Welcome to Buckden Preschool

Welcome to our Preschool: a place for children to grow, to learn and to flourish.
Buckden Preschool is a member of the Pre-School Learning Alliance and a registered charity, rated as good by Ofsted. With easy access from the A1, it’s ideally located for not only Buckden but surrounding villages and towns too.

“A fantastic, friendly setting.” Preschool parent
“Children are confident and active learners.” Ofsted

LOCKDOWN LEARNING: For some great ideas on activities to do at home, see our Learning at Home page.


Our Aims and Our Admissions

We aim to provide an enabling environment that encourages every child to be a confident, capable learner. In our setting, they can develop secure and respectful relationships to help them grow, learn and flourish.
Our hourly rate is a very competitive £4.50 and we welcome children from their second birthday until they start school.

Our News & Events

November News

As always, since the pandemic began, we’ve tried our hardest this month to make sure the children still have as many opportunities for fun and learning as they did before, and tried to provide some familiarity and routine for them at a time when things seem uncertain and different. Recently, our home corner has been […]

Breakfast Club – Would You be Interested?

BREAKFAST CLUB FOR AGES 2-11 YEARS: WOULD YOU BE INTERESTED? We are considering opening a breakfast club for ages 2-11 years (Yr 6) after the October half term and would like to gauge how much interest there might be in this first. If this is something you would be interested in, please email us at […]

September News

Preschool reopened for all pupils on 2nd September, and it was lovely to welcome everyone back—and to welcome our new starters and their families. The focus in our first week was on ’All About Me’ activities, helping everyone get to know each other. The children took selfies of themselves and measured their heights so that […]

Race Night Fundraiser