Child Care Stratford-upon-Avon

Day Nurseries

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Featured Listing

Croft Preparatory School and Nursery (The)

The Croft Preparatory School is an independent co-educational day school for children from 3 to 11 years old, situated in a beautiful, 30-acre site on the outskirts of Stratford upon Avon.

Croft Prep School Stratford-upon-Avon“Welcome to a different type of school!  Creating the rounded individual is something that many schools pride themselves upon, and The Croft is no exception; the main difference is being how we achieve this.  Here, every child is educated as an individual, and fully supported, to challenge themselves to fulfil their potential.  All of this is achieved through a wonderfully compassionate and motivational Staff, who deliver the highest standards of pastoral care and academic excellence.” Marcus Cook – Headmaster

Where: Loxley Road, Stratford-upon-Avon CV37 7RL

Tel: 01789 293795




Caring Kindergartens

When it comes to childcare, nobody matches the commitment and passion that you’ll find at Caring Kindergartens – in fact our values are all in the name “Caring” and “Kind”.

Where: 369 Birmingham Road, Stratford-upon-Avon CV37 0RF

Tel: 01789 298563


Clopton Nursery Trust

We are a not for profit charitable company passionate about providing the highest quality child care at affordable prices in our purpose-built setting on the Thomas Jolyffe Primary School site.

We provide complete ‘wraparound’ care for children from 2 – 12 years. The nursery caters for children aged 2 – 4 years, our before and after school care caters for children from 2 years to 12 years and holiday club also caters for 2 – 12-year olds (holiday care available to all). The children are cared for in an environment where they feel confident and the children see the setting as a place for education, enjoyment and relaxation.

All childcare practitioners are paediatric first aid trained and this has been recognised with the Millie’s Mark Award.

Where: Clopton Road, Stratford-upon-Avon CV37 6TE

Tel: 01789 269360

Cygnets Education & Child Care

It began in 1982 as a toddler group and soon evolved into one nursery (Broad Street) that in 1994 became two (Alveston) and then the addition of a third setting in 2010 (Quinton).

Broad Street Cygnets, School House, Broad Street, Stratford-upon-Avon, CV37 6HN (next to Stratford Primary School)
Tel: 01789-204181

Alveston Cygnets, Alveston School Grounds, Knights Lane, Tiddington, CV37 7BZ (next to Alveston CofE Primary School)
Tel: 01789 414191

Quinton Cygnets, The Old Surgery, Main Road, Lower Quinton CV37 8SJ
Tel: 01789 721161

Footsteps Nursery and Pre-School

Every child is unique, however at Footsteps we believe the following to be the fundamental steps you need to take to find the most suitable solution to your childcare needs.

Where: Stratford Enterprise Park, 73 Timothy’s Bridge Road, Stratford-upon-Avon CV37 9BG

Tel: 01789 414004

Freshfields Nursery School

Freshfields Nursery SchoolFreshfields Nursery School offers the highest standards of individual care and pre-school education for children from birth to 5 years. Our dedicated and professional team of staff are committed to enhancing each child’s personal, emotional, social and physical development in our home from home environment.

Based in an impressive Georgian house, and a custom designed Coach House, the nursery boasts extensive private grounds and gardens, including outstanding outdoor and physical play facilities, a mini farm, new state-of-the-art outdoor play areas, sensory and reflection areas and vegetable gardens.

Our team of staff play an important part in nurturing, caring for and educating each child during their formative years, encouraging independence, confidence and self-belief.

To enrich the children’s development, extra curricular activities are held on a regular basis, such as Tots Tune Time, football, and Ballet. We also offer the opportunity of taking French lessons, as well as hosting weekly cooking and gardening sessions with our children.

Where: Clifford Forge House, Clifford Road, Clifford Chambers, Stratford-upon-Avon CV37 8HW

Tel: 01789 261633

Harvey Bears Nursery and Pre-School

Preschool with a Toddler group on Thursdays 8:45am to 11am and holiday club

When: Monday to Thursday 8am to 4pm

Where: Village Hall 44 Village Street, Harvington, Evesham, WR11 8NQ

Tel: 07775 129 234

Henley Montessori

We offer an outstanding educational experience for boys and girls from 2 to 11 years based on the Montessori ethos

Where: Memorial Hall, Station Road, Henley-in-Arden B95 5JP
Tel: 01564 795722

King Henry VIII Preparatory School and Nursery

Independent school with 210 pupils aged from 5 to 11 years old. It also has a Nursery, Bright Futures Playclub, for an additional 40 children aged from three to four years old

Where: Kenilworth Road, Coventry, CV3 6PT

Tel: 024 7627 1307


Monkey Puzzle Day Nursery

All children at our Monkey Puzzle Stratford-upon-Avon Day Nursery are encouraged to learn through play. Our curriculum covers all the key areas of learning and is designed to meet the needs of each children.

Where: Trinity House, Aintree Road, Stratford-upon-Avon CV37 9FL

Tel: 01789 414220

Polkadot Nurseries Group

Main Tel: 01789 290 101

Polkadot Nursery, Greyswood, The Ridgeway, Stratford-upon-Avon, CV37 9JL


Gingham Pre-School, The Willows Primary School, The Willows, Stratford-upon-Avon, CV37 9QN

Bunting Pre-School, Drayton Avenue, Stratford-upon-Avon, CV37 9PB

Various before and after-school clubs and holiday clubs available through Denim Club
Locations: The Croft, Willows Primary School, Bridgetown Primary School, Ettington C of E Primary
Tel: 01789 290390

R S C Nursery

The RSC Nursery in Stratford-upon-Avon has been caring for the children of those living in the local community and its employees since 1963.

Where: 24 Cottage Lane, Shottery, Stratford-upon-Avon, CV37 9HH

Tel: 01789 414583

Snitterfield Nursery and Pre-School

Small independent pre-school operating as a Social Enterprise or Not-for-Profit Limited Company taking children from 2 years to school age.

When: 9am to 3pm

Where: Snitterfield Nursery School, School Road, Snitterfield, Stratford-upon-Avon, CV37 0JL

Tel: 01789 731974


Stepping Stones Nursery and Pre-School

We are a friendly, high quality community run nursery and pre-school based in a peaceful village location. We operate out of a large light and modern building with outside areas providing plenty of fresh air and space to grow, learn and explore the wonders of the great outdoors. We welcome all children from two years to school age.  We are open during term time; Monday – Thursday 8.30am – 3.00pm, Friday 9.15am -1.15pm

Where: Claverdon Church Centre, Church Road, Claverdon, CV35 8PD

Tel: 01926 843353

Stratford Preparatory School and Montessori Nursery

Educating children aged 2-11 years and situated in the heart of Old Town.

Where: Church House, Stratford-upon-Avon CV37 6BG

Tel: 01789 297993