Published August 3, 2018 at 11:27
Longshaw Nursery School are not charging £6 for lunch as has been reported.
Charges relate to the provision of a childcare session and if required the provision of a hot meal.
• £4 for lunchtime childcare if parents choose to bring a packed lunch.
• £6 for lunchtime childcare including a hot meal.
Some two year old children and all three and four year old children can access up to a maximum of 570 hours of free early education a year. Some children may also qualify for up to 30 hours of free early education per week (equivalent to 1140 hours a year).
Many parents are able to access funding to support paying for childcare costs via Universal Credit and/or Childcare Tax Credits. There is also a Tax Free Childcare Scheme that enables parents/carers to claim up to 20% of childcare costs up to a maximum of £2000 per year.
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