About Douglas Valley

 

The school and centre has a variety of services catering for children aged 2 – 11 years and their families.

Early Years Provision

Under 3’s

Our Under 3’s department offers early education sessions for 2-3 year olds during term time. Children eligible for 2 year old funded childcare can access the 15 hours over 3 or 5 days between 9.00am-3.30pm.

Pre school

Our pre school can take up to 52 (full time equivalent) children for funded education sessions during term time. Children are entitled to 15 hours of funded education per week, these can be taken across 5 days, 4 days or 3 days between 9.00am and 3.30pm. In addition parents can choose to take up additional care services.

Parents can opt to access additional care whereby they can add breakfast club, lunch club, after school club or additional care sessions to the funded sessions during term time thus allowing them to access care between 8.00am to 6.00pm during term time.

Out of School Care

Our Out of School Clubs cater for children aged 3 – 11 years and comprises of:

Breakfast Club – 8.00am – 9.00am

Lunch Club – 12.00pm – 12.30pm – available to children attending Douglas Valley only.

After School Club – 3.30pm – 6.00pm

Breakfast club and after school club are available to children attending Douglas Valley Nursery School, Mabs Cross Community Primary School and St Mary and St John Catholic Primary School.

 A walking bus to and from Douglas Valley is in place for children accessing out of school care from Mab’s Cross Community Primary School and St Mary and St John Catholic Primary School.

The school also offers holiday care for children aged 3-11, between 8.00am-6.00pm