Community Pre-School

Greenhill pre-school provides sessional day-care and is not a nursery. The Pre-School is a seperate annexe from the school but shares the school play areas. The setting runs during specific hours, detailed below. We welcome children from 2½ years old to 4 years old. We provide information about the fees upon offer of a place. There is Early years funding and vouchers available for children aged 3 years plus. There is further information upon request.

Opening times (Monday to Friday – term time only) 9am – 11.30am & 12.50pm – 3.20pm

Copies of our policies and procedures are available on request. Please contact the pre-school manager or call in at the pre-school. Further information can be found on our new website:
www.greenhillpreschool.co.uk

Pre-School – Age Range
Children enter playgroup at two and half years old. The number of sessions varies according to age and children leave pre-school when they are four.

age sessions
2½ years 3 afternoon sessions a week
3 years 5 afternoon sessions
4 years 5 morning sessions

Pre-School – Admissions 
Greenhill pre-school has a clear admissions policy based upon the following criteria in rank order of importance;

1. A child taking up all sessions provided by Greenhill pre-school for the appropriate age.
2. A child has a sibling at Greenhill primary school.
3. A child lives in the local area and intends going to Greenhill primary school.
4. Any other reason specified.

An offer of a place at the pre-school will be made in writing in the April of the year your child is due to start. A contract along with the date of the new starter parents evening will be included in this mailing.
Please note a placement at Greenhill pre-school DOES NOT guarantee a place at Greenhill primary school. Admissions to Greenhill primary school follow local education authority admissions procedure. To go to Greenhill Primary School admissions policy page click here.
Pre-School – Contact
Greenhill Pre-school can be contacted by writing to:
Pre-school Manager
c/o Greenhill Primary School
Mile Lane
Bury
BL8 2JH
Telephone enquiries: 07715 806216