Birchfield Pre-School occupies a purpose built building with an enclosed garden within the grounds of Birchfield Community Primary School.
We accept Nursery Education Grant funding for 2 & 3 year olds. Tel: 01935 429986.
Interested in attending our Pre-School? Please complete the Expression of interest form below and return to the Pre-School.
Is your child going to be 4 years old before 31 August 2019? You will need to apply for a school place for your child to start school in September 2019. Please go to the Parents tab on the Home page and go to the bottom of the page and click on Admission to download an application form.
INSET DAYS for the 2018/19 academic year:
View more information for all families in England with children under the age of five, including information about early education and support learning at home.
Somerset County Council’s website. It provides Early Years information for families including funding entitlement for 2, 3 & 4 year olds
The British Association for Early Education. Their “Learning Together” leaflets can be downloaded for free.
Information for all families in England with children under the age of five. It also includes information about early education.
Parent and Carer Toolkit
Somerset County Council’s health & wellbeing website, providing information about parenting courses, health & wellbeing activities, and GetSet services.
The National Literacy Trust’s website for parents with tips and resources to support language development at home.
The following are some of the apps used in preschool (unfortunately they are not all free):
Writing Wizard – helps children practice writing numbers, letters and shapes and develop their fine motor control.
Montessori Numberland – Maths games to develop counting skills and number recognition.
Doodle Maths: Numbers – Maths games to develop skills including counting, ordering by size, number recognition, writing numerals and early addition/subtraction.
Doodle Maths: Shapes – Maths games to develop understanding of shapes.