Session and Fees

At Swallowfield Pre-School we are able to offer children a place from the age of two and a half years of age until they go to school at five.

Universal funding 15 hours

We offer universal funding for all children from the term after their third birthday until they go to school. The fifteen hours can be used in either morning or afternoon sessions. If you wish to discuss using your fifteen hours funding to send your child to Swallowfield Pre-School for a full day then please email

Morning Session8:45 to 11:45
Afternoon Session12:15 to 15:15

30 hour funding

For eligible families, from September 2023, we are able to offer thirty hour funded places.
We are also able to offer the option of an early drop off for a small additional daily fee.

Full day session times9:15 to 15:15
Early drop off 8:45 to 9:15
at an additional fee of £3 per day

If you’re child is not old enough to be eligible, or if you as a family do not meet the requirements then please email
to discuss the session times and fees we would be able to offer you.

For more information on eligibility please visit

Lunch Club

For any children attending either the morning or the afternoon session we are able to offer an optional lunch club.

Lunch club11:45 to 12:15
at an additional fee of £3 per day


Each three hour session costs £19.
Full day session fee costs £38.
There is a daily £1 snack fee.

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