St Mark's Little Birds Pre-School

Coronavirus status: open

Small, caring preschool. High adult to child ratio, offers wide range of preschool activities inside and outside. Dedicated and enthusiastic staff.


01929 289223


Venue address
St Mark's C of E V A Primary School High Street
BH19 2PH


Opening times
Mon: 09:00-15:00
Tue: 09:00-15:00

Service Details

Vacancy information

Due to the COVID 19 pandemic; until further notice Preschool will be offering childcare only to vulnerable children and children of key workers who have no other childcare options. We will only be open Monday and Tuesday 9am-3pm weekly during term time at present but please email if you need further details or for availability for later in the year when we hope to reopen as usual.

£4.80 per Hour
Cost variations
£4.80 per hour for 3 to 4 year olds and £5.30 per hour for 2 year olds. Funded places available for 2, 3 and 4 year old's. We take children who are eligible for 30 hours free child care. Please call for session availability. Children can bring a packed lunch.
Additional Information

Brand new room and facilities. We now offer extra sessions and cater for more children. Our preschool is Ofsted rated 'Outstanding in all areas'. Parents can use their Early Education entitlement at any time during opening hours. Provision has an inclusion / equal opportunities policy. Please note that a place in a school nursery does not guarantee admission to the school on site. Parents/carers must apply for a place at the school if you want your child to transfer to the school’s reception class. See for more information and to apply.

Age Range
2 years 0 months to 4 years 11 months

Ofsted Registered Details

Ofsted inspection result
Date of last inspectionInspection resultOfsted report
30/11/2016 Outstanding View here
Ofsted Report notes
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Registration details
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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
Ground floor.
Parking availability information
No parking.
Toilet facility information
Ground floor toilet, wheelchair accessible toilet.
Other Facilities
High staff ratio. Gated outside garden and playground area. Small setting ensures each child settles easily. Highly experienced SENCO. All learning can be taken outside.

Special Educational Needs and Disabilities Local Offer

Support for children and young people with SEN and disabilities

We have extensive experience with supporting children with additional needs. More details on how we can support your child can be found detailed on our website or by calling the preschool on 01929 289223.

See our Local Offer and SEND support information
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Address: St Mark's C of E V A Primary School  High Street  Swanage  Dorset

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