Barton Pre-school Nursery operates from a new purpose built building situated within the grounds of the school. Nursery children have access to all facilities within the school such as the hall, trim trail and outdoor play train.

Nursery is led by Mrs Sue Greenhalgh and all staff are fully qualified and police cleared. The nursery is inspected by Ofsted independantly and our latest report can be viewed from the link provided.

Children may attend from their 2nd birthday and are entitled to 15 free hours a week via the Nursery Education Grant after they turn 3 or in some cases when they are 2. 30 hours free child care may also be able to be claimed by eligible families from 3 years old. The Nursery operates from 8.45am - 3.30pm Monday - Friday during term time, and children may attend morning or afternoon sessions or stay for the day (with a hot school dinner or packed lunch option). The school and nursery offers additional care if required from 7.30am - 8.45am or after school from 3.30pm - 5.30pm Monday - Friday in term time for all children aged 3 and over. We operate an open door policy so please feel free to call in and see us at any time or alternatively you can contact us on 01772 864953 or email


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Pupils at St Lawrence Church of England Primary School are easy to distinguish by the personal qualities they present.They are happy, confident, articulate children with a love of learning.


St Lawrence CE Primary School
Jepps Ave, Barton, Preston
Louise Higham
01772 862664

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