Starting Windmill Nursery
Thank you for your interest in Windmill Nursery. You can register your child for a place at any age.
To apply for a place, please complete the form below and return to Nursery or email it to
Please note that completion of this form does not guarantee a place for your child. Places are allocated based on the guidelines in the Oxfordshire Policy for Admissions to Nursery Classes 2020
When can my child start?
Your child can start Nursery in the term following his or her 3rd birthday.
If your child's 3rd birthday is
- 1st April - 31st August, s/he can start in September, Term 1.
- 1st September - 31st December, s/he can start in January, Term 3.
- 1st January - 31st March, s/he can start in April, Term 5
Our Nursery also offers additional sessions (up to 30 hours/week). The cost for each additional session is £12.
If your child is staying all day, a hot lunch can be ordered from our School kitchen (£1.70), or please bring a packed lunch.
What happens when my child starts Windmill Nursery?
Starting Nursery is an exciting time and it is important for children to feel happy and secure. To help your child get to know us and the classroom, we provide
- visit sessions for you and your child
- photographs and information to take home and share
- flexible settling in for a happy start.
(UPDATE: Unfortunately due to current guidelines, pre-visits cannot be arranged.)
Please follow the link to see a short video of our classroom Look inside Windmill Nursery!
Come along to our Windmill Toddlers! This fun community group for children of all ages is held in the School hall on Tuesdays, 9 a.m. – 11 a.m. during term time, (£1.50). It’s a great way to get to know Nursery, Mill Lane School and to meet other parents, carers, staff and children. Everyone is very welcome.
(UPDATE: Unfortunately, CLOSED until further notice.)