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Nurturing development through discovery

Perranporth Pre-School is a registered charity, originally opened in 2009, and is managed by a voluntary committee whose members comprise of parents of children attending the group. We share our building with Perranporth family help hub, but have our own self-contained area and are located next to Perranporth Community  Primary School. We operate in one large open plan room and a have access to two fully enclosed outside play areas, one of which holds our forest school.
 Perranporth Pre-school Nursery Childcare Cornwall
We currently employ 11 members of staff all of whom hold appropriate early years qualifications, and support your children in their learning helping them to thrive whilst in our care.
We are open from 8am-4pm, Monday to Friday during term time, with sessions from 8:45am-11:45am and 12pm-3pm or a full day.
We also offer a Breakfast Club, from 8am-8:45am and an After Pre-School Club from 3pm-4pm.
We welcome children with additional needs and those who speak English as an additional language.


If you are a parent who would like to help, either by joining the committee or by volunteering at some of our fundraising events, then please get in touch via our Contact us page.

“Children receive nurturing support to their social and emotional development. Parents speak highly of the strong bonds their children form with the caring and attentive staff.”

Messages from the team…

Week Commencing 25th January 

This week we are looking at the story owl babies.

A gentle tale of three baby owls reassures young children that Mummy will always come home. A gentle tale of three baby owls reassures young children that Mummy will always come home. Three baby owls, Sarah, Percy and Bill, wake up one night in their hole in a tree to find that their mother has gone.

So they sit on a branch and wait… Darkness gathers and the owls grow anxious, wondering when their mother will return. But, at last, she does and they bounce up and down with joy, welcoming her home.

Our sound of the week is j


Our makaton sign of the week is more

Week commencing 18th January 

This week’s story is called where the snowflakes fall.

The glittering ice world wakes up to the sun. In this fragile white land, a new day’s begun Explore the majestic beauty of the world’s polar regions. Discover the animals that inhabit the lands of ice and snow.

Written by Claire Freedman.

Our Jolly phonics sound of the week is i 

Our Makaton sign of the week is Drink

Week commencing 11th January 

This week we are looking at the story: What the ladybird heard.

The ladybird said never a word.

But the ladybird saw, And the ladybird heard.

Hefty Hugh and Lanky Len are two crafty robbers with a cunning plan to steal the farmer’s fine prize cow. But little do they know that the tiniest, quietest creature of all has overhead their plot, and she has a plan of her own.

Our Jolly phonics letter is h

and our makaton sign is Help.

Stay safe x


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