Fees and Funding

Brightstart Montessori Nursery – Fees and Funding

 All 3 and 4 year olds are eligible for 15 Government funded hours per week.

This entitlement begins on either the 1st January, 1st April or 1st September following

the child’s third birthday, whichever date comes first.

Suggested ways of using your child’s 15 funded hours each week:

  • 2 whole days (2 mornings, 2 lunches, 2 afternoons). (13 hours pw)
  • 4 mornings & 4 lunches. (14 hours pw)
  • 5 mornings.
  • 5 afternoons.
  • A mixture of any 5 mornings and afternoons.

All sessions are subject to availability.

3 & 4 year old extended entitlement funding (30 hours pw)

Please visit www.childcarechoices.gov.uk for further details.

2 year old funding for working parents (15 hours pw)

Please visit www.childcarechoices.gov.uk for further details.

To apply for a 2 year old funding code if you are working:

www.gov.uk/apply-free-childcare-if-youre-working

To apply for a 2 year old funding code for families receiving some additional forms of government support (15 hours pw):

https://fiso.norfolk.gov.uk/synergy/neo/Enquiries/Citizen/EarlyYears.aspx

Brightstart NW fees from September 2024

Our charges are based on a rate of £7.10 per hour (increased each September.)

North Walsham

Morning                               (9:00am           – 12:00 midday)       £ 21.30

Lunch                                  (12:00 midday   – 12:30pm)              £  3.55

Afternoon                             (12:15pm         – 3:15pm)                £ 21.30

Whole day                           (8:45am           – 3:15pm)                £ 46.15

Brightstart Scottow fees from September 2024

 Our charges are based on a rate of £7.10 per hour (increased each September.)

 Morning                               (9:00am           – 12:00 midday)       £ 21.30

Lunch                                  (12:00 midday   – 12:30pm)              £   3.55

Afternoon                             (12:20pm         – 3:20pm)                £  21.30

Whole day                           (8:50am           – 3:20pm)                 £ 46.15

 

Twilight                               (3.20pm           – 4.20pm)                   £ 7.10

Brightstart Weekly Consumables Charge

£10 pw for children receiving up to 15 funded hours per week.

£20 pw for children receiving more than 15 funded hours per week. (from September 2024)

If you pay your invoice with the Government’s Tax-free Childcare scheme www.gov.uk/tax-free-childcare, you can save 20% of your fees!

Our Consumables Charge is waived for those families receiving Universal Credit.

(Please show us a recent UC letter at the start of each term so that we do not send you an invoice.)