We are a small, friendly and succesful independent pre-school situated in the heart of stunning countryside in Oldbury, Ightham near Sevenoaks. We are open term time only, Monday to Friday between the hours of 08:45 to 15:00 offering morning, afternoon or full day sessions for children to aged 22 months to school age (under 5 years).
We offer free early years education as follows:
- Free for 2 for eligible children
- up to 15 hours universal funding per week for 3 and 4 year olds, 38 weeks per year
- 3 and 4 year old extended entitlement for those eligible for the 30 Hours Free Childcare, 38 weeks per year
The children are able to enjoy lots of exciting outdoor play opportunities in our own garden together with easy and safe access to Ightham Primary School fields, forest school activities in the woodland, together with use of the school early years playground, the local park and climbing area.
We provide a welcoming and friendly atmosphere, where children will be encouraged to achieve their full potential in all areas of development, and where pre-school life will be a fun, relaxed and positive experience. At SKIPS we aim to provide an environment that feels like home. SKIPS is a homely place to be.