Friendly, community-based playgroup aiming to provide a safe and happy introduction to learning, using play-based, stimulating learning techniques to provide a full and balanced curriculum.
Address: Battisford Village Hall, Straight Road, Battisford, Stowmarket, Suffolk IP4 2DH
Telephone: (01449) 612289 or (07747) 679550.
Full or half day nursery sessions for children up to 5 years old, combining a Nursery Education with engaging activities. Facilities include a seasonal swimming pool, pig farm, and large area of farm land suitable for walks.
Address: Cedars Court Yard, Brockford, Stowmarket, Suffolk IP14 5PQ
Telephone: (01449) 767112.
Pre-school catering for children aged 2 to 5, focusing on learning through play and encouraging a varied development based on The Early Years Curriculum.
Address: Sir Robert Hitcham Primary School, Aspall Road, Debenham, Suffolk IP14 6PL
Telephone: (01728) 861769.
Independent school offering full boarding, weekly boarding or day attendance, teaching children aged 2 to 18 starting with the Montessori Nursery and Pre-Prep. Boarding is available from age 7, with plenty of after school clubs. Prep, senior and sixth form offer a broad and balanced curriculum, helping pupils as they strive for GCSE, A/S and A level qualifications. A full weekend activities programme is offered for all pupils. Facilities include large gardens, playing fields and woodland, an equestrian centre, ICT rooms, library and drama studio.
Address: The Hall, Great Finborough, Stowmarket, Suffolk IP14 3EF
Telephone: (01449) 773600.
Fax: (01449) 773601.
Small community primary school, facilities include a library and IT area, playground, and large playing field. Weekly extra curricular activities and clubs are available in music and sports, and all pupils have the opportunity to learn French. Adjacent to the main school is The Old School House Nursery for pre-school children to attend from the age of 2.
Address: School Road, Helmingham, Stowmarket, Suffolk IP14 6EX
Telephone: (01473) 890267.
Fax: (01473) 890977.
Childcare for children under 5 years of age in a purpose-built nursery with garden. Also offer before and after school care for children attending the Cedars Park Community Primary School.
Address: The Buntings, Cedars Park, Stowmarket, Suffolk IP14 5GZ
Telephone: (01449) 770806.
Fax: (01449) 770807.
Church of England, parish Church of Stowmarket, with two Sunday services, a choir, and a range of regular activities including Coffee & Company, house groups and bell ringing. Also run groups for children and young people, including toddler group and pre-school nursery.
Address: Station Road West, Stowmarket, Suffolk IP14 1ES
Telephone: (01449) 774652.