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Early Years Partnership


Richmond has a commitment to provide all children with free part-time education in the term after their 3rd birthday. All LEA reception or nursery classes and many registered private and voluntary providers provide 3 hours per day, five times a week. For more info call the Children’s Information Service on 020 8831 6298.


Collis Admissions Policy


At Collis School we have 52 places in our Nursery unit, divided equally between the morning and afternoon sessions.  Each session is three hours long, the times are as follows:


Morning session: 8.45 – 11.45 am

Afternoon session: 12.30 – 3.30 pm


Children are eligible to join our nursery during the academic year in which they become four years old.  All children join at the start of the school year in September.


It is important to apply on time. The closing date for entry in September 2020 (children born between Sept 16–Aug 17) is Friday 6th March 2020.  


An application form can be downloaded by clicking on the link below.


Our nursery is always oversubscribed.  Places are therefore allocated strictly in accordance with the guidance set out by the Local Authority.  Please click on the link below for full details of how nursery places are allocated.


Offers will be made on Friday 1st May 2020.  The process can take some time, please feel free to call to find out where your child is on our waiting list.


If you have any questions or would like to arrange an appointment to visit, please call Jayne King, Admissions Officer, on 8977 1458.

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