About Our Nursery School

We are a long established non-profit making charity providing quality nursery school care and education for all families in the Sowerby area. We have our own building in the grounds of Sowerby Community Primary School, with whom we have strong links. This, and our structured curriculum helps the children transfer easily from nursery school to…

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Learning At Nursery

Each session is structured to give balance between free play and group activities. We follow a tailored curriculum using the Early Years Foundation Stage framework as a basis. The Foundation Stage curriculum is organised into seven areas of learning and development: communication and language physical development personal, social and emotional development literacy mathematics understanding the…

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We have five members of staff at the Nursery. All of them are experienced, qualified and devoted to the children they teach.   Nursery Manager Nursery Assistant Manager Nursery Assistants Add Thackray Michelle Brown Anjum Chaudray Annette Dixon Hayley Mills Debbie Peacock Nursery Manager Ann Thackray (our longest serving member, Ann is in charge of…

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Moving Up To School

Your child is entitled to start school in the September after their 4th birthday, where they will join a reception class. Some time during your child’s final year at Nursery you will receive a Local Authority prospectus listing the primary school in your area along with admissions forms. The Nursery has very close links with…

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Parents and Committee

Sowerby Nursery School is a registered charity, run by a committee who are the trustees of the charity. The nursery cannot run without a committee and each person takes on a specific responsibility within the committee. This a rewarding and enjoyable way to contribute to the running of the nursery. There is a regular turnover…

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  Please find our address and phone number below. Alternatively, use the form below to contact us Address: Sowerby Nursery School Topcliffe Road Thirsk YO7 1RX 01845 527321

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