Based in Neston Primary School, Burton Road,  Acorn is an independent pre-school welcoming all children from 2.5 to 5 years.

We offer an opportunity to learn through play and experience in a safe, secure and stimulating environment.


  • established over 35 years

  •  individually tailored curriculum based on the Early Years Foundation Stage

  •  well resourced

  •  indoor and outdoor activity areas exclusive to Acorn

  •  supervised use of Neston Primary School grounds and resources

  •  fun and friendship with other children

  •  high ratio of adults to children

  •  mature, highly qualified staff

  •  support of a personal keyworker

  •  3 hour Nursery Education Grant funded sessions*

  •  liaison with all local primary schools

  •  an inclusive setting

  • member of the Pre-school Learning Alliance

  • Ofsted registered


You are welcome to call in any morning between 9.15am and 12.15pm or phone

0151 338 2500 (extension 4) or 0775 287 0607.

*free funding is from the start of the term following a child’s 3rd birthday for a maximum of 15 hours per week i.e. 5 sessions at Acorn. 3 hour sessions £7.50 for children under 3 years or exceeding funded hours at Acorn or another setting


Contact the School

Neston Primary School

Burton Road, Neston,
CH64 9RE

Main Contact: Carole Cottrell (Bursar)

Tel: 0151 338 2500
Fax: 0151 353 0992

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