We have a few spaces remaining for 2-year-olds and 3-year-olds for September 2024, so please apply quickly to secure a place.
At Hartcliffe Nursery School and Children’s Centre we believe all children and families have the right to be

Happy, Healthy Enthusiastic and Confident

At Hartcliffe Nursery School and Children’s Centre we believe all children and families have the right to be

Have high aspirations for themselves and expect the very best from us

Spaces for September 2024

We have a few spaces remaining for 2-year-olds and 3-year-olds for September 2024, so please apply quickly to secure a place.

Free Two-Year-Old Places

We have a number of free two-year-old places.

If you think your child is eligible for a free 2-year-old, 15-hour place please follow the link below and apply through the Bristol City Council website.

Register Your Interest for Children Aged 2-4

If your child is between 2 and 4 years old and you would like to find out more about what we offer, please contact us by phone (0117 903 8633) or email and arrange a visit or register your interest.

Welcome to Hartcliffe Nursery School And Children’s Centre

Welcome to the new Hartcliffe Nursery School and Children’s Centre website! Our nursery is a place where children can learn, grow, and thrive in a safe and nurturing environment. We believe that every child deserves the best possible start in life, and we are committed to providing high-quality care and education to all of our children.

Our team of experienced and dedicated staff are passionate about what they do, and they work hard to create a warm and welcoming atmosphere where children can feel happy, confident, and valued. We believe every child is unique, and we tailor our approach to meet each child’s individual needs. We are proud of our strong relationships with our families, and we look forward to welcoming you to our community.

A happy child, smiling.
A happy child, smiling.

Cate Peel, Headteacher

Meet the Team

Welcome to our amazing Nursery School, situated in the heart of Hartcliffe, in South Bristol.

We have a dedicated and caring staff who will get to know you and your child well. Each classroom provides an appropriately stimulating environment supported by carefully chosen resources and sensitive staff. Please do ask to come and take a look.

We really value ensuring each child has a voice and each parent feels heard. We have strong links with a range of other professionals to ensure your child has the very best experience at Hartcliffe Nursery School.

News and Events

Hand, Foot and Mouth Disease

Hand, Foot and Mouth Disease

We are writing to inform you we have received reported cases of Hand, Foot and Mouth Disease (HFMD) among children at Hartcliffe Nursery School. We understand this can be concerning, so we want to provide you with the latest information and advice. What is Hand, Foot...

Sunscreen and Hats

Sunscreen and Hats

With the much warmer weather this week, please make sure you put sun cream on your children before nursery, and please do send them in with a hat, as we only have a limited number.

Food and Mood Cookery Course

Food and Mood Cookery Course

We’re excited to share the launch of Community Learning's new Cookery Course, “Food and Mood,” starting this May at Hartcliffe Nursery School. This unique course is designed to teach adults how to prepare nutritious meals from scratch, highlighting the positive...

Upcoming Events

Upcoming Events

Learning Blog

Focus On: Mark Making

Focus On: Mark Making

In my last post, we explored the development of the physical skills needed to support early writing. These skills contribute to children’s ability to begin to make marks with confidence and control. In this post, we’re going to explore ‘mark making’, what it means and...

Advice and Support

Solihull Approach Parenting

Solihull Approach Parenting

The Solihull Approach is about emotional health and wellbeing for all children, their parents, carers, and grandparents. They are passionate about sensitive relationships, early years support and understanding brain development to help nurture kind, emotionally aware...

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