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Updates, Useful Information and Advice

We would like to provide you with updates on current issues affecting the school, as well as more general information about early years education! Some advice and guidance that we come across is too good not to share - we hope you find it interesting and useful.


1 June 2020 - Partial Reopening of Nursery

Following the recent Government announcement, we are planning for a phased reopening for some children from 1 June 2020. We are requesting an email response as soon as possible please for those children will be transitioning to their Reception class in September.

Please click here for further information

Update for Parents - 7 May 2020

Activities and Online Learning

We have provided some information about fun activities that you may wish to do at home and links to some online resources that you might like to have a look at. Please click on the link below to view.

Update for Parents - 28 April 2020

Please see attached letter which provides a brief update and some information about resources for children which you may find useful.


Key Workers and Vulnerable Children

Please read this letter which has been sent to all parents by either email or post. We are planning to partially reopen the Nursery for a small number of children of key workers and who are vulnerable as defined by recent Government guidance. Please do contact us - details are in the letter - if you think you may need care provision after the Easter Break - Monday, 20th April 2020.

UPDATE - 24 MARCH 2020

Stay Home, Stay Safe

Tonight, EVERYONE has been directed to stay at home and avoid, as far as possible, direct physical contact with others, including family and friends, apart from in very restricted circumstances - please see www.gov.uk for further information. We all MUST comply with this instruction. We know these are difficult times, but please be assured that Balham Nursery staff are doing all they can to provide you with the most updated information as soon as we have it. Staff are working remotely to ensure we can update our commuity as quickly as possible. Please keep checking our website and your emails. We will be keeping in touch. You can contact us by email - admin@balham-nursery.wandsworth.sch.uk or text 07985 773618. We miss you but hope to see you soon .


Information about the Nursery School Closure

In line with Government guidance regarding Covid-19, Balham Nursery School will be closed from Monday, 23rd March 2020 until further notice. Please click here to read letter with information. We will be keeping the website updated as and when we have more news.

Our current "Wish List"

Are you able to donate any of the following?

Any spare/old digital cameras.
Any fabric/material off cuts/wool.
Any paper/card
Sand buckets/spades/wheels
“Matey” bottles
Any child friendly CD players
A Karcher pressure washer