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Sunny Bank Primary school Nursery (Murston)

Sunny Bank is an inclusive school, where the children are truly at the HEART of everything that we do.  As part of the Island Learning Trust, we provide our children with the best possible learning experiences and nurture them to 'be the best they can be'.  

Our nursery children learn through play and have access to our outstanding Forest School, our extensive grounds and from September 22 our nursery moved into a brand new building located on the main school site.

All welcome to join us and have a tour and see a fabulous new environment and talk about all we have to offer your child. 

Who to contact

Contact Name
Mrs Dadd
Contact Position
Nursery Teacher
01795 473891 (ext 3)

Where to go

Church Rd Site
Church Road
ME10 3RU

The nursery is situated in its own brand new purpose built building on the site of Sunny Bank Primary school and work closely with the main school, joining in with all the fun activities the school offers.

When is it on?

When is childcare available
Term Time Only
Carescheme Age Range:
2 year(s), 6 month(s) to 4 year(s), 11 month(s)
Opening Times
Opening Times
DayOpening TimeClosing Time
Monday 8:45 11:45
Monday 12:30 15:30
Tuesday 8:45 11:45
Tuesday 12:30 15:30
Wednesday 8:45 11:45
Wednesday 12:30 15:30
Thursday 8:45 11:45
Thursday 12:30 15:30
Friday 8:45 11:45
Friday 12:30 15:30
Other Availability
We also offer 30 hr places for those that are eligible.

Other Details

ECD Type
Maintained Nursery
Offers pickups
Cost details
Contact provider for details
3-4 Year Old Funding?
2 Year Old Funding?
Total vacancies
Vacancies Details
We currently have spaces for September intake and have a waiting list for January and April.
Immediate vacancies?
Contact Provider for Vacancy Details?
Vacancy range
Vacancy Range
Start AgeEnd AgePlaces
2 1/2 4 30
Vacancy Information Last updated Date
Sandpit, Scooter, Reading, Toys/dolls, Dressing Up, Sign Language / Makaton, Nursery, See-Saw, Outdoor Activities, Sensory Room, Environmental Area, Trike, Trampoline, Water Play, Garden

We have a fabulous team of teachers and LSA which have experience of a variety of additional needs.

Languages Spoken:
Polish, English, Russian
Wheelchair Access

30 Hours Extended Entitlement

Registered to provide up to 30 hours entitlement
30 Hours Partner Details (These are details of any other childcare provider(s) that this provider will work with to offer the 30 hours entitlement)

We currently offer 30 hour spaces for those that are eligilbe.

Service status


Local Offer



Special Needs Support

All children's development is tracked using the development matters profile. Activities are planned to suit the needs of the children.  Support and intervention is put in place where needed.  The nursery setting is happy to discuss any support your child may need and work with parents to continue your childs development.  

We a part of Sunny Bank Primary School and have pupil progress meeting termly in line with the school and are overseen by the Head teacher.  Sunny Bank Nursery staff work with Key children who then work closely with parents to support their children's needs.  

The nursery have parent consultations 3 times a year and use an online learning Journal called Tapestry, in which parents have access to see what their child in learning.  The nursery also have an open door policy in which parents can talk to their child's key person if they have any concerns.

Nursery activities are planned in line with the needs of the children at the setting as well as following the development matters profile.

Parents are invited into the nursery for parent consultations 3 times a year as well as a formal report at the end of the academic year.  Parents have access to their child's learning journey on the online Tapestry programme.  All staff use makaton signing with all of the children and have experience of using visual picture cues cards.  

All staff have experience and train of different SEND children.  All staff use Makaton, and visual picture cards and are aware of different interventions to develop progress of SEND children.

Nursery SENCo will meet with parents regularly to discuss their child's needs and how nursery and parents can support their children.

The building has full disabled access including a disabled toilet.

The nursery works well with all of the local schools and meetings are arranged at the end of the school year with new reception teachers.  Transition information is passed on to new teachers where necessary.

Nursery staff have regular meetings and contact with parent to support them with their children SEND needs.

Contact Sunny Bank Primary School office  or the Nursery Staff for information and application form.

Sunny Bank Nursery follow Sunny Bank Primary School Complaints policy avaliable on the school website.


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