Chawton Pre-School

Welcome to Chawton Pre-School


We are set in the heart of Jane Austen's idyllic village, Chawton, at its picturesque oak-beamed village hall. From this location we have easy access to all of the village's facilities including cricket pitch, sports field, play-ground and Chawton House itself, as well as the numerous wooded areas and foot paths that surround this historic and beautiful village. The hall also makes for an exceptional pre-school classroom and our motivated, experienced staff make for a very happy and friendly environment for our children.   

*New Opening Hours*


We are open 4 days a week during term time for children aged 2-5 years old.

  • Monday 8.30am-3pm (including lunch)

  • Tuesday 8.30am-3pm(including lunch)

  • Wednesday Closed

  • Thursday 8.30am-3pm

  • (including lunch)

  • Friday 8.30am- 3pm (including lunch)


Within these opening times we offer flexible drop-off and pick-up times.

We also accept 2, 3 & 4 year funding and extended funding for those eligible families.

Upcoming Events

We have had a very successful half term and are looking forward to the next.

We re-open on Monday 22nd February 2021 @ 8.30am

We continue to welcome new families, however our settling in procedure has been adjusted in line with our strict Covid procedures 

For any registration/space enquiries please call Karen on 07552 155 236 or email

to arrange a visit.

Dates for you diary:

W/C 22nd February 2021: All About Me.. Learning about our hair, eyes, height and shoe size.

W/C 1st March 2021: Where I Live. World Book Day (4th March)

W/C 8th March 2021: My Family. Mothers Day Activities.

W/C 15th March 2021: Our Feelings. Inset Day (Friday 19th March)

W/C 22nd March - What Clothes We Wear.

W/C 29tth March 2021: Easter Activities.

Easter Holiday: Friday 2nd April - Friday 16th April 2021

We re-open on: Monday 19th April 2021 @ 8.30am

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