Admissions and Fees

We 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.

Please download our prospectus MM Prospectus 2020

Please download a copy of our Admission form MM Admission form v7 02.2020

Please download our parent contract and terms and conditions MM Parent-Contract-T&Cs v7 03.2020

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

Fees and Session times

From April 2020 the fees are as follows:

Morning- 4 hour session-8.30am – 12.30pm         £320*
Afternoon-3 hour session-12.30pm – 3.30pm         £255*
All day- 7 hour session- 8.30am – 3.30pm          £515*

* Price includes an Extra Service Charge of £60 which is not covered by government funding. If your child is eligible for Funded Early Education Entitlement (FEEE) and you would be unable to pay the Extra Service Charge, please contact us for availability of fully-funded places. These places are very limited and allocated on a first-come, first-served basis.

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 £320.00 x 2 = £640.00 for the term. Fee invoices are sent out termly.

The Universal/Extended Funded Early Education Entitlement will be deducted from the termly fees invoice.

One-off session fees: Invoices will be sent out for immediate payment
One off morning     £30.00
One off afternoon   £20.00
One off all day         £50.00

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

Additional charges will be incurred for pre-school trips.

Funded Early Education Entitlement (FEEE)
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.

Universal 15 hours – 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.

Extended 15  Hours – 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/

2 year old Funded Early Education Entitlement – 15 hours – For families in England, receiving government financial support. Please follow the link for more information https://www.childcarechoices.gov.uk/