Explorers Pre School
Henstridge, Somerset


Welcome to Explorers Pre School, Henstridge

Explorers opened in 2003 and is run by an elected management committee of parents/affiliated members and four staff.

Explorers is situated in the grounds of St Nicholas Church of England Primary School Henstridge, in a large purpose built classroom.

There is a separate enclosed area for outside play and the children have use of other facilities in the school grounds; the Trim Trail, Learning Garden, school field and the small playground.

Explorers is registered on the Early years and the compulsory and voluntary Childcare registers to care for a maximum of 16 children aged two to under five years at any one time. It usually accepts children from the age of two years six months.

Explorers are open Monday to Friday from 8:45am - 15:15pm (Term Time Only)

Sessions available are:-

  1. BulletMorning 8:45am until 12 noon

  2. Bullet12:15 - 15:15

  3. Bulletor All Day

Fees are currently £4.00 per hour i.e. morning session £13, afternoon session £12 or full day £26.  Please see our Fees Policy for more information.

Children 3yrs and over are eligible to 15 hours Early Years Entitlement.  As of September 2017, some families may also be entitled to 30 hour funding

Additional hours must be paid by Parents/Carers/Guardians. 

Please note: Explorers Pre School is a Charity, its income is wholly reliant on County Grants, Parent Fees, donations and Fund Raising.