Funding and Fees

The Pre-school is a registered charity and is totally self-supporting.

Early Years Funding

PK offers each child 15 funded hours.
PK is registered to claim 2, 3 & 4 year old government funding.

Your child is eligible for Early Years funding the term after their third birthday.
The funding is for a maximum of 570 hours per birth year.

We are an approved setting to receive 2 year old funding for families who meet the set funding criteria.
For more information go to

The government is introducing new ways to help parents with childcare costs. Whether you have toddlers or teens, you could get support, go to


The current fees per session are: £7.00 per hour, for all non funded hours and any extra hours.
All fees are payable half-termly and will be billed at the beginning of each half term.
We would appreciate prompt payment.
If your child is on holiday or unwell you are required to pay while they are absent.

We require half a term’s notice (or bill payment) if you wish to withdraw your child from the preschool.

Should you ever have any difficulties regarding fees, please speak to Carol Houghton (Play Leader), in confidence.

ChildCare Vouchers.

PK Preschool accepts payment by childcare vouchers.