St Andrew's C of E (VA) Primary



Nursery settings operate their own admissions process. St Andrew's nursery sessions are for 5 days per week, 3 hours per day and are split into morning and afternoon sessions. All children start in the September  before their fourth birthday.

Nursery Admissions 2024/25 (for children born between 1 September 2020 and 31 August 2021)

Click here to view the Nursery Admission Rules for 2024/25

Nursery admissions is now closed, please contact the school office if you would like to make a late application.

Local authority nursery schools and classes within Hitchin form part of the Hitchin Partnership. In order to provide consistency and simplify the process for parents, the partnership has agreed a timeline for admissions.

Hitchin Partnership Timeline for Maintained Nursery Schools and Nursery Classes for admission in 2024/25

Wednesday 31st January 2024 Applications open via school’s websites for Hitchin maintained nursery schools and nursery classes (online applications preferred)
Friday 8th March 2024 Applications close for Hitchin maintained nursery schools and nursery classes
Wednesday 27th March 2024 Offers made to parents (via the same method as application was made)
Friday 19th April 2024

Deadline for parents to accept/reject places.

Continued interest offers will be made after this date.

Nursery Admissions 2023/24 (for children born between 1 September 2019 and 31 August 2020). Spaces are available now in the morning and afternoon session. Please contact the school office to apply for a place.

Click here to view the Nursery Admission Rules for 2023/24

Click here for the Parental Declaration Form. This must be completed before your child starts nursery.

For those parents who are eligible for 30 hours childcare provision, the additional 15 hours can be taken onsite at Play Aloud, an independent provider, who operate an out of school childcare facility. Please contact them by email at or phone 07903 336113.