Alderbury Preschool


Our mission is to provide high quality, accessible and affordable care and education for all children from the age of twelve months to the end of primary school.

Alderbury Preschool has been run as a charity for over 50 years serving generations of local families. At our last Ofsted inspection we were rated as ‘Good’ in all areas. We have an experienced and highly qualified staff team who would really enjoy showing you around our setting. To arrange a visit please phone us on 01722711226 or email

"The preschool offers a bright environment with plenty of age-appropriate toys and activities, both inside and outside. The staff are very competent and caring."

Mum of C

"Thank you so much for everything you have done for A this year. You are all always so friendly and welcoming to us and my daughter always comes home full of stories and talking about everyone. We have really seen her grow in confidence."

Mum of A

"Thank you for all that you do – it makes my life so easy knowing how much E. is cared for."

Mum of E

Preschool is back

Welcome back to everyone, it's great to have the children in at preschool. We still have places and extra sessions available in both classrooms and take children from the age of 12 months. If you want to come and play and help the staff not to feel lonely please...

Stay at home

It is eerily quiet here at preschool today as we are closed for the foreseeable future. Some of the staff have been in today putting together Easter packs and planning for a new way of learning through online sources. By next week (30th March) we should have...

Weather and cooking

This week in Butterflies we have been learning about the weather and how it changes with the season. Kate came in on Friday and taught us the French words for different types of weather - why not ask us? In spite of the rainy and stormy weather we have managed to get...

Happy New Year – 2020

Welcome back to preschool. We have a busy spring term to look forward to and looking forward to playing outside more. The new term planning is now available on the website to view. We are planning a fundraising quiz on Saturday 8th February - tickets available from...

Learning about Body Parts and Risk Taking

This week Butterflies have been learning about body parts and the concept of risk taking. At the start of the week the children explored what risks may be involved when using tools. Discussions took place about how to prevent risks whilst using a screw driver and...


Fees schedule 2021-22

New fees schedule valid from September 2021

Fees schedule 2021-22

New fees schedule valid from September 2021

Caterpillars & Ladybirds Autumn Term

Find out what we will be doing in the Caterpillars/Ladybirds class this term.

Butterflies Autumn Term

Find out what we will be doing in the Butterflies class this term.

Breakfast/After school club application form

Download and complete this form to apply for after school club for your child

Privacy Notice & Policies

Please click on the link to view our Privacy Notice – published May 2018. Other policies and procedures available from the preschool office.

Charity Committee Information

Please use the link to access information regarding our charity status and the parents committee,

Preschool application form

Download and complete application form for preschool sessions.

OFSTED Report 2017

Please use this link to view our most recent OFSTED Report published June 2017