Types Of Places

We offer free entitlement 15 hour places and paid for places for 2,3 and 4 year olds.  We offer 15 hour or 30 hour places for eligible 3 and 4 year olds.

              15 hour place options                               30 hour place options





Beginning of week


End of week


2 long days - Mon & Tues (8-3.30)


2 long days - Thurs & Fri (8-3.30)


5 short days (9-3)


4 long days (Mon, Tues, Wed, Thu 8-3.30)


4 long days (Mon, Tues, Wed, Fri 8-3.30)


4 long days (Mon, Tues, Thu, Fri 8-3.30)


4 long days (Mon, Wed, Thu, Fri 8-3.30)


4 long days (Tues, Wed, Thu, Fri 8-3.30)


If you would like to let us know how you might like your 30 hours, please complete and return this questionnaire to



Please click here to go to the DFE Childcare Choices website to see if you are eligible.


All 3 and 4 year old places at Lark Hill Nursery School have to be applied for online.  Please click here to go to the application page.

The Local Authority publishes information about how it allocates our places for three year olds on this site.

 We offer a choice of 15 hour free entitlement places which are described below:


Monday – Friday 8:30am – 11:30am


Monday – Friday  12:30 – 3:30

Beginning of week

Monday 9-3:15

Tuesday 9-3:15

Wednesday 9 – 11:30

End of week

Wednesday  12:45 – 3:15

Thursday 9 – 3:15

Friday 9 – 3:15

Two longer day places

We also offer a choice of two longer days :


Monday and Tuesday 8:00am - 3:30pm


Thursday and Friday 8:00am - 3:30pm

Paid for sessions

We also give you the option to pay for additional sessions to top up your child's free entitlement place (within our Nursery) between 8-3:30pm.


In addition to what we can offer as a Nursery you can then link into childminders and other childcare through the summer holidays and until 6pm at night who pick up from our Nursery :




Paid For Sessions

Our Paid For Sessions give you the option to pay for additional sessions, so you can top up your child’s free entitlement place between 8-3:30pm.

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