From April 2024 , eligible working parents in England with children aged 2 will have access to 15 hours of FREE childcare. We have Nursery places available for 2, 3 and 4 year olds

School Policies & Procedures

Please note that as a member of the Birmingham Federation of Maintained Nursery Schools, we hold a number of shared documents, policies and procedures with our 'sister' schools that have been adopted by our Full Governing Board. These include:

Acceptable Use

Best Value Statement

Birmingham Curriculum Statement

Birth to Five Matters

Child on Child Abuse 

Code of Conduct


Data Protection

Dignity at Work


Educational Visits and Learning Outside the Classroom

Effective Operation of the Federation Board of Governors

EYFS Framework

Grievance Procedure

Guidance for Safer Working Practice

Health and Wellbeing

Infection Control

Keeping Children Safe in Education 2023

Low Level Concern

Managing Organisational Change

No Platform for Extremism

Online Safety

Probation Policy

Record of Policies Signed by the Chair of Governors

Recruitment of Ex-Offenders

Remote Learning

Safe Sleep

Safer Recruitment 

Virtual Attendance

Visitor Policy

Volunteer Policy

Whistleblowing and Serious Misconduct

These shared policies can be accessed here: BFMNS - Policies (

Gracelands Nursery School Specific Policies:

Other Documents

Useful Links

OFSTED Reports

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