St. Michael's CE School

Working Together For The Good Of All

“St. Michael’s Church of England School, established upon Christian foundations and living out the Christian faith, is committed to providing every child with an excellent education.”


Applying to Mini St. Mikes

Please click on the link to know When to apply for Nursery and Reception places

We ask that prospective parents note that the Board of Governors are responsible for admissions to our  Church of England Voluntary Aided Nursery and this is outlined in the policy below.

Prospective parents should fill out the online google application form (button at top of the page) which will go to the Admissions Officer in the school office, please send in you Church Supplementary Form if applicable. Paper copies of these forms are available from the school office.

September 2024 intake- Applications now closed. Please contact the school to be added to the waiting list

For our September 2024 start date, we will first be accepting children who turned 3 before the 31st August 2024. (Born before August 31st 2021). 

It is important to note that transition into the main school from Mini St. Mikes is not automatic and you have to re-apply under the Reception intake regulations by submitting an application to the Local Authority online admissions department .

Admissions Policy

Please note: There is no automatic right to join the main school once the time at Mini St. Mikes ends.  Parents must apply for a place in the main school by following the schools Admissions procedures on the Reception Admissions Tab.

Admissions for September 2024 Entry

The policy for admissions in September 2024 onwards, as determined by the Board of Governors, is available to download by clicking on the link below along with the Church supplementary form. 

The closing date for applications for our September 2024 intake is the 23rd February 2024.  

Offers will be made on the 15th March 2024. Applications are now closed please contact the office to be added to the waiting list

15 hours free entitlement for 3-year-olds

All children are entitled to 15 hours per week funded nursery provision from the first term after the child’s 3rd birthday and we can offer to children who are three and four years places from this time, subject to availability.

30 hours funding for 3-year-olds

If you work and your child is three or four years old, you may now be eligible for 30 hours of funded childcare a week.

To apply for your 30 hours free childcare code, go to

Top-Up Fees 

Top-up fees per week for the 2023 entry group is currently set at £145 per week. 


15 hours and 30 hours from Government funding does not include lunch.  This will will be at a cost of £2.85 per day.  

Nursery Opening Times

Blue Class – full time

Monday – Friday: 8:50 – 15:00

Orange Class – 2.5 days

Monday and Tuesday: 08:50 – 15:00

Wednesday morning: 08:50 – 11:30

Yellow Class – 2.5 days

Wednesday afternoon: 12.30 – 15:00

Thursday and Friday: 08:50 – 15:00

For all nursery enquiries please email: