Cranborne Ce First School & Nursery

We are a school based Nursery run as part of the schools early years provision. Our extremely dedicated and fully-qualified staff manage the day to day running of the Nursery with the support of school staff, in particular the Early Years Lead and Inclusion Manager. Nursery children have access to a wide range of activities, zoned and calming areas and a variety of outdoor spaces. Parents can order hot lunches cooked in our onsite kitchen, and book places for before and after school childcare when a dedicated member of Nursery staff will care for them.


Venue address
Water Street
BH21 5QB
East Dorset


Opening times
Mon: 08:30-15:00
Tue: 08:30-15:00
Wed: 08:30-15:00
Thu: 08:30-15:00
Fri: 08:30-15:00

Service Details

Vacancy information

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£5.00 per Hour
Additional Information

Parents can use their Early Education funding at any time during opening times. Setting does have an inclusion / equal opportunities policy. Please note that a place in a school nursery does not guarantee admission to the school on site. Parents/carers must apply for a place at the school if you want your child to transfer to the school’s reception class. See for more information and to apply.

Age Range
3 years 0 months to 4 years 11 months

Ofsted Registered Details

Ofsted inspection result
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Awaiting Inspection
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Early Education

Free early education places
15 Hours For 2 year olds
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15 Hours For 3 & 4 year olds
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30 Hours For 3 & 4 year olds
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Wheelchair accessible
Four level and accessible toilets.
Parking availability information
Car park facilities with designated disabled spaces available next to the main school gate.
Toilet facility information
Ground floor toilet. Wheelchair accessible toilet.
Other Facilities
All learning activities are available, including zoned and calming areas and a variety of outdoor spaces.

Special Educational Needs and Disabilities Local Offer

Support for children and young people with SEN and disabilities

Nursery is supported by the schools Inclusion Manager and senior leadership team to ensure the best provision possible is available for every child.

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Address: Water Street  Cranborne  Wimborne  Dorset

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