Complete the Ashridge Nursery Enquiry Form to arrange a visit and to place your child on our waiting list.

An optional non-refundable administration fee of £20 is requested to help cover our costs as we are a charity. This includes a free Ashridge Nursery t-shirt when your child starts Nursery.

Parents are encouraged to visit our Nursery prior to registering their child. Please contact Sam Gunter on 0118 977 5878 to arrange a convenient time.

Your child will be placed on the waiting list for the Term that they turn 3 years, unless you should wish to defer until entitled to funding.

  • Born between 1st April – 31st Aug   Funded from Sept    Autumn Term
  • Born between 1st Sept – 31st Dec   Funded from Jan   Spring Term
  • Born between 1st Jan – 31st March   Funded from April   Summer Term

You will then be contacted during the term prior to that which your child would be eligible to start in, to confirm a place. Nursery sessions are allocated based on the availability of both sessions and Keyworkers, and, where possible, the parents preferences. (See the Admissions & Allocations Policy. Parents will therefore understand the need to be flexible.

All new children, along with their parents, are then invited to attend an Induction Session at the beginning of the term in which they are due to join. This not only introduces your child to their new environment but also ensures that all the necessary paperwork is completed.