Little Acorns Early Years Foundation Stage

'Great oaks grow from little acorns'




Flexible Childcare Options for Pre-School


Option 1

Full time session - 8:45am - 3:15pm (30 hours funded plus lunchtime: £5.00)  For information on the government's 30 hours funding scheme please click here. 


Option 2

Full time session - 8:45am - 3:15pm  (15 hours are funded by the government, and the additional 15 hours are at a cost of £95.00 per week inclusive of a lunch each day)


Option 3

Morning Sessions - 8:45-11:45am: 15 hours Early Education Funded

8:45-12:15 with a lunch added 


Option 4

Afternoon Sessions - 12:15-3:15pm: 15 hours Early Education Funded

11:45-3:15 with a lunch added 

 Should you wish to add on a lunch to any session/days £5.00 will be chargeable. 


Option 5

Full day Monday, full day Tuesday and Wednesday morning: 15 hours Early Education Funded 

Lunches are chargeable £5.00 on Monday and Tuesday, optional for Wednesday


Option 6

Wednesday afternoon, full day Thursday and Friday: 15 hours Early Education Funded 

Lunches are chargeable £5.00 on Thursday and Friday, optional for Wednesday


Little Acorn Monthly Contracts are issued yearly and run from September to July. Contracts are calculated by how many of each session your child will attend (minus any holidays) and then the yearly amount is divided by 11 monthly payments, September to July.


Payments can be made by the options below:

ParentPay - using the 'Little Acorns Monthly Contract' tab 

Standing Order  - please ring the office or pop in for a form

Tax Free Childcare by visiting:

Childcare Vouchers - please speak to your work place HR department for further information


Please complete an Expression of Interest form by clicking here. Once completed either email to or alternatively call in to the school office.

Email: Assistant Head Teacher/Early Years Leader