Early Years Provision at Strathmore

Core Offer

Strathmore Infant and Nursery School offer the 15 hours FREE Nursery education, between 08:45 and 11:45 Monday to Friday, term-time only. There are 39 places available. This is open to children whose fourth birthday falls between 1st September 2022 and 31st August 2023. We also offer a lunch club from 11:45 to 12:45. This can be covered using 30 hours free childcare if the remaining 15 hours are not being used by another childcare provider.


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Nursery Lunch Club costings

Bookings for Nursery Lunch Club are through the Arbor App in the Clubs section.


If you are entitled to 30 hours free childcare and wish to use some of these hours for our lunch club, the costs are as follows: 

Packed lunch option and 30 hours childcare allowance: FREE

Hot meal option and 30 hours childcare allowance: £1.50


If you are using your 15 hours entitlement for five morning sessions, lunch club will need to be paid at the following costs: 

Packed lunch option: £3.00

Hot meal option: £4.50


Ideally, we ask for parents to book a place for lunch club a term in advance so we can ensure adequate staffing. If you have any issues please make the school office aware. 


Strathmore Pre-School is a separate setting, run on the school site. The Pre-School is able to offer a limited number of places for afternoon care – please contact the Pre-School Leader, Diane Grazette, for details of availability and funding: 07953 742755.





Nursery tours for prospective parents for September 2022 admissions now open!