Middleforth Minis Nursery opened in September 2018

There are still a few places available Monday to Friday during term time

There are 12 places available per session

  Morning sessions run from 8.45am - 11.45am

Afternoon sessions run from 12.30pm - 3.30pm

Lunchtime sessions are available from 11.45am - 12.30pm

Wraparound care is available from

  • 7.30am – 9.45am (Breakfast Club)
  • 3.30pm - 5.45pm After School Club)

Funded Hours Available

Each child is entitled to 15 hours per week of free universal provision during term time

Some families may be entitled to an additional 15 hours extended provision

Click here to check if you are entitled to the additional 15 hour provision 

Additional Charges

Lunchtime costs (per session)

  • £4.50 to include a school dinner
  • £2.20 if you provide a packed lunch for your child

Wraparound care costs (per session)

  • Breakfast Club £3.00 to include breakfast
  • After School Club £7.00 to include a snack

Additional morning or afternoon sessions are available for an additional charge

  • Additional Nursery Sessions £13.50 (per session)

How to Apply

All children who are 3 years old by 31st March 2019 will be considered for admission from Tuesday 23rd April 2019

All children who are 3 years old by 31st August 2019 will be considered for admission from Tuesday 3rd September 2019

The application form is available below, or can be requested from the school office:

nursery-application-form-2018-19 for children starting in April 2019

nursery-application-form-2019-20 for children starting in September 2019

The Admission panel will meet week commencing 4th February 2019 to consider any applications received

This will be in line with Lancashire’s Nursery Admissions Policy which can be found below:

for children starting in April 2019 nursery-booklet-2018-19

for children starting in September 2019 nursery-booklet-2019-20

You will receive a letter from school confirming whether you have received a place, including an acceptance form, parental agreement and further information about lunchtime and wraparound care

Prior to accepting the offer you should be committed to your child regularly attending.  Places may be withdrawn where attendance is unsatisfactory

Once we have your acceptance form and parental agreement, we will send you a welcome pack with all the relevant information

If you are not offered a place your child’s name will be placed on the nursery waiting list.  If a place becomes available this will be offered in accordance with the admission criteria

Applying for a place in the Reception Class

Please note that admissions to primary school reception classes are a completely separate process from nursery classes.  If you have a child on roll at nursery school he/she will not automatically be allocated a place in our school.  For primary school admissions there is a different application procedure

Please do not hesitate to contact the school office if you require any further information



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