Age Policy

Dovecote Nurseries follow a policy of admission to year groups by date of birth.
For 2016/17 the age criteria are as follows:


AgeDovecote Age RangeDate of Birth by YearGroup
11 - 21 Sept 14 – 31 Aug 15Toddlers
22 - 31 Sept 13 – 31 Aug 14Nursery
33 - 41 Sept 12 – 31 Aug 13FS1

During the year, we accept all children who are 12 months old and walking, to join the age 1-2 class.