Lanterns Nursery School provides nursery school provision for children aged 2 - 4 years. 36 of these places are allocated to resourced provision for children with Special Educational Needs & Disabilities (SEN & D).

For our 2 year old provision - please see our Bumblebees page under our Nursery School section for more information.

We are open 8am until 6pm, term time only . Sessions available are Mornings, Afternoons, and days that can be used with your 15 or 30 hours funding or can be parent funded.


Severe Weather closures

In the event of severe weather conditions we will send out information via Parentmail, either by e-mail or by text. Information will also be on Lanterns website www.lanterns.hants.sch.uk


If you do not receive Parentmail regular bulletins will be announced on:-

BBC Radio Solent 96.1fm or 103.8fm

Heart South Coast 96.7 or 97.5fm

The Breeze 107fm

The Coast 106.6fm & Wave 105fm

And information can be obtained on www.bbc.co.uk/hampshire   or


Listen to your radio and check online!




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