3-4 Year Funded

Big Bear Club

8:00am - 9:00am




9:15am - 12:15pm


£1.50 per session

Lunch Club

12:15 - 12:45pm


£5.00 per session


1pm to 3:30pm - 3:45pm*


£1.50 per session

All Day

9:15 - 3:45


Can be used as part of 15 hours (additional fees incur)

*15 minute pick-up window to help with school finishing times.

We are open term time only. Children are welcome to attend the above session morning and/or afternoon. Minimum of two sessions a week. This is for the child's benefit so they gain full potential from the environment. Lunch Club - child brings own packed lunch. Additional fees for funded children are for a healthy snack and materials.
Term fees are to be paid half termly upfront.

Additional Fees:
New starter administration fee - £50. This covers the costs of admin throughout the year and includes a sweatshirt or t-shirt with the school logo.
The administration fee is payable on application and is non-refundable.
Late collection fee - £5.00 per 15 minutes late (please see our non-collection of children policy).
Late payment fee - £5.00 per week.

Notice of Withdrawal / Session changes:
A term's notice is required in writing before session changes or withdrawing your child from the school. A full term's fees will be payable in the absence of such notice.


We are registered with Hertfordshire County Council to offer free funding for children, which starts the term after their 3rd birthday. This consists of fifteen hours per week for thirty eight weeks of the year.

Funding dates:

Birth Date

Funding Start Date

Turning 3 on or before 31st December

Beginning of Spring Term (January)

Turn 3 on or before 31st March

Beginning of Summer Term (April)

Turn 3 on or before 31st August

Beginning of Autumn Term (September)

We accept two year free funding to those eligible. Please click here for the Herts direct website to see eligibility criteria and further information

Clare's Little Bears Pre-School

Stanmore Hall
Basils Road

07917 363980