Welcome to Nursery 

To apply for a Nursery place, please collect an application form from the office and return it with your child’s birth certificate. You can fill an application form in when your child turns 2 years of age. Children will be offered a place as soon as one becomes available from their 3rd birthday onwards.  We offer 30 hours to all nursery children. If you are interested in applying for a place at Hunningley and would like to come for a look around, please contact the school office to arrange a visit.  

Nursery application form

We would like to extend a warm welcome to all our families and hope you find our website useful and informative.  

We like to ensure our nursery is based on kindness and sensitive interactions so children can develop at their own pace and be the best they can be. We understand the importance of parents in all years but especially in these crucial early years so please keep chatting to us and try out many of the ideas, suggestions and activities we put on the website.   

We also play an active role in supporting and informing parents with what is happening in the wider community and what different activities you can take part in. We want all our families at Hunningley to be happy and healthy so please take some time to look at our page.

If you are looking for details on how to join our nursery, please visit our Admissions page.

Please take a look at our induction SWAY to see a tour of Nursery

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Meet the Team

Mrs Graham

Early Year Leader & Reception Teacher

Mrs Hirst

Nursery Teacher

Miss Ward

Nursery Teaching Assistant


As part of the Nursery Hunningley School Family, we will teach the children to develop the characteristics of effective learning by:  

Playing and exploring 

  • Finding out and exploring 

  • Playing with what they know 

  • Being willing to ‘have a go.’ 

Active learning 

  • Being involved and concentrating 

  • Being prepared to keep trying 

  • Enjoying achieving what they set out to do 

Creating and thinking critically 

  • Having their own ideas 

  • Making links 

  • Choosing ways to do things 

Our Spine Books

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