Age Policy

Dovecote Nurseries follow a policy of admission to year groups by date of birth.
For 2017/18 the age criteria are as follows:

AgeDovecote Age RangeDate of Birth by YearGroup
11.00 - 1.111 Sept 15 – 31 Aug 16Babies
22.00 - 2.111 Sept 14 – 31 Aug 15Toddlers
33.00 - 3.111 Sept 13 – 14 Aug 14Preschool (Nursery/FS1)

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