hours and fees

Duchess Nursery is open from 7.30am to 6.30pm Monday to Friday for 49 weeks of the year. Below are the term dates for 2020/21.

 Autumn Term 2020Spring Term 2021Summer Term 2021
Inset days10 August (Staff only)4 January (Staff only)4 June (Staff only)
Nursery Closure3 August - 7 August21 December - 4 January

We have a minimum session requirement of 4 half days or 2 full days and cannot guarantee that space will be available should you wish to increase sessions (although we will do our best to oblige!)

Fees are charged monthly and reviewed at the end of the calendar year. Below is the fee structure for 2020/21.

Session Fee Per Session
Nursery Full Day7.30 – 6.30£90.00
Morning Session + Lunch7.30 – 12.30£58.50
Morning Session only (no lunch)7.30 – 12.30£55.00
Afternoon Session + Tea1.00 – 6.30£58.50
Afternoon Session only1.00 – 6.30£55.00

other fees

Non-refundable Registration fee £150 and a Refundable Deposit fee £300 (deducted from final fee invoice).

Uniform (added to your first invoice): Duchess Nursery Parsons Green Smock (for all children) £25.

We offer MFE (Minimum funding Entitlement) which can be taken in the term after your child turns 3, for 15 hours per week (limited to 3 hours per day) – the funding will be deducted from your invoice. The funding is only for 38 weeks.

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