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  • Open Events October 2021

    We are very disappointed to announce that due to the current Covid outbreak at the College we have had to cancel all open events.  If you have any questions about our school, please email and we will be very happy to help.  


About Us

Lapford Preschool is in the village of Lapford, which is situated in the beautiful Devon countryside between Dartmoor and Exmoor.

In conjunction with the school calendar, the Preschool is open 38 weeks each year, five days a week from 9am until 3.30pm. It is closed during local school holidays, including half-term breaks. The school offers links to breakfast club and after school club provision.

Lapford Preschool is registered to take children aged between 2 and 5 years old. Eligible children can claim 15 to 30 hours free childcare a week.

Please find the Ofsted Report here:

‘Children demonstrate they are happy and feel safe at the pre-school. Staff take time to build positive relationships with children and their families and they get to know them well,’ Ofsted 2019

‘Staff skilfully plan and provide a very interesting outdoor curriculum,’ they make excellent use of the large conservation area.’ Ofsted 2019

‘Partnerships with parents are strong.’ Ofsted 2019