Fees and Funding

Fees
 
Session prices for 3/4 year olds (September 2018)
 
Morning session    (08:30 - 11:30)      £13.50
Lunch session*      (11:30 - 12:30)       £4.50
Afternoon session (12:30 - 15:30)     £13.50
 
Full day                 (08:30 - 15:30)     £31.50
 
*Children staying for the Lunch session will need to bring a healthy packed lunch with them. Hot School Meals will be available for Pre-School children from October 2017 by ordering and making payment to Essence catering.
 
 
 
Funding
 
Smart Steps at Giffard Park accept both private and funded children.
 
All 3 or 4-year old children in England are entitled to 570 hours free child care or early education per week, which equates to 15 hours per week, for 38 weeks each year. Some 3 or 4-year old children will be eligible for 30 hours free early education from September 2017. 
 
Visit https://www.gov.uk/help-with-childcare-costs for more information about childcare costs and https://childcare-support.tax.service.gov.uk to apply for childcare support.
 
 
Childcare Vouchers
 
Smart Steps at Giffard Park will accept most major Childcare Vouchers. Please enquire with the School Office for further details.