Pre-school & Forest School
Telephone: 07582 452024
Eckington Under Fives is open 5 days a week during term time only and generally we try to coincide our term dates with our local school,
Government Funding - Free childcare
Your child will be eligible for the Government funded hours the term after they turn 3 years old and for some 2 year olds dependant on personal circumstances.
The funded hours currently stand at 15 hours per week for 38 weeks per year.
To claim the ‘free’ funding you will be …
Monday: 9am - 12pm or 9am - 3pm
Tuesday: Forest School* - 9.15am - 12.15pm
Wednesday: 9am - 12pm or 9am - 3pm
Thursday: 9.15am - 12.15pm
Friday: 9.15am - 12.15pm
*Your child can begin Forest Schol in the term they turn 3 years old.
have a question?
If you would like to find out more information about our setting or have any questions then please get in touch.
Being a charity run setting we depend on fund raising events to boost our finances.
This year's fundraising events include -
'The Brain of Eckington' - Saturday 30th January, 2016, 7.30pm at Eckington Village Hall
'Easter Market' - Sunday 20th March, 2016, at Eckington Village Hall
'Tea & Nibbles' at 'ECSTOCK Music Festival' - Saturday 9th July, 2016 at Eckington Recreation Centre & Sports Pavillion.
Eckington Babies & Toddlers
The committee also run a baby and toddler group under the umbrella of Eckington Under Fives. This is ...