We offer childcare before and after school for any children who attend the school:
Monday to Friday – 7.30am to 8.35am & 3.15pm to 5.30pm (7.30am – 9.10am and 3pm – 5.30pm during Covid phase due to staggered starts and collection.)
Wraparound & Lunch Club
We offer lunch club extension to the morning or afternoon sessions:
Monday to Friday – 11.35am to 12.15pm
or full nursery wraparound:
Monday to Friday – 12.15pm to 3.15pm (12.00-3.00pm during reopening phase under Covid guidance.)
Before school club – £4.50
After school club – £4.50 per hour regular use or £5.50 per hour for late booking
(During Covid phase, after school care is charged at £4.50 per hour. Sessions must be booked in advance via our online survey and all booked sessions will be charged. (Add on sessions only in exceptional circumstances – this will be monitored.)
Please note – charges for after school care WILL be amended according to child’s staggered finish time for those not accessing club until after 3.15pm.
Lunch club – £6.00
Full wraparound – £16.50 (plus Lunch club at £6.00)
NB – retainer costs apply to irregular use if places are reserved.
All parents/carers who wish to use the childcare facilities should first complete a registration form with full contact details, parental responsibility information, medical information, dietary requirements and emergency treatment permission.
Signing in and out
Before and after school parents should use the intercom by the pedestrian gate in order to notify staff. All children attending club must be signed in with staff at the start of the morning session and signed out when collected after school.
Any changes to expected arrangements for attendance or collection must be communicated to the school office or the Birches Club Mobile 07805 383109.
Wraparound children are signed in at the start of their morning nursery session.