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The school day

Nursery morning session 8.40-11.40am

Nursery afternoon session 12.20-3.20pm

Reception classes 8.40-3.15pm

Nursery Provision

At Botley School we offer the Funded Universal Entitlement (15 hours a week) and the Extended Entitlement (30 hours a week) for our 3-4 year olds. Our session times are:

15 hour provision: 8.40am-11.40am Monday to Friday OR 12.20pm-3.20pm.

30 hour provision: 8.40am-3.20pm Monday to Thursday and Friday 8.40am-12.20pm. Friday afternoon is charged at an additional cost of £20 per week. 

Children staying for 30 hours will need to bring a packed lunch daily. 

For further information on Local Authority Admissions please follow the link to the Admissions Policy.

A child becomes eligible for a free place from 1 September, 1 January or 1 April following their third birthday.

So, children who are three between:

  • 1 April and 31 August will have a free place from the following September
  • 1 September and 31 December will have a free place from the following January
  • 1 January and 31 March will have a free place from the following April