Nursery Admissions 

Children are eligible for a part time nursery place, usually five mornings or five afternoons, from the term after their third birthday.

Academic Year 2019/20 

You will be notified of the decision as follows, If your child was born between: 


1 September 2015 - 31 August 2016 - They will start nursery in September 2019. Notification will be posted on 25th May 2019


1 September 2016 - 31 December 2016 - They will start nursery in January 2020. Notification will be posted on 25th October 2019.


1 January 2017 - 31 March 2017 - They will start nursery after Easter 2020.

Notification will be posted on 17 January 2020 


2019-20 Late Applications

If you would like to submit a late application for Nursery 2019-20, please complete the form below and e-mail to




Nursery 2020-21 – Currently Closed


  • Opening Date: 24th January 2020
  • Closing Date: 22nd March 2020
  • Offer Date: The offer date for your child will depend upon the term in which they begin Nursery.
  • September starters : 25 May 2020
  • January starters: 25th October 2020
  • April starters: 25th January 2021



Childcare Offer for Wales in the Vale of Glamorgan


For those children eligible to start nursery school in September 2019, applications for your Childcare Offer funding for children (born between 1st April 2016 and 31st August 2016) open on the 10th June 2019.  


All complete applications submitted with the correct evidence by 28th June 2019 will be responded to by 19th July, with a funding start date from 2nd September 2019 (the beginning of Autumn Term). 


A maximum 30 hours of combined education and childcare will be offered to eligible working parents of 3 and 4 year olds for up to 48 weeks of the year.


Childcare Offer


Register your Child's Details

If your child is not yet of school age but you would like to be informed of when the Nursery process opens you can


Register your details


Catchment Areas

In the event of over-subscription, places are allocated in accordance with the Councils' admission criteria with priority given to catchment children.  Full details of admission criteria are listed in our Parental guide to School Admissions 2018-19

To find out your catchment nursery please enter your postcode:




In order to assist all parents/carers, school admission forms are available in the following languages:  ArabicBengaliChineseLithuanianMalayalamPolishRussianTagalogThai.