The Pre School Centre at The University of Cumbria in Lancaster offers nursery education for the children of staff and students and the wider community.

Ofsted Report

We are officially GOOD!


Autumn Term Start Monday 4th September 2023
Autumn Half Term Funding ends Friday 20th October 2023
Funding starts Monday 30th October 2023
Christmas Close at end of Friday 22nd December 2023
Re-Open Monday 8th January 2024
Spring Half Term Funding ends Friday 9th February 2024
Funding starts Monday 19th February 2024
Easter Close at end of Thursday 28th March 2024
Re-Open Monday 8th April 2024
Funded children Monday 15th April 2024
Summer Half term Funding ends Friday 24th May 2024
Funding starts Monday 3rd June 2024
Summer Funding ends Friday 19th July 2024

Please note we will be closed for all the bank holidays, dates listed below:

  • Friday 29th March 2024 – Good Friday
  • Monday 1st April 2024 – Easter Monday
  • Monday 6th May 2024 – May Bank Holiday
  • Monday 27th May 2024 – Spring Bank Holiday
  • Monday 26th August 2024 – August bank Holiday

Staff training day closures- Monday 8th April 1pm close. Friday 12th July close at 1pm for Child led conferences. Friday 6th September closed all day.

Dates for your Diary

  • Sunday 29th October- Christmas Fayre
  • Friday 17th November- Children in Need
  • Monday 18th December- Christmas Concert
  • Wednesday 20th and Thursday 21st December- Christmas parties all rooms
  • Thursday 7th March – World Book Day
  • Friday 15th March – Red nose day
  • Sunday 21st July- School Leavers Graduation party

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