Parent & Toddler Groups

There is a Woodland Parent and Toddlers group that meets in the Nature Reserve opposite school on a Monday 10-11.30am & Wednesday from 10.30am-12noon. Contact the school for details.

Pre-school contact details

Joanna Hyne

Ripe Nursery School
Hayton Baker Hall
Ripe BN8 6AP

Tel: 01323 811899

Sally Trotman
Hollyhocks Montessori Playschool
Upper Wellingham Farmhouse
Wellingham Lane
Nr Lewes BN8 5SW

Tel: 01273 813246

Heidy Richards

Ripe & Laughton Pre-School
Laughton Village Hall
Church Lane
Lewes BN8 6AH

Tel: 01323 815710

Alfriston Pre-School
Alfriston War Memorial Hall
The Tye
Polegate BN26 5TL

Tel: 01323 896047

Wakey Shakey Music

A music group for pre-school children and their parents/carers. Free, friendly and welcoming; drop in or come every week.

Wakey Shakey Music is an informal music making workshop that lets children explore music and sound through percussion instruments and singing. The material is aimed at the 3-5 age group but younger children are welcome and can join in or observe activities at their own pace. Parents/ carers are encouraged to join in!

The group is led by Flo Sparham who is the music teacher/co-ordinator at Firle Primary School. Flo also works for Brighton and Hove Music Service as a choir leader and teaches music and French from reception to year 6 at Firle and at Primary schools in Brighton and hove.