Wickham Pre-School was opened in 2012. Wickham Pre-School is registered with Hampshire County Council Services for Young Children, and the Office for Standards in Education (OfSted). Both inspect the setting on a regular basis.
Pre-School is held within Merry-Go-Round Children’s Centre at Wickham CofE Primary School, and is open between the following hours:
Monday 8.00am- 5.30pm
Tuesday 8.00am - 5.30pm
Wednesday 8.00am - 5.30pm
Thursday 8.00am - 5.30pm
Friday 8.00am - 5.30pm
We do not charge any Registration Fees.
We will be happy to discuss individual session times with you when you register your child. You are welcome to come along to Pre-School for a visit but for security reasons, please ring the number on the Contact Us page to make an appointment.
We accept a number of vouchers from employer schemes, and we are registered to accept the Early Years Education (EYE) Grant for eligible two year olds and all three year olds.
Wickham Pre-School has use of 1 large room within the Children’s Centre where the children can play with a large range of small world toys, role play equipment and table top toys. They have use of a desk top computer and iPads. This room has two separate areas; for our 2 year old children the Kindergarten and an area for our 3 and 4 year old children. We also have use of a kitchen within the Children’s Centre which is suitable for small children. This is where the children go to cook lots of lovely things.
We have a large garden area, which has a sail for protection from the sun and rain! We have a lot of climbing and balancing equipment outside and many many different toys including sand and water. We also have access to the School's Conservation Area and their playing fields.