Terms and Sessions

Term Dates

End of term for this summer is Friday 14th July 2023


We offer fully funded sessions of up to 15 hours for 2 year olds and up to 30 hours for 3 year olds. Please refer to the government website to check the elgibility criteria.

Please note that as of September 2024 our session timings are changing slightly from those below (which are in effect until the end of this academic year).

As of September 2024:

Morning Sessions – 9am to 12noon (children have a morning snack with us during this session but not lunch).

Afternoon Sessions – 12noon to 3pm (children sit down for lunch at 12noon, there will be no afternoon snack).

Whole Day remains 9am to 3pm.

**Please note the gate will open between 9am and 9.15am for morning arrivals, at 12noon for midday changeovers and between 2.45pm and 3pm for end of day collections.**

Morning Sessions

9am – 12.30pm

Afternoon Sessions

12.30pm – 3pm

All Day Session

9am – 3pm

From September 2023

From September 2023 the session times will be the same as above but fees are changing. Please see our Finance Policy for further details.

We require children to attend a minimum of two sessions per week.  

We will provide you with an invoice at the beginning of each term. This can be paid by BACS, cheque or cash. We also accept child care vouchers including Care 4AccoBusybees and Co-op, but please let us know of you are a member of a different scheme as it is easy for us to register with any new scheme.

The term after your child’s 3rd birthday they will receive the Early Educational Entitlement (15 hours free childcare per week for 38 weeks a year). We also offer the extended 30-hour funding. Some children may be eligible for funding from the age of 2.  For more information visit: eastsussex.gov.uk/childcare