Piddle Valley CE First School Pre-School

We are a pre-school within Piddle Valley CE First School with a bright, warm, homely and safe atmosphere. Our friendly team, led by Paula provides opportunities for children to engage in activities, explore, experiment and make decisions for themselves. We will try to accommodate your requests for sessions with a flexible booking system. We use Tapestry to record observations in following the Early Years Foundation stages which is shared online with parents, giving them the opportunity to see and comment upon the observations being carried out.


Venue address
Piddle Valley First School
West Dorset


Opening times
Mon: 09:00-15:00
Tue: 09:00-15:00
Wed: 09:00-15:00
Thu: 09:00-15:00
Fri: 09:00-15:00

Service Details

Vacancy information
Call for current vacancy information.
£3.75 per Hour
£22.50 per Day
Cost variations
Please call for costs - extra cost for hot lunch and lunchtime sessions.
Additional Information
Provision has an inclusion / equal opportunities policy. Parents can use their Early Education entitlement at any time during opening hours.
Age Range
2 years 9 months to 4 years 11 months

Ofsted Registered Details

Ofsted inspection result
Date of last inspectionInspection resultOfsted report
Awaiting Inspection
Ofsted Report notes
If a childcare provision is run by a school they may not be separately registered with Ofsted, therefore the link to their report will be for the school.
Registration details
Registration numberOfsted registration date

Early Education

Free early education places
15 Hours For 2 year olds
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15 Hours For 3 & 4 year olds
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30 Hours For 3 & 4 year olds
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Wheelchair accessible
No steps, ramp also available.
Parking availability information
On site parking, drop off facilities.
Toilet facility information
Ground floor toilet, wheelchair accessible toilet.
Other Facilities
Special educational needs co-ordinator in place.
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Address: Piddle Valley First School  Piddletrenthide  Dorchester  Dorset