Values & Ethos


At Cleator Moor Nursery School we give all children the best possible start to their school life by providing a safe and friendly ennvironment, where happy children play, learn and grow together.


    We believe Early Years Education is essential to provide firm foundations for children's future learning and development.                                          It is an important stage in helping to shape our citizens of the future.



At Cleator Moor Nursery School we aim for the following:


  • We will offer  a safe, caring, healthy, nurturing and stimulating environment, where children and staff can flourish

  • We will nurture children’s wellbeing to guarantee they meet their potential, develop a healthy lifestyle, build supportive friendships and establish a lifelong love of learning

  • We will provide a broad and balanced curriculum with high quality teaching and play activities, making learning fun, developing enquiring minds and giving children the confidence and resilience to succeed

  • AWe will support children to form strong relationships with their keyworker and be supported to develop their skills and knowledge in readiness for Primary School

  • We will listen to one another, we will respect each other’s opinion

  • We will be an active member of the wider community, developing children’s cultural capital and understanding of their importance within the world

  • Our Nursery School will provide equality of opportunity for all


 "Children separate happily from their parents and carers. They quickly become immersed in learning. This is because they are confident, happy and secure here."

Ofsted 2022


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 "Friendly, approachable and professional staff, know everyone by name and give a family feel to this nursery school."

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About Us

Cleator Moor Nursery School
Ennerdale Road
Cleator Moor
CA25 5LW

Telephone Number: : 01946 811189


Open Hours


Visits to our school are always welcome. Please contact Ms Claire Southward in the school office to make an appointment.

Our opening times are:

Monday - Friday 8:15am - 4:30pm (term time only)