Bumble Bees Caterpillars Pre-school (butterflies)
Per Hour - Flexi £7 £6.50 £6.50
Morning £26 £24 £23
Afternoon £26 £24 £23
Full Day £52 £48 £46
School day £35 £32 £30


Pre-school room - We can be flexible about the way the funding is used. We can offer fully funded sessions either 9-12 or 1-4 term time only. This can also be used for the 2-year funding.

All fees are payable one month in advance

Fees are per age group;

Bumble Bees 0-2yrs

Caterpillars 2-3yrs

Butterflies 3yrs and above

10% discount for siblings - to be applied to the eldest sibling's account.

Three hours minimum per day with flexible hours - not to be taken over lunch period e.g. 11:30-2:30

Carden pick-up £25 till 6pm

A note regarding ALL ad-hoc bookings, from September 2020 there will now be a £1.50 booking fee for each session booked regardless of duration. This applies to ad-hoc, permanent and funded children. If a booking is then cancelled the fee remains in place.

The reason for these charges is the admin involved in all extra sessions, plus staffing changes & lunch numbers

Our prices include;

  • Lunch, tea, drinks & snacks
  • Milk supplied by 'Cool Milk'
  • Nppies & wipes

We ask you to provide;

  • Formula milk
  • Also, a spare set of clothes is always a good idea!

Are you entitled to a fully funded place for your 2 year old?

2 year funding is set at 570 hours of fully funded childcare per year. It is quick & easy to find out if you are entitled. Just follow this simple guide

- apply online at www.brighton-hove.gov.uk/fis

- fill in the 'two year application form'

- if you are eligible then you will be provided with an e number to give to your chosen childcare provider

It's as simple as that. So see if you are eligible today!

Are you entitled to 30hrs funding?

 - see www.childcarechoices.gov.uk to check your eligibility

You must revalidate your code every 3 months

If you are new to 30 hours you must apply by the end of the term to be valid for the next term.


Time structure for Hollingbury funded children


8am-1pm,1pm-6pm or 8am-6pm


OR limited time offer 


For 15hrs funded


9-3 + 9-3 + 1-4 = 15hrs (or could do 1-4 each day if wanted)


For 30hrs funded


9-3 x 5 days = 30hrs


Once you have booked this in though it will not be changed.