Age Policy

Dovecote Nurseries follow a policy of admission to year groups by date of birth.
For 2019-20 the age criteria are as follows:

AgeDovecote Age RangeDate of Birth by YearGroup
11.00 - 1.111 Sept 17 – 31 Aug 18Babies
22.00 - 2.111 Sept 16 – 31 Aug 17Toddlers
33.00 - 3.111 Sept 15 – 14 Aug 16Preschool (Nursery/FS1)

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