Nursery Admissions FAQ

IS FALCONS NURSERY CHISWICK CO-EDUCATIONAL?

Starting in September 2021, we will be welcoming girls into our Nursery.  The Main School (Reception to Year 2) will remain boys only. 

AT WHAT AGE MAY CHILDREN JOIN FALCONS NURSERY CHISWICK? 

Children may join Falcons Nursery Chiswick the term after they turn 2. 

HOW IS THE NURSERY STRUCTURED?

Our Nursery school is divided into two year groups who are combined for most of the day:

Mini Falcons for boys and girls aged 2-3 years old

Little Falcons for boys and girls aged 3-4 years old

Throughout the day, the children will spend time within one of our four zones of: learning, playing, eating or sleeping/resting.  Each of the zones will be strategically planned to optimise learning and social development.   

CAN MY CHILD DO FULL DAYS?

Falcons Nursery Chiswick offers the option of morning sessions only (including lunch) or full days.   Morning sessions run from 8.30am to 12.30pm, with full days ending at 5.00pm (with the option of collection from 3.10pm).

We require all of our Little Falcons children to attend 3 full days per week during the term preceding entry into Reception.

DO YOU OFFER PART TIME PLACES?

We require a minimum attendance of 5 mornings per week.  Parents may choose a fewer number of mornings but the full termly fees will be charged.

WHAT ARE YOUR RATIOS FOR TEACHING STAFF:STUDENTS?

We adhere to the required standard requirements as defined by the Early Years Statutory Framework.   

WHAT CALENDAR DOES THE NURSERY FOLLOW?

Both our Mini Falcons and Little Falcons will follow our regular school calendar.

DOES ENTRY INTO FALCONS NURSERY CHISWICK GUARANTEE A DEFINITE PLACE IN THE MAIN SCHOOL? (RECEPTION 4+ ENTRY)

If your son takes up the place in our Nursery school and we are able to meet all of his needs as stated in the SEND section of our Admission Policy, he will receive automatic entry into Reception at 4+.

WHERE WILL MY DAUGHTER MOVE ON TO AFTER ATTENDING LITTLE FALCONS? 

We prepare our girls for both selective and non-selective schools.  Our girls will gain entry into one of the many wonderful independent or state schools in the area, depending on what is the best fit for your daughter and your family.  If your family is moving outside of the area, we will work hard to help you find a suitable school in your new location.   

HOW DO WE REGISTER FOR FALCONS NURSERY CHISWICK?

Registration may be made any time after birth and places are awarded on a first come first served basis.  Registration forms can be downloaded from our website, or requested from our Registrar One form and one fee automatically registers the child for both the Nursery and the Main School (Reception 4+ entry). 

Please contact admissions@falconsboys.co.uk with any further queries.