Welcome back to Term Five! We hope you had a lovely Easter holiday!

MillbrookPrimary School

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Funded 2 Year Old Provision

We are increasing our Funded 2 Year old Provision!

We will soon be able to offer even more funded 2 year old places at Millbrook School.  If you are interested in your child joining us please let us know.  Currently we are anticipating admitting our extra 2 year olds in March or April of 2022.

What is funded early education and childcare?

For those eligible the government funds free childcare for eligible 2 year olds. This works out as 15 hours a week, either 5 mornings or 5 afternoons during term time.

All eligible two year olds are able to apply for a place to start the term after their birthday.

Child’s 2nd birthday is between:

When you can claim:

1 January to 31 March

the beginning of Summer term on or after 1 April

1 April to 31 August

the beginning of Autumn term on or after 1 September

1 September to 31 December

the beginning of Spring term on or after 1 January

If your child is two you are eligible if you are claiming any one of the following:

  • Income Support
  • Income-based Jobseeker’s Allowance
  • Income related Employment and Support Allowance
  • Support under part VI of the Immigration and Asylum Act 1999
  • The Guaranteed element of State Pension Credit
  • Child Tax Credit with earnings from employment below £16,190
  • Working Tax Credit with earnings from employment are below £16,190
  • Universal Credit - if you and your partner are on a low income from work (this usually means a combined income of less than £15,400 a year after tax)

Please contact the school office at for an application form.