Term Dates

Nursery Closure Dates

Christmas holiday 
Nursery will be closed from 24th December 2018 until 1st January 2019 
Re-opening on Wednesday 2nd January 2019.

Bank Holidays 
Nursery will be closed on the following dates:

                   Friday 19th April 2019
                   Monday 22nd April 2019
                   Monday 6th May 2019
                   Monday 27th May 2019
                   Monday 26th August 2019

Free for Two funding & Universal funding (Upto 15 hours per week) - Term-time only (38 weeks)

The 'Free for Two Funding' is for eligible children to access 15 hours of funding each week and the ‘Universal Funding’ is for 3 & 4 year old children who are accessing the Government 15 hours of funding per week. Both of these funding patterns are accessed during term-time only (38 weeks of the year).

A copy of these term dates can be found by following this link - Term Dates 38 weeks

Extended funding (Upto 24 hours per week) - Stretched (48 weeks)

The ‘Extended Funding’ pattern is for children who are eligible for the extra Government funding of upto 30 hours of funding per week. At Smart Start we offer the 'Extended Funding' as a maximum of 24 hours per week, accessed over 48 weeks of the year. 

A copy of these term dates can be found by following this link - Term Dates 48 weeks

Full Day Care

7.30am - 6.30pm

Part Day Care

7.30am - 1.30pm
7.30am - 12.30pm
12.30pm - 6.30pm
1.30pm - 6.30pm

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