Children are entitled to a free, part-time place in a nursery, usually in the term after their third birthday. The table below shows the dates relevant to the Academic Session 2016-2017.
|Session 2017-2018||Child’s Eligibility|
|Date of birth falls between:||Free P/T Nursery Place|
|1 Mar 2014 – 31 Aug 2014||August 2016 (Term 1 Autumn)|
|1 Sept 2014 – 31 Dec 2014||January 2017 (Term 2 Spring)|
|1 Jan 2015– 28 Feb2015||April 2017 (Term 3 Summer)|
At Dean Park we offer four classes; two morning classes and two afternoon classes. We cater for 60 children in the morning session and 60 children in the afternoon session. Our staff-child ratios match this.
Nursery Operating Hours
There are two nursery sessions Monday to Friday.
Morning 8.30am – 11:40am
Afternoon 12:20pm – 3:30pm
Applying for a Nursery Place
Please contact our Nursery Administrator, Amy Buchanan for a nursery application form or download an application from the link below.
Amy Buchanan can be contacted through the main school office:
Dean Park Primary School
31 Marchbank Gardens
Tel. (0131) 449 4529