Welcome to Ryedene Primary and Nursery School. We have an open morning for Reception 2023 on Wednesday 2nd November 2022 at 10:30 am.
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Our Nursery

Welcome to Our Nursery


About Us

At Ryedene Primary and Nursery School we provide Nursery provision for children aged between 3 and 4 years old.

We offer two sessions:

  • Morning session:

         8:30 am -11:30 am

  • Afternoon session:

         12:15 pm - 3:15 pm

  • Full day/30 hour funded session

         Please check on the link to see if you may be eligible for 30-hour funding -


Please note, children who attend Ryedene's Nursery are not guaranteed a Reception place at Ryedene.  Applications for the school should be made via Essex County Council -


Funding Application Form


The nursery uniform is as follows:

  • A green 'Ryedene' jumper or cardigan
  • Plain white polo shirt
  • Black jogging bottoms/skirt/trousers
  • Black sturdy trainer shoes


Book bags are available from the school office



Our Nursery Provision

At Ryedene Primary and Nursery School we use the statutory EYFS Framework alongside the new Development Matters Guidance, Birth to Five Matters and the children's emerging interests to develop an enriching and engaging curriculum. 


There are seven areas of learning that are embedded throughout the nursery:

  • Communication and Language
  • Personal, Social and Emotional Development
  • Physical Development
  • Literacy
  • Maths
  • Understanding the World
  • Expressive Arts and Design


Admissions Policy Arrangements