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Admissions

Admissions

Admissions to the school are administered by Cambridgeshire County Council. Full details on how to apply, how places are allocated and admission deadlines can be found on their website at: http://www.cambridgeshire.gov.uk/childrenandfamilies/education/admissions.htm

Admissions Team contact details;

Admission team
Box No CC 1206
Castle Court
Shire Hall
Cambridge
CB3 OAP
01223 699200 or 699662

Office hours;
Monday – Thursday 8:45-12:30 1:30-5:20
Friday 8:45-12:30 1:30-4:20

Parents who are considering applying for a place at the school for their child are very welcome to arrange a visit by contacting the school office.

 

 

 30 hour funded Nursery places at Thongsley Fields Primary and Nursery School

Core Offer – Nursery for 2017 – 2018

 

What is 30 hours Free Childcare?

This is a new entitlement for working parents of 3 and 4 year old children which will be introduced in September 2017. This is an additional 15 hours per week entitlement in addition to the child’s existing 15 hour free early education place.

This whole new entitlement of 30 hours free childcare can be offered term time only (over 38 weeks) or can be stretched across the whole year to meet parental needs.

Who is eligible for 30 Hours Free Childcare?

All parents in the household work at least 16 hours a week and earn at least £107 per week up to a maximum salary of £100, 000 per parent in the household.

Self-employed parents and parents on zero-hours contracts will be eligible if they meet the average earnings criteria.

1 parent is employed and 1 parent is disabled or incapacitated, based on receipt of specific benefits 1 parent is employed and 1 parent has substantial caring responsibilities, based on specific benefits received for caring.

Both parents are employed but 1 or both parents are temporarily away from the workplace on parental, maternity, paternity or adoption leave.

Both parents are employed but 1 or both parents are temporarily away from the workplace on statutory sick pay.

For up to date information on eligibility and information on how to apply please visit

https://www.gov.uk/help-with-childcare-costs/free-childcare-and-education-for-2-to-4-year-olds

From September 2017, Thongsley Fields will be offering 30 hour funding

The hours will be 8:50- 3:10pm which equates to 6 hours 20 mins each day and 31 hours 40 mins per week.

Hours are offered in term time only.

A packed lunch will need to be provided by parents.

Milk and fruit will be provided in the morning and afternoon sessions.

Nursery children booked for morning sessions can attend breakfast club which opens at 8.10am.

We provide 15 hour funded places in the morning and afternoon sessions dependent on available places.

Only 30 hour funded places are both morning and afternoon sessions.

Maximum number of 30 hour places offered is 10

For more information on our applying for a nursery place or to arrange a tour of the school please contact Mrs Carrier via the school office.

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Contact Details

To contact the school please phone (01480) 375321

Or email office@thongsleyfields.cambs.sch.uk

Office staff are
Mrs Carrier and Mrs Clements