Bolton School Nursery

Pre-School

  • Pre-School Overview

    Our Pre-School room is separated into two areas: Caterpillars and Butterflies. Here we cover the Early Learning Goals required by OFSTED. The staff plan topics and themes which are incorporated into their daily activities with the children. These start from experiences the children have had but also include some exploration of the lives and...

  • Caterpillars

    The Caterpillar Room is the first room of Pre-School. We cater for children aged 2-3 years old, which means we run on a mixed ratio of 1 adult to every 4 children if the children are aged under 3 years old, and 1 adult to every 8 children if the children are aged over 3 years old. In Caterpillars we focus heavily on personal and social skills...

  • Butterflies

    The Butterfly Room is the second room of Pre-School. We cater for children aged 3-4 years old and our ratio is 1 adult to every 8 children. The Butterfly Room consists of two rooms set out with different areas, including mark making, sand and water play, roleplay, music and much more. The children are free to choose where they would like to...

  • Nursery Class for 3 and 4 Year Olds

    Bolton School's Nursery Class for 3 and 4 Year Olds is teacher-led and runs from 9.00am to 3.15pm each day during term-time. Wrap-around care (before and after the class) is also available at the School from 7.30am to 6.00pm and during holiday periods for the 3 and 4 years olds attending the class. Parents can therefore opt for either full-time...