Nursery Fees September 2018-2019

Babies to Pre-School 

  • Full day session                 £55                  Full week £235
  • 9.00am-6pm                      £52                   Full week £225
  • 9.00am-4pm                      £43                    Full week £195
  • 7.30am-4pm                       £48                   Full week £200
  • 7.30am-12.30pm               £29
  • 1.00pm-6pm                      £29
  • 9.00am-12pm                    £20
  • 12.00pm-3pm                    £20
  • Hourly rate outside of offered session (or part of)    £8.50


  • Meals (home-made cooked meals)
  • Snacks
  • Drinks
  • Nappies (under 3s)
  • Music play time (lead by our own qualified music teacher)
  • Baby yoga
  • Cooking & baking sessions
  • Qualified Early Years teacher


  • Breakfast and snacks  £2.50
  • Lunch                            £2.50
  • Dinner                           £4.00
  • Music                            £6.00
  • Spanish                       £3.50
  • Yoga                              £3.50
  • Toilet training kit rental – on request

Late fees

  • every 10 minutes late or early      £5
  • after 6:30pm                                  £30 flat fee 

Out of School fees

  • School Collection & club   £12.50
  • Cooked dinner                    £4.00
  • Holiday club                        £33 includes snacks, lunch, dinner


Discounts & Schemes 

  • Term time only contracts – available on a limited basis per unit, 40 week contract & an additional 10% premium will be added to your fee
           (Available for teachers/lecturers. Sheffield school term times only)
  • 10% sibling discount on the eldest child’s fees
  • 10% discount for Aviva employees
  • Government funded hours for children aged 2, 3, 4 years old
  • The above offers CANNOT be combined

More fee information…

  • Fees are calculated from September over 12 months unless term time & leaving for school (11 months)
  • Invoices are emailed
  • All fees (all payment methods) are due by 28th of the previous month for the following month unless by prior arrangement
  • Direct debit payments/tax free childcare account deposits – free and preferred method of payment
  • Voucher payments- must also reach Scallywags by the 28th of the previous month with notice of the childs name and the month being paid
  • Direct debits are withdrawn on the 28th of every month. Other dates can be pre-arranged by speaking to the manager
  •  Returned cheques, direct debits, AND LATE PAYMENTS OF ANY KIND                           £15                       
  • Cheque / BACS payments and for statements of account/fee enquiries                        £5
  • Paper invoices or account queries                                                                                       £5

    Funded nursery education

 2 year olds

  • Parents can self-refer or nursery can do it for you
  • All referrals need to go through the citizen portal
  • See the Sheffield Directory on the internet for full details on FEL.

How to apply:

  1. you can apply through the citizen portal.  If you are struggling with this, then Scallywags can assist you with the Provider Portal.  Parents can also contact their local family centre to see if they have the ability to support them.


  1. The child should be 2 years of age. A child can start with 2 year FEL funding from the term after their 2nd birthday
  2. Parents must be in receipt of certain benefits (child tax credits, provided they are not also entitled to working tax credits and an annual gross income of no more than £16, 190, as assessed by HMRC.

 3&4 year olds

  • 15 hours and 30 hours

30 Hours Funding

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