We are a 28 place setting that is open term time only between 8.50 am and 3.00 pm. The earliest that a child may join our nursery is during the term of their third birthday however children may join at any point before they start school. Our sessions are 9.00 am until 12.00 noon and 12.00 noon until 3.00 pm. To register your interest please visit the school office for an application form.

Visits to the nursery are warmly welcomed.  This can be arranged at anytime of year by telephoning the school on 01271 863462 or by email to

We offer a flexible induction according to your child’s individual needs which begins with an initial visit. We are happy for children to continue short visits until they are ready to attend full sessions. Staff will spend some time with each new child individually, supporting them as they settle into the setting.

Our Fees

Children are entitled to 15 free hours from the term after their third birthday. You may pay for extra sessions in addition to the 15 free hours. You can also pay for sessions during the term that your child has their third birthday. Each 3 hour session costs £16.50.

Some three to four year olds are eligible for 30 hours free childcare a week.  You will need an eligibility code please click on the button below for more details

“I’ll find it hard to find such a lovely environment to work in again, what an amazing school.”

Ilfracombe Infant Parent and Volunteer