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Welcome to Ysgol Y Faenol Playgroup.

Our children are cared for by a team of qualified staff. 

Playgroup opening times and prices:
Playgroup (Children age 2.5 - 3 years) session times  9.00 a.m.  - 11.00 a.m.  or

                                                                                      1.15 p.m. - 3.15 p.m.

                                                              session fee     £7.50
Playgroup Plus (Children age 3+)         session times 9. a.m.  -  1.00 p.m.  or

                                                                                     11.15 a.m. - 3.15 p.m.

                                                              session fee     £9.50

The Playgroup runs during term time only (closed during school holidays)

Staff and qualifications:

Mrs Catherine Lloyd - BTEC Nursery Nurse
Ms Maureen Mackenzie - NVQ 3
Mrs. Karen Morley - NVQ 3
Mrs. K. Hexley

The Playgroup follows the Foundation Phase, with the 8 areas of learning:

  • Personal and social
  • Language
  • Maths
  • Welsh language
  • Knowledge and understanding of the world
  • Physical
  • Creative
  • IT skills

The staff support the children to learn through play, offering activities which build self confidence to become an independent, confident learner.

Outdoor play
The setting has a fenced off outdoor area within the grounds of the school. Children are given the choice of a variety of activities, such as den building, water play, digging, sand play, gardening, cosy corner with our story telling chair and wildlife area.
Snack time
We have an open snack policy. Where the children are encouraged to help themselves to a healthy snack (a drink of either milk/water, a selection of fruit, cheese, cucumber, crackers/breadsticks).

If you are interested in your child joining our playgroup please contact Mrs Catherine Lloyd on Tel 01745 583370/07867846588 or email us on

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