Free Nursery Education for eligible children


Give your child the best start in life with a free early education and play place. 

Watoto Pre-School is registered with the Sheffield City Council to deliver Free Early Learning for eligible 2, 3 and 4-year-olds.

All eligible children can get 570 hours of free early education or childcare per year. This is usually taken as 15 hours a week during term time (from the beginning of the term after their third or second birthday) for 38 weeks of the year.

To check if your child is eligible for free nursery education and apply online please visit Sheffield City Council website