Starting Nursery School


bigstock-Nursery-teacher-reading-story--86698391Starting nursery school is a big change for you and your child and being in a large group of children can be an exciting and frightening time for children. If you are feeling anxious about your child starting school, try not to show them how you feel and be positive and strong about the change, by talking to them and reassuring  them about what’s happening.


When can your child start nursery?

Children can start nursery the term after their third birthday, usually for five mornings or five afternoons per week. You can register your interest by completing an online form from our School Admissions department when your child is approaching 2 years. They will then write to you to let you know when to apply:


Register your interest for a nursery place


Church in Wales Aided and Catholic Schools continue to deal with their own admissions to nursery and therefore you will need to contact the school directly to apply.


For more information and a list of nursery schools, visit the Nursery Education web pages or contact School Admissions directly: