Local Nursery in Colchester

About our Nursery

Children blossom in our lively nursery, guided by a wonderful team of trained staff. We have a staff-child ratio of a minimum of one to eight, which ensures each child receives individual attention. Children work independently, in pairs, and in small groups, in a nurturing learning environment that is far from regular day-care.

  • Ages 2.5 to 5 years
  • Open 51 weeks of the year
  • Class teacher child ratio starting from 1:4
  • Thorough development: physical, social, emotional, and cognitive
  • Based in beautiful Grade II listed buildings
  • Childcare Voucher Payments are accepted
  • Forest School
  • Breakfast & Afternoon tea options available with morning snacks included
  • 15 hours Early Years funding available
  • Specialist Teaching in Sport, ICT, Languages and Music
  • Before and After Nursery Care from 7:15am to 6:00pm

and much more…

“The Nursery is so well run. The staff are really wonderful and are so invested in our daughter’s well-being and development, which makes it easy to leave her there as we know she is being cared for as well as educated.”

Parent, Colchester High School

Why Choose Colchester High Nursery?

Sessions Policy

The minimum requirement for nursery is 3 mornings, however should parents wish to enquire about more sessions this can be done during the admissions process or through-out the year.

Latest SIS Inspection Report

Our latest inspection in highlights that our Nursery has “A wide variety of stimulating educational programmes helps the children to reach and usually exceed their expected levels in development.”

Next Steps onto Lower School

Our Lower School provides a rich and varied academic education, leading to above average levels of attainment expected for their age group.

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