Pre school Journey and Applying for a place

Cygnets Pre School Virtual Tour

At Cygnets we welcome all pre-school children aged 2 and in mixed aged rooms to allow our children to fully benefit from vertical learning. Our building consist of two classrooms the Bumblebee room and Ladybird room. We are fortunate to have an outside learning area on our decking, then a garden area with mud kitchen. Cygnets works within the Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS). To Support all children on their unique learning journey of the seven areas of learning. We support children to develop their characteristics of effective learning.. A parents friendly version of the EYFS Development Matters can be found by following this link.

Our Opening Hours

The Cygnets Milton Pre-School is open term time only which is for for 38 weeks a year, Monday to Friday, 9.05 a.m. – 3.05 p.m. We accept children for half day sessions from the age of two. At two and a half children can attend full day sessions. We accept children in receipt 15 and 30 hours funding. Many of our children choose a mixture of funding and priviately paid additonal sessions. We also accept childcare vouchers

Our Daily Sessions 

Our sessions from September 2020 are

All day 9.05-3.05

Morning session 9.05-12.05

Afternoon session 12.05-3.05 (including lunch hour to eat packed lunch)

Fees from September 2020


If your child is not eligible for funding or if you have chosen to pay for

additional hours the fees are:

  • £5.50 per hour for 3 year old children.

  • £5.75 per hour for 2 year old children

Useful information for parents

All our items have the Cygnets name and logo printed on them.


  • Sweatshirts £11.00 each (age 3-4 or 5-6)

  • T-Shirts £7.00 each (age 3-4 or 5-6)

  • Caps £3.50 each

  • Caps with back flaps £3.50 each

Sweatshirts £5.00 each
T-Shirts £3.00 each 
(Various Sizes and Colours Available)

Please email Alison at      or ask a member of staff for any uniform requests.


Applying for a place

If you would like to register your child at Cygnets, you will need to complete one of our application forms.


You can register your child anytime from 18 months, but please note your date of registration is irrelevant when sessions are allocated.


Please contact for an application form or download it from here.

Note. that the termly closing dates for application are outlined in the application form.