Admissions

We are open from 8.45 – 3.15 on every school day and you may book any combination of morning and afternoon sessions, with or without lunchtimes (depending on availability). Our current fees are as follows:

(Higher fees for 2 yr olds reflect the higher staff ratios required) 3 – 5 yr olds 2 yr olds
Morning session 8.45 am – 11.45 pm £13.50 £16.80
Lunch session 11.45 pm – 12.15 pm £2.25 £2.80
Afternoon session 12.15 pm – 3.15 pm £13.50 £16.80
All day 8.45 am – 3.15 pm £29.25 £36.40

Funded childcare

From the term after their third birthday, until they start school, your child is entitled to up to 570 hours of funded early learning and childcare each year. Funded childcare is now available to all 3 and 4-year-olds and some 2-year-olds.

30 HOURS FUNDED CHILDCARE

From September 2017, for eligible 3 and 4-year-old children, the government extended the funded early education and childcare entitlement from 15 to 30 hours per week. 

CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFORMATION

GOLDEN TICKETS: FUNDED CHILDCARE FOR 2-YEAR-OLDS

A Golden Ticket allows you to access funded childcare for your 2-year-old, if you are eligible. Your 2-year-old is eligible for funded childcare if you receive any of the following benefits:

  • Universal Tax Credits
  • Income Support (IS)
  • Income-based Jobseekers Allowance (JSA)
  • Income-related Employment and Support Allowance (ESA)
  • Universal Credit – if you and your partner have a combined income from work of less than £15,400 a year after tax
  • Child Tax Credit with an annual household taxable income (as assessed by HMRC) not over £16,190
  • Working Tax Credits with an annual household taxable income (as assessed by HMRC) not over £16,190
  • The Working Tax Credit 4 weeks run on
  • Guaranteed Element of State Pension Credit
  • Support under Part VI of the Immigration and Asylum Act 1999.

Or if your 2-year-old:

  • attracts Disability Living Allowance (DLA)
  • is looked after by the Local Authority
  • has left care through special guardianship or through an adoption order or residence order or
  • has a current statement of special educational needs (SEN) or an Education, Health and Care Plan.

A Golden Ticket is also sent to the carers of 2-year-old children in care and to parents of children with a statement or education, health and care plan.

If you have not received a Golden Ticket but think you may be eligible, you can check your eligibility and apply below or call 0345 155 1013.

CLICK HERE TO CHECK IF YOU ARE ELIGIBLE FOR A GOLDEN TICKET

Extra hours may be purchased at £5.60 per hour for 2 year olds and £4.50 per hour for 3 and 4 year olds. Invoices for fees are sent out at the beginning of each term – fees are paid via the school Parent pay system.

Announcement

Children in Need 2020

13 Nov 2020

Today we raised an amazing £71.29 for Children in Need. It was lovely to see all the children find exciting ways to be yellow or spotty for the day. Thank you again for you generosity!

Remembrance Day

11 Nov 2020

The whole school came together to remember the sacrifices made by our brave service men and women who have given their lives for the peace and freedom we enjoy today. Cogden Class read short pieces be...

Tribal Kingdom day at Hooke Court

07 Nov 2019

Year 4 became 2 different tribes today, with their friends from the other MAT schools.  They created tribal face art, built shelters and created secret trails with codes.  But the question i...

Year 4 at Hooke Court

06 Nov 2019

We have had a great first day at Hooke Court with Year 4 and as this is being written all children are asleep! Click here to see some more pictures from day 1

Loders celebrates 150 years

14 Oct 2019

We celebrated 150 years of the school on this site by dressing up as Victorian children and learning about life in Victorian times.

Service of Thanksgiving

14 Oct 2019

Pupils, teachers and parents past and present gathered in the church to celebrate 150 years of our school

Crealy Animal Visit

25 Apr 2019

We enjoyed a visit from some exotic animals this week from Crealy. The children were able to handle a stick insect, a millipede, ferrets and a milk snake.

Xtreme Falconry Display

04 Apr 2019

Thanks to the PTFA, we enjoyed a display from Xtreme falconry to end the term. This linked in with some of our science work about habitats and animal adaptations.

National Science Week

11 Mar 2019

This morning the children have worked across the school in house teams for the start of National Science Week. Each teacher led a different activity but all were focused on the skill of prediction.

Year 3/4 Dance Festival

08 Mar 2019

Monmouth pupils took part in the annual Dance Festival organised by Colfox students at Freshwater on Friday. The theme was 'Environment' and our dance was based around and undersea theme to raise awar...