Starting at St. Lawrence Pre-School…

Children can start at St Lawrence Pre-School subject to the availability of a place after they have reached 2 yrs old and can stay up to the term after they are 5.

We are able to admit 35 children per session. We open Monday to Friday during term time between 8.30am and 4pm. We offer the following sessions:

Morning sessions
8.30am – 12pm
8.30am – 1pm
9/9.15am – 12pm
9/9.15am – 1pm

Afternoon sessions
12pm – 4pm
1pm – 4pm

Full days
8.30am – 3pm
8.30am – 4pm
9/9.15am – 3pm
9/9.15am – 4pm

Fee’s are £5.00 per hour.

Nursery Education Grant Funding
St Lawrence Pre-School offers places for children for all the below funded hours. Please contact us if you would like more information.

3yr old funding

All children are entitled to 15 hours a week, in the term following their 3rd Birthday (see table below).

A Child born on or between...Will become eligible for a free place from..
1st April and 31st August1st September following their 3rd birthday
1st September and 31st December1st January following their 3rd birthday
January 1st and 31st March1st April following their third birthday

Some three year olds are eligible for an additional 15 hours funding (extended entitlement) dependent on family circumstances.

2yr old funding

Working parents with children aged two can get up to 15 hours of free childcare a week if their household income is less than £16,190 a year, and they are receiving Working Tax Credit.
Non-working families on certain benefits, including income support or job seekers allowance are also eligible.
Other families also qualify, including if their child:

    • is adopted or fostered
    • has a current statement of special educational needs or an education, health or care plan
    • has left care through special guardianship or an adoption or residence order
    • is in receipt of Disability Living Allowance
    • is looked after by the county council.

To find out if you are eligible visit or call Derbyshire County Council during office hours on 01629 539316/539317

To arrange a visit or register your child, please contact us or call in to see us.

St Lawrence Pre-School
Rectory School Rooms
St Lawrence Road
North Wingfield
S42 5HX

Manager: Jo Mbwana 07969 479260
Chair of the board: Philippa Barfoot

Meet the Team…