Opening hours

Our Kindergarten is open Monday to Friday, term time only, from 9.00am to 1pm with optional Afternoon Provision three times a week until 3pm. Children are expected to attend all 5 mornings.

Children over Statutory School Age (from the start of the term after their 5th birthday) should not take time off except for sickness.

The school stages translate into Steiner school equivalents as follows:

Steiner Kindergarten
Mainstream School
Curriculum Stage
3-4 year olds
Early Years Foundation Stage
4-5 year olds
Early Years Foundation Stage
5-6 year olds
Year 1
Key Stage 1
Class 1
Year 1
Key Stage 1

The statutory school age starts the term after the child turns 5 years.

4EYFS/5-6 Curriculum Statement