session

Acorns 
(Pre-Nursery)
Conkers (Nursery)
Afternoon Session

Registration

8.30am

12.30pm

End of School

11.30am

3.30pm

Our Pre-Nursery (for children from their 3rd birthday) and Nursery provision, for children aged 3-4 (the year before they start Reception), is based at the Long Lane Campus. This setting provides our youngest students with safe and secure, beautiful learning, social, and play facilities.

Free nursery places are available for up to 78 children through the Government's early years funding scheme.  Our Nursery provides the perfect introduction to learning and gives children confidence and skills to transfer seamlessly to our Primary Phase Reception class (Application required).  The Nursery has morning and afternoon classes with 26 part-time places available in each session and the Pre-Nursery has morning and afternoon classes with 13 part-time places available in each session.

When your child turns 3 in the 2019/20 academic year, they are eligible to attend our Pre-Nursery and for children whose date of birth is between 1st September 2016 and 31st August 2017 they would be able to start Nursery in September 2019 subject to spaces being available.  

Nursery Admissions 2020-2021

Our Nursery (3-4 year olds) is based at the Long Lane Campus. All places for admission to the Nursery are allocated directly by the Oasis Shirley Park Academy's own Admissions Authority. Our deadline for Nursery admission is Friday 17th January 2020 (Download an application form at the top of the page). Children born between Sep. 1st 2016 - Aug. 31st 2017 are eligible for a place in our Nursery starting in September 2020.
If we have spaces we may be able to accept children in the term after their 3rd birthday when they become eligible for 15 hrs free childcare a week. Please contact primaryadmissions@oasisshirleypark.org for more information.

Timing Options
There are a number of timing options available to you, please see below:

1. 30 hours per week 08:30-14:30 - Confirmation will be needed that your child is eligible for 30 hours funding. Your child will need to be provided with a packed lunch

2. 30 hours per week 09:30-15:30 - Confirmation will be needed that your child is eligible for 30 hours funding. Your child will need to be provided with a packed lunch

3. 35 hours per week 08:30 -15:30 - Confirmation will be needed that your child is eligible for 30 hours funding.

I also understand that I will need to pay for the extra hour a day at a rate of £5 per extra hour, totalling £25 per week. Your child will need to be provided with a packed lunch

4. 15 hours per week 08:30 -11:30 (All children 3 – 4 years are eligible for 15hrs free childcare a week)

5. 15 hours per week 12:30 - 15:30 (All children 3 – 4 years are eligible for 15hrs free childcare a week)

6. 15 hours per week 08:30 - 11:30 with an additional 3 hours per day until 14:30 that I understand I need to pay for at a rate of £5 per hour, totalling £75 per week. Your child will need to be provided with a packed lunch

7. 15 hours per week 08:30 - 11:30 with an additional 4 hours per day until 15:30 that I understand I need to pay for at a rate of £5 per hour, totalling £100 per week. Your child will need to be provided with a packed lunch

8. 15 hours per week 12:30 – 15:30 with an additional 3 hours per day from 09:30 that I understand I need to pay for at a rate of £5 per hour, totalling £75 per week. Your child will need to be provided with a packed lunch

9. 15 hours per week 12:30 – 15:30 with an additional 4 hours per day from 08:30 that I understand I need to pay for at a rate of £5 per hour, totalling £100 per week. Your child will need to be provided with a packed lunch

 

Our Nursery provides the perfect introduction to learning and gives children confidence and skills to transfer seamlessly to our Primary Phase Reception class (application required). 

 

Download your Nursery Application Form todayApplication forms should be handed into the academy directly. 

Who should I contact if I have questions about the Nursery admissions?

Mrs Aplin; e. primaryadmissions@oasisshirleypark.org; t. 020 8656 0222 x78372

How do i know if I am eligible
for funding support?

All 3 and 4 year olds are entitled to 570 hours of funded childcare a year (usually taken as 15 hours a week for 38 weeks) from the term following their 3rd birthday.

If you are a working family, your 3 or 4 year old may be entitled to an additional 570 hours a year, sometimes referred to as 30 hours or extended entitlement. To see if you are eligible log on to www.childcarechoices.gov.uk 
applications are only made to HMRC via this website. 

You must apply the term before you want to use the additional hours and you will need to reconfirm your eligibility every 3 months.