Nursery settings operate their own admission process. Local authority nursery schools and classes within Hitchin form part of the Hitchin Partnership. In order to provide consistency and simplify the process for parents, the partnership has agreed a timeline for admissions.
Hitchin Partnership Timeline for Maintained Nursery Schools and Nursery Classes 2021/22
Monday 1 February 2021
Applications open via school's websites for Hitchin maintained nursery schools and nursery classes
|Friday 15 March 2021||Applications close|
|Friday 23 April 2021||
Offers made to parents
|Friday 30 April 2021||
Deadline for parents to accept/reject offers
Continued interest offers will be made after this date.
St Andrew’s Nursery offers 60 places fully funded by Hertfordshire County Council; this is split into a morning and an afternoon session. Nursery sessions are for 5 days per week, 3 hours per day. All children start in the September before their fourth birthday.
Click here to view the Nursery Admission Rules for 2021
Information about viewings/visits will be posted in January 2021.
The application link will be live on 1 February 2021.
Nursery Admissions 2020 - (for children born between 1 September 2016 and 31 August 2017.
PLACES ARE STILL AVAILABLE - PLEASE CONTACT THE SCHOOL FOR FURTHER INFORMATION.
Click here to view the Nursery Admission Rules for 2020
Click here to view the General Information for 2020
For those parents who are eligible for 30 hours childcare provision, the additional 15 hours can be taken onsite at Playaloud, an independent provider, who operate an out of school childcare facility. Please contact them by email at email@example.com or phone 07903 336113.
Click here to view the Parental Declaration Form. This must be completed before your child starts nursery.