St Margaret’s Pre-school is located within the village of Laceby, North East Lincolnshire, and has been established since 1983. It is a registered charity, run by a voluntary management committee and operates from within the local village church hall. The Management Committee consists of the parents of the children currently in setting. The Pre-school receives support from the North East Lincolnshire Local Authority and was the first setting within North East Lincolnshire to receive Accreditation from the Pre-school Learning Alliance. The Pre-school has successfully taken part in the Local Authority’s quality assurance scheme, Effect Quality Improvement Pathway (EQIP) and has achieved level 2 status.

St Margaret’s Pre-school is registered for 26 children per session, aged from 2 years to under statutory school age, and mainly serves the local community. St Margaret’s Pre-school provides the following session times:

Morning session times, Monday – Friday, 9am – 12pm
Afternoon session times, Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, 12pm – 3pm
Closed Wednesday afternoon.

St Margaret’s Pre-school is registered to receive Early Years Payments for 2, 3 and 4 year olds and we offer funded children flexible hours during the nine sessions and four lunch breaks.

The Pre-school consists of one large playroom with adjacent kitchen and toilet facilities. The setting also has a fully enclosed outdoor soft-surfaced play area for the ease of free flow indoor/outdoor play. The outdoor space has a canopy permitting all weather access. At St Margaret’s Pre-school we are committed to providing a safe and secure provision where children can build stimulating, caring and warm relationships within a family atmosphere. We aim to provide high standards of care and education, while promoting a positive learning environment, allowing for equality of opportunity, ensuring each child’s individual needs are being catered for.