Education Nursery in Wicken

Education Nursery in Wicken

About Our Nursery

Our delightful site at Wicken Park is home to our Nursery. We offer outstanding care and facilities, all year round providing a safe and happy springboard for your child’s ongoing education. Our nursery provision is underpinned by the Statutory Framework for The Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS) which the seven interconnected areas of learning and development at play in children from birth to five years.

  • Ages 12 months to 4 years
  • Recognised numeracy and literacy programme
  • Specialist teaching in Sport, Drama and Ballet
  • Forest School experience
  • State of the art play equipment
  • Home-from-home environment
  • Forest School programme
  • Key worker for each child
  • Every child’s progress captured in online Learning Journey
  • Open 51 weeks a year
  • Nursery Grant Funding and childcare vouchers accepted
  • Wrap around care from 8am to 6pm

and much more…

‘We are really pleased with our son’s development… all of which has been well documented by staff on his Learning Journey!’

Parent, Akeley Wood Nursery

Latest SIS Inspection Report

The Nursery report commends the activities we provide as “supporting continuous improvement,” with children’s social and language skills described as “outstanding”.


Our Nursery is an integral part of our Junior School and provides a creative and harmonious environment where children can take their first small steps on an inspiring educational journey that will last a lifetime. Located on our Wicken Park site, it is open 51 weeks a year, closing for a week over Christmas and on public and Bank holidays.

Coffee Mornings

We hold regular Coffee Mornings to allow prospective parents to visit the nursery and see what we can offer your child. Attendance at our coffee morning will give you the chance to tour our facilities and meet the nursery staff.

Learn more about our Nursery School

Book a Visit

Join us at a Coffee Morning, Open Day or book a Private Tour

Request a Prospectus

Find out more about what our school can offer your child

Akeley Wood School