Our Nursery

High Quality Pre-school Education in Dorchester, Dorset.

  • Dorchester Community Nursery School offers high quality pre-school education in a purpose built Nursery with a spacious main hall, a quiet room and a large reception area.
  • The Nursery is very well equipped with a wide selection of stimulating toys and activities.
  • There is a superb, safe enclosed garden with ride on toys, slide and climbing activities, adventure castle, wendy house, willow tunnel, and vegetable garden.
  • Our “Outdoor Classroom” enables the children to play outside even on wet days.
  • We have well qualified, experienced, caring staff, who genuinely enjoy working at the Nursery, enabling us to provide the very best in pre-school nursery education.
  • The Nursery takes children from around the age of 2 years 6 months up until they start school.
  • Nursery funding is available from the term after your child’s 3rd birthday, or from when your child starts with us, for families meeting qualifying criteria such as being in receipt of certain means tested benefits.
  • We offer full day or morning sessions for the older children who will be starting school the following September, and full day or afternoon sessions for the younger ones.