Preschool in Woodmansterne


Kiwi’s Preschool in Woodmansterne opened in 2005. We are located in the centre of Woodmansterne Village and operate from Woodmansterne Village Hall. Kiwi’s uses the main hall four days and a smaller room on a Thursday for the children who are in thier last year of preparation for reception class.
The pre-school has its own secure enclosed garden. Woodmansterne Village Hall provide a large car park.

Term Dates

Autumn Term

Opens Monday 11th September 2017
Closes Friday 20th October 2017

Half Term closed
23rd October 2017 -27th October 2017

Opens Monday 30th October 2017
Closes Friday 15th December 2017

18th December 2017-4th January 2018

Spring Term

Opens Wednesday 3rd January 2018

Closes Friday 9th February 2018

Half Term closed

13th February 2018 – 17th February 2018

Opens Monday 19th February 2018

Closes Tuesday 27th March 2018


28th March 2018 -13th April 2018

Summer Term

Opens Monday 16th April 2018

Bank Holiday 7th May 2018

Closes Friday 25th May 2018

Half Term closed

28th May 2018 – 1st June 2018

Opens Monday 4th June 2018

Closes Friday 20th July 2018

Term Dates for Year 2021 – 2022

Please note these dates are currently provisional and may change

Autumn Term 2022

5th September 2022 (Monday) – 21st October 2022 (Friday) (7 weeks)

Half term : 24th -28th October Closed

31st October 2022 (Monday) – 16th December 2022(Friday) (7 weeks)

Spring Term 2023

9th January 2023 (Monday) – 10th February 2023 (Friday) (5 weeks)

Half term : 13th -17th February Closed

20th February 2023 (Monday) – 31st March 2023(Friday) (6 weeks)

Summer Term 2023

17th April 2023 (Monday) – 26th May 2023 (Friday) (6 weeks)

Half term : 29th May -2nd June Closed

5th June 2023 (Monday) – 19th July 2023 (Wednesday) (6.3 weeks)

Note: Kiwi’s is closed on Bank Holidays & Polling Day 

The Last Day Of the Autumn, Spring and Summer term Kiwi’s will be closing at 12:00


Opening Times

We are open during term time only.

Kiwi’s holidays follow the pattern of the main local schools, although on occasion there might be a slight variation.

Normal opening hours are as follows:
9:00am to 12:00pm    Stay to lunch 12:00pm – 1:00pm 

9:00am to 12:00pm   Stay to lunch 12:00pm – 1:00pm 

9:00am to 12:00pm Stay to lunch 12:00pm – 1:00pm

9:00am to 12:00pm Stay to lunch 12:00pm – 1:00pm

9:00am to 12:00pm Stay to lunch 12:00pm – 1:00pm

Children who do morning sessions and stay on for the lunch sessions are required to bring a packed lunch and drink.

Daily routine Woodmansterne

Time Activities Details
9:00am Arrival Hang up coats and bags. Children self – register with support of parent, carer of team member. Free play.
9:30am Circle time The children come together for “Welcome song”, “Days of The Week” song. We talk about what we are going to do today at Preschool and talk about the Show and tell which the children bring from home.
9:45am Free Play Activities Inside and outside
E.g painting, mark making, crafts, home corner and dressing up, playdough, book area, sand, water, small world, investigation table, obstacle courses, den making
10am Snack bar opens During the morning children can visit our healthy snack bar for healthy fruit, vegetables and crackers or breadsticks or rice cakes, milk or water.
11:00 Children help tidy up
11:15am Garden Play
11:50am Prepare for home/ children staying to lunch continue to explore the garden
12:00pm Morning children end of session. Home time
12::15pm Lunch session
1:00pm Garden & free play Children wait for their parents/Carers to collect them. We sing a good-bye song to mark the end of session.
Monday – Friday 9.15am – 12.15pm | Lunch Club available Monday-Thursday | extended to 13:15

Looking for a pre-school come and meet us, Call 07899 654 463