Admissions and Fees

Admissions

img_0772We aim to provide an environment in which all children achieve the best possible education and care and become confident learners with a growing ability to communicate their own views and are supported by the pre-school to reach their full potential during the Early Years. We are a fully inclusive pre-school and are committed to anti-discriminatory practice to promote equality of opportunity and valuing diversity for all children and families. We will ensure that our service is fully inclusive in meeting the needs of all children. We are committed to anti-discriminatory practice to promote equality of opportunity and valuing diversity for all children and families.

Admissions are registered on a first come first served basis. We admit children from 2 years to 5 years old. If you would like to register your child, please complete and send us the admission form, with the parent contract and terms and conditions. We will then contact you regarding payment of the admission fee, £60.

Please download a copy of our Admission form MM Admission form 2019-07 v5

Please download our parent contract and terms and conditions MM Parent-Contract-T&Cs –

The pre-school is open term time only, 38 weeks, Monday to Friday.

Fees and Session times

From April 2019 the fees are as follows:

Morning        8.30am – 12.30pm         £271.10
Afternoon     12.30pm – 3.30pm         £164.70
All day             8.30am – 3.30pm          £435.80

The fee is the same for all three terms, Autumn, Spring & Summer, irrespective of the length of the term. The fees are calculated by how many morning, afternoon or all day sessions attended for one week, e.g. 2 x morning session £271.10 x 2 = £542.20 for the term. Fee invoices are sent out termly.

The free early education entitlement, 15 or 30 hours will be deducted from the termly fees invoice.

If you require a fees cost breakdown please email finance@mymontessori.org.uk

Additional charges will be incurred for pre-school trips.

One-off session fees: Invoices will be sent out for immediate payment
One off morning     £25.75
One off afternoon   £15.45
One off all day         £41.20

Universal 15 hours – Free Early Education Entitlement (FEEE)
All 3 and 4 year olds are entitled to a maximum of 15 hours of funded early education per week until they enter a Reception class. The entitlement is paid from the term after your child turns 3 years old.
The cut off dates for the entitlement are as follows:- 31st March, 31st August and 31st December.
For those parents who wish to access their child’s 15 funded hours only, subject to availability of spaces and at no additional cost, the child will be able to attend any or all of the following : Monday to Friday, afternoon only, 12.30pm -3.30pm.

Extended 30 Hours- Free Early Education Entitlement (FEEE)
Working families of 3 & 4 year olds maybe entitled to claim the extended 30 hour entitlement, depending on eligibility.
Please follow the link for more information https://www.childcarechoices.gov.uk/
For those parents who wish to access their child’s 30 funded hours only, subject to availability of spaces and at no additional cost, the child will be able to attend any or all of the following: Monday to Friday, 9.30am – 3.30pm only.

2 Year funding – 15 hours – For families in England, receiving some forms of government support. Please follow the link for more information https://www.childcarechoices.gov.uk/