About Our Nursery

Our Nursery School is based in the same building as Skipton Children's Centre.
We are unique in that we offer:

  • Childcare provision in Skipton and the area including holiday care, long opening hours (8am-5:30pm), and tailored provision to suit your needs
  • 15 hours Free Funded entitlement to 2 year olds who meet  a specific criteria set out by the Local Authority
  • 15 hours Free Funded entitlement to children from the term after their 3rd birthday
  • Provision outside children's free 15-hour entitlement through Breakfast Club, Lunch Club, Activity Club and Tea Club
  • One of the most spacious outdoor play areas for 3-4 year-olds plus an outdoor all-season play area for 2-3 year olds and a secure terrace balcony for babies
  • Access to learning in Wilderness with our qualified Forest School Leader
  • Fully Qualified Inclusion Team for children with SEND 
  • Liaison with all schools in the area - Local schools our children have transfered to in the past 3 years include, Parish Church School, Christchurch Primary School, Waterstreet Primary School, St Stephens, Embsay, Lothersdale, Carleton, Connonley, Boyle and Petyt, Thornton in Craven, Bradley. Sutton C of E and Sutton County Primary and Cracoe,
  • Our staff are fully qualified including  Early Years Teachers, and Nursery Practitioners - we exceed the statutory requirements for staff qualifications. Many staff are studying for Foundation Degrees and Top up degrees.

Aims and Ethos Our aim is to provide a stimulating and happy environment where each child is independent, valued, challenged and safe. We will provide this by: Working with parents ... Read more

Our postal address is Brougham Street Nursery School, Brougham Street, Skipton, BD23 2ES By selecting this page you can also view a map. Read more

Our uniform is completely optional although many parents tell us that they have much less 'hassle' getting ready for nursery each day if they choose it. Nursery school wear a ... Read more

Please click on the links to see our most recent inspection reports Read more