Our Pre-Schools

Our Pre-Schools

In addition to our day nurseries and baby units we offer Pre-school for 2 to 5 year olds.

We have two pre-schools who open term time only: Startel Pre-School in Wallington and Ripples Pre-school in Carshalton.

We offer flexible hours and sessions. Please click on our individual pre-schools below for the session times they offer.

What we offer:

  • Lots of activities for your 2 or 5 year old to enjoy, from play to story time
  • Drinks and snacks are provided
  • Qualified DBS Checked staff
  • Ofsted registered

To view our pre-school please make an appointment with the pre-school manager who along with her team will be happy to show your family around.

Ripples Pre-School
Startel Pre-School

Our Pre-school Opening Times

Children can attend our Pre-schools:

  • daily 7.30am – 1.30pm (30 hours per week, funded)
  • daily 08.45am – 11.45am (15 hours per week, funded)
  • part time / full time (flexible hours childcare)


Free Pre-school Nursery places in Wallington and Carshalton for 2 – 5 year olds.

All 3 and 4 year olds in England are entitled to 570 hours of free early education or childcare a year.  From September 2017 this increased to 30 hours each week (if eligible).

Free Early Education Childcare:

You can start claiming after your child turns 3 years old.  The date you can claim will depend on when their birthday is.  For more information about Free Early Education and Childcare for 3 and 4 year olds please contact us on 020 8669 1725 or email admin@jancett.co.uk.

All places available are funded places eligible for those living within the London Borough of Sutton. To check if you are eligible telephone the Sutton Family Information Service on 020 8770 6000. Criteria includes:

Is your child aged 2, 3 or 4 years old? Do you have a household income of less than about £16,000 per year? Do you receive one of the following benefits:

  • Job Seekers Allowance
  • Income Support
  • Employment & Support Allowance

More information can be found on the Sutton Council website by clicking here.

Our Menus

All of our food is freshly prepared and cooked on-site or at our Jace Catering kitchen by our own chefs. We have a spring/summer and a winter menu which includes a vegetarian option.
Dietary requirements and allergens are catered for and healthy snacks of fruit and vegetables along with drinking water and milk are served during the day.
Menus can be found on our Ripples Pre-school page or Startel Pre-school page or by clicking here.

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