*****Spaces available!*****

The Nursery is part of our Foundation Stage unit, working closely with our Reception children in a new purpose-built classroom.

We are called the Little Dippers!



Our session times are:

Morning – 9.05 am -12.05 pm

Afternoon – 12.05 pm-3.05pm

All day – 9.05 am – 3.05 pm


We welcome children from 3-5 years of age and accept Early Years Funding.

Please get in touch if you would like further information or you would like to visit our setting.


Little Dippers forms:

To apply for a nursery place for your child, please complete an application form.

Diptford Nursery Application Form


Nursery Free School Meals and In Year Admissions


Little Dippers Staff:

Mrs Teresa Robinson – Nursery Leader           Mrs Paula Cox – Nursery Assistant           Mrs Natalie Siddons – Nursery & Reception Teacher/ EYFS Unit Leader



See below for our latest Ofsted Report

Ofsted Report May 2014


See the links below for information Early Years Funding

Nursery 30 hour information

Please refer to for up to date information and cut off dates for early years funding.


Our new building opened in October 2017

Our Little Dippers enjoyed watching the process

Read all about our new building on South Hams Today: New Nursery Building for Diptford Tots


To see more about learning in Nursery please see the Little Dippers page.  This can be found underneath the heading, ‘Children’.