FEF Term Dates

Claim your Free Nursery Education Place for your 3 Year Old at Bright Futures Day Nursery

What is Free Entitlement Funding?
Once a child reaches the age of 3 they are entitled to receive a free part time nursery education place.

What will the free entitlement funding, fund?
The free entitlement funding will fund up to a maximum of 5 sessions per week, each session lasting three hours.
The total amount of sessions you may receive could vary form term to term, but the maximum number of weeks you can receive the funding for, is 38 weeks a year

When can your child start receiving the funding?

Your child can start the term after their 3rd birthday. For example if your child is 3 in January they can start in the summer term which starts in April. Once started your child can continue until they start full time school.

Term Dates are:-
· Spring Term         1st Jan - 31st Mar
· Summer Term      1st Apr - 31st Aug
· Autumn Term       1st Sept - 31st Dec


Click here to see our current term dates in full detail.

What are the benefits for your child?
It is an exciting time for children as they learn through play based activities to become more independent and develop their own identity. Research has shown it helps them acquire the skills they need to make good progress at school.