Primary Schools are now required to publish alongside their Performance information a list of their childcare provision making it easier for parents to know what is available.
Gainford CE Primary School offers a range of childcare provision which we have listed below:
Gainford Extra Time Club
Our school provides Wrap Around Care provision called ‘Gainford Extra Time Club’. The before school provision starts at 7.45am and finishes at 8.45am with an option to book the second half hour or the full hour.
The after school provision starts at 3.30pm and end at 5.30pm with an option of booking the first hour or the full two hours. Charges are as follows with all cheques payable to DCC.
Times and Costs (Before School)
- 07:45am to o8:45 – £3.50
- 08:15am to 08:45am – £2.25
Times and Costs (After School)
- 03:30pm to 04:30pm – £3.50
- 04:30pm to 5:30pm – £4.50
Children receive something to eat in the morning session and can take part in a range of activities in the first hour of the After School Club, Miss Holmes is our Childcare Supervisor.
We can offer 15 / 30 hours of Free Entitlement taken from Monday to Friday, from 9am until 3.30pm. There is the option to extend these times upon request depending on payment for extra sessions over and above the free entitlement. This block is chargeable at £4.50 per hour.
Children are taught alongside Reception-aged children and follow the Early Years Curriculum at a level appropriate to their level of development. Children have their own key worker as well as their class teacher to support their play-based learning. More details can be found in the Pre-School Brochure.
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