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2, 3 & 4 year old funding

Northumberland County Council can offer funding to some 2 year old children.  Please check eligibility with Northumberland County Council.  Please ask the preschool leader if further guidance is needed.

At present Northumberland County Council fund all eligible 3 and 4 year old children.  Eligible children are due funding the term after their third birthday. This is up to 30 hours each week for 38 weeks of the school year.

For further information on funding for 2, 3 & 4 year olds please look at http://www.northumberland.gov.uk/Children/Family/Childcare/Early-years-education-%E2%80%93-free-entitlement.aspx

Parents can opt to take extra hours subject to availability at a cost of £3.95 per hour (subject to review/change).  Extra hours will be invoiced monthly.

We ask you to notify the preschool of any holidays or days your child will not be able to attend, to do this we have a holiday forms in the cloakroom for you to fill in and hand to a member of staff.

For more information please contact the preschool leader or a full copy of the Preschool Policies and Procedures is available in the cloakroom