Orchard Head Junior, Infant & Nursery School


There are 78 pupil places within Orchard Head Nursery  -  39 in the morning and 39 in the afternoon.

Nursery has three intakes per year - in September, in January and after the Easter holiday. Children are eligible to start Nursery at the start of the term following their third birthday.

Parents/carers of children in Nursery are given the opportunity to register and access the website, "Orbit", which is a virtual learning journey.  Nursery staff will give login details for the site to parents/carers when their child first attends Nursery.

Whilst accessing "Orbit", parents/carers can to contribute to their child’s profile by uploading photographs and comments about the activities they do at home. Parents/carers will also receive emails when their child has been observed in the Nursery.

Please click on the following link to access "Orbit":


Nursery application forms are available from the school office.  Alternatively, please click on the following link to download an application form:

Nursery application form 

Orchard Head Nursery sessions are as follows:

Morning:          8.45am to 11.45am

Afternoon:      12.30pm to 3.30pm