Become Part of the Selly Oak Nursery School Family

Parents can now put their child's name down for a place in Selly Oak Nursery School for September 2022.

To register, please click on the links below to download a Word version of our Registration Form and a booklet which is packed lots of useful information about the School. Once the registration form is completed, send it by email to for Paula Bayliss or Peter McKinney in the School Office. 

Alternatively, if you would like to request that the form is posted to you please call the School Office on 0121 4721700.

Why Choose Us?

We have been graded 'Outstanding' by Ofsted in 2007, 2010, 2013 and 2018 and provide the best possible introduction to education for 3 and 4-year-olds. 

Opened in 1904 by George Cadbury, we are committed to his vision of providing the highest standards of care and education for all the children under our care.

Our experienced and expert staff engage our children with learning experiences that will spark a thirst for knowledge for the rest of their lives.

We know that every child is unique and our dedicated team meets the needs of all those under our care, to ensure their wellbeing and give them a perfect start to their education experience.

Our most recent Ofsted inspection said: 

"All staff at Selly Oak Nursery School are committed to meeting children's individual needs. They have created a skilled and knowledgeable team that successfully engages children in their journey of learning. All activities and experiences are planned diligently. Children explore, observe, consider, share, build and record for a wide variety of purposes in a wealth of learning areas and environments."

Open Days

Selly Oak Nursery School are holding a series of Open Days for parents interested in registering their children with us for September 2022. Please see the dates below.
  • Tuesday 11th January 9.30am
  • Friday 18th February 1.30pm
  • Monday 14th March 9.30am
  • Tuesday 26th April 1.30pm
  • Friday 13th May 9.30am

To book a place, click on the link below and let us know what date you would like to attend.

Please also watch the Video Tour at the top of this page, which shows off each room in the Nursery and explains how they are used to get the best out of every child.

Why choose Selly Oak Nursery School for your child?

  • Ofsted rated 'Outstanding' education
  • Part-time and full-time places
  • Teaching which meets the needs of each child
  • Breakfast and After School Club
  • Fantastic facilities - including Forest School
  • Highly experienced and qualified staff
  • Eligible for 15 and 30 hour funding
  • We accept childcare vouchers and Government Tax Free Childcare Scheme payments

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