Welcome to Minerva Nursery

Based in the early years provision of Minerva Primary Academy, our Nursery is the perfect environment for children aged 3 and 4 to learn and play together.

We are passionate about supporting every child in their learning journey and giving them the best start in their early education. Through play-based learning we focus on the development of the whole child and are particularly passionate about supporting the development of speech and language skills as well as personal, social and emotional development.

Available sessions

Mornings: 8.45 – 11.45 every day
Afternoons: 12.30 – 3.30 every day

Two and a half days:
Monday 8.45 – 3.30, Tuesday 8.45 – 3.30, Wednesday 8.45 – 11.45
Wednesday 12.30 – 3.30, Thursday 8.45 – 3.30, Friday 8.45 – 3.30

Application process

An application form is available to download below. To find out more please contact us:

Children aged three to four are entitled to 15 hours of free early years education.

There are three intakes during the year – September, November and January.

We will visit you and your child at home before your child starts with us in Nursery. This is to allow you to ask any questions you have and to allow your child to meet us in an environment that is familiar to them.