Nursery admissions

Starting Nursery in a Hounslow School – September 2021

Children born between 1 September 2017 and 31 August 2018 will be eligible to start in the nursery class of a Hounslow school in September 2021.

Some schools may still have places available, so please contact the school directly to find out about their vacancies. 

The application form can be found below.  Please return completed forms directly to the school not to School Admissions. 

 

When can my child start in a school nursery?

Date of birth

Start in a school nursery

Apply

01/09/2017 - 31/08/2018

September 2021

Contact school

01/09/2018 - 31/08/2019

September 2022

1 Jan 2022 – TBC

01/09/2019 – 31/08/2020

September 2023

1 Jan 2023 - TBC

All Hounslow infant and primary schools (except Edison Primary and Nishkam School West London) have nursery classes.

Children can take up a free 15-hour place in these school nurseries in the September after their third birthday. 

Working families who meet certain eligibility criteria can also claim an additional 15 hours of free education and childcare a week - 30 hours in total.  You can check your eligibility for the 30 hours through www.childcarechoices.gov.uk or by using the childcare calculator at www.gov.uk/childcare-calculator

They can’t be admitted before the school year in which they reach the age of four.

If your child was born was born between 1 September 2017 and 31 August 2018, they can start in the nursery class of one of our schools in September 2021.

How to apply

The closing date was 7 May 2021.  Some school may still have places available - check with the school directly.

Complete a nursery application form 

Email or post the application directly to the school.  A list of schools and their contact details can be found here

You can apply to more than one school but must send each school an individual application form.  Your application form must be received by the school by 7 May 2021.

Your application must go directly to the school, not to us.

Please read our Starting Nursery Class in a Hounslow School September 2021 brochure.

Education in a school nursery is not compulsory and it may not be possible for every child to secure a place in a school nursery. If your child already has a place at a private day nursery or playgroup, you may prefer to keep them there until they start reception in the following September.

For more information about applying for a school nursery class or the early education entitlement, please contact Hounslow Family Information Service on 020 8583 3470.

All 3 and 4 year olds are entitled to up to 15 hours of early education each week for 38 weeks of the year.  

Read about the Early Education Entitlement

Contact

For more information about applying for a school nursery class or the early education entitlement, please contact Hounslow Family Information Service on 020 8583 3470

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