Pre-school groups in Headington area

Parent and toddler groups and clubs

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  • Baby College
  • Gôuter Club, French-speaking toddler group: All Saints Church House, New High Street
    Fridays 10am –12noon  Facebook Bookings: 01865 422087 or email
  • Headington Baptist Church Toddler Group, Headington Baptist Church, 78 Old High Street
    Tuesdays, 9.30–11.30am
  • Headington Quarry Baby & Toddler Group, Headington Nursery School, Quarry School Place. 01865 762345
    Thursdays, 9.15–11.30am
  • Little Sharks, All Saints Church Hall, New High Street:
    Mondays, 9.30–11.30am
  • Monkey Music, The Coach House, Quarry Road
    Wednesdays, 10am–12noon
  • Parent and Toddler Ballet Classes at the Coach House, Quarry Road
  • Risinghurst Toddler Group
    Fridays 10.30–12.30
  • St Nicholas Baby and Toddler Group, St Nicholas Church Hall, Elsfield Road, Old Marston. Tel. 01865 248260
    Wednesdays (termtime), 9.30–11.30am
  • Splat! Toddler Group, St  Ebbe’s church, Lime Walk. Messy play for pre-school children
    Wednesdays (termtime), 10–12noon. 01865 453226 or email
  • Tumbletots in Headington: see Tumbletots in Oxford site

Neighbourhood playgroups/nurseries
  • Cherry Tree Nursery, Gladstone Road Community Centre. Parent-run charity with inexpensive sessions for two- to three-year-olds (£3.25 for 2½-hour session). Free places for three- to five-year-olds with nursery grant, and full daycare (9.15am to 2.45pm) for parents who require it. Tel. 01865 769794
  • Mortimer Hall Pre-School, Oxford Road, Old Marston
  • New Marston Pre-School, St Michael’s School, Marston Road

Children's Centres

The Marston & Northway Children's Centre and the Slade & Headington Children's Centre closed on 1 March 2017

Private Nurseries

Private Nursery Schools

Thee following private/independent schools take children from the age of three:

State Nursery schools

The following primary schools also have a nursery section:

  • Bayards Hill Primary School, Barton
  • New Marston Primary School, Marston
  • St Nicholas Primary School, Marston

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