Welcome to Surbiton HILL Nursery School
“Every child, Every chance, Every day!”
“This is an exceptional learning environment. The members of the early years team are
experts at planning the curriculum and creating learning opportunities that enable all
children to excel” Ofsted report Jan 2020
Surbiton Hill Nursery School opened in 1971. In 2021 we celebrated 50 golden years of the Nursery School in the Surbiton community!
Our Nursery is the only maintained nursery school within the Royal Borough of Kingston upon Thames Local Authority. We were graded as OUTSTANDING by Ofsted for the fifth time in January 2020. This means our Nursery has been graded as outstanding for more than 20 years!
We are in essence an outdoor Nursery with a beautiful and exciting outdoor space for the children to learn and thrive in. We follow the forest school principles in all we do and have daily opportunities for the children to extend their skills in all weathers celebrating the seasonal approach to the curriculum and being led by the interests of the children themselves.
We offer Outstanding education and care as a part of the 15 hours universal offer for three and four year old’s. This is term time only.
We also offer additional hours as a part of “30 hours for working parents” during term time. We also offer paid places for 3-4 year old’s only between 8am-6pm for working parents.
We have a specialist provision for children with Social Communication difficulties, there are 22 places for this specialist provision and they are allocated by the Local Authority. We also have a Reception class for 6 children with ASD all places are allocated by the Local Authority.
We offer 15 hours of education for two year old’s who meet the eligibilty criteria. We also offer some paid places for two year old’s term time only.