About the Pre-School

Weaverham Pre-School is registered for 30 children each session.

We offer free funded places for children age 3 & 4 years up to 15 hours per week.

We also offer 30 hour free funded places for eligible working parents for 3&4 year olds (places are limited).

We offer free funded places for 2 year olds up to 15 hours per week for those who are eligible.

Additional paid hours can be arranged with the Manager of the setting.

We are open    Monday to Friday 9am till 3pm term time only.

We are flexible on our opening and closing times and can open outside of the normal 9am till 3pm to meet the needs of all our parents.                     

The Manager is Helen Walters -Designated Safeguarding Lead, Health & Safety, Behaviour Management, First Aid.

The staff members are;

Rachel Oates - Deputy Manager 2nd Safeguarding Designated Lead. First Aid.

Vicky Walker - Early Years Educator.

Nicola Clarke - Early Years Educator. Health & Safety Officer. First Aid.

Beth Gittings -Early Years Educator - SEND support. 

Jenny Marshall -Chair of Trustee, Sendco.

All staff are trained to a level 3 qualification and have basic Makaton training


We offer half day sessions either 9am till 12pm or 12pm till 3pm. 

We offer full day care sessions 9am till 3pm. 

Our open and close times can be flexible to meet the needs of working parents.

Hot lunches can be ordered through the primary school kitchen. Menus are available to select hot meals from on a weekly basis. Each hot lunch costs £2.30 which includes a hot meal, dessert & drink.

Menus can be viewed on this website under Virtual Office.

if you are interested in registering your child to start at Weaverham Pre-.School, please complete the application to join form in the virtual office section of this website and either email it back to pre-school, drop it off personally or pop it in the post. The Manager of the setting will then be in touch nearer the time your child is due to start.

Visits to the setting to look round can be arranged with the Manager by booking an appointment either by phone or email. You can view the setting through the virtual tour section of this website.


If you would like to contact pre-school for any reason, please either phone between the hours of 9am and 3pm Monday to Friday or email us at preschool@weaverhamacademy.org.uk

Contact the School

Weaverham Pre-School

Northwich Road ,
Nr Northwich,

Main Contact: Helen Walters

Tel: 01606 852148 option 5

SEN Contact: Jenny Marshall