We aim to build strong foundations for success – inside and outside the classroom – throughout girls’ time at school. We strive for all children to feel happy, safe and confident when learning in order to be able to explore, question, investigate, communicate, persevere and collaborate.

Small staff to child ratios

Specialist teaching

Flexible sessions

Family Dining

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Life at Cornflower Nursery

Cornflower Nursery is part of a fantastic supportive community at Headington School. Throughout her time in Nursery, your daughter will get to know and be inspired by older children, take part in whole school activities such as assemblies and learn what it feels like to be part of a school with a fascinating history and an exciting future. At the same time, the Nursery is discrete from the rest of the School and has a warm and caring family atmosphere, perfect for your daughter’s first introduction to the world of education.

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Meet the Team

Head of Early Years

Miss Ruth Sibly

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    Miss Ruth Sibly
Nursery Teacher

Mrs Julie Sale

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    Mrs Julie Sale
Reception teacher

Ms Vicky Paice

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    Ms Vicky Paice
Nursery Learning Assistant

Mrs Katie Nulty

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    Mrs Katie Nulty
Nursery Learning Assistant

Miss Alexis Parson

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    Miss Alexis Parson
Reception Learning Assistant

Miss Elisabet Garcia Rodriguez

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    Miss Elisabet Garcia Rodriguez
Reception Learning Assistant

Miss Roseanne Harrison

Reception Learning Assistant

Mrs Veronica Varney

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Our Facilities

Our Nursery is based in a dedicated learning environment, tailored to the needs of the youngest children, with its own secure, adventurous playground. As part of Headington Prep School, it also benefits from fantastic additional facilities including a stunning Theatre, Sports Hall and specialist classrooms for Art, Music and Drama.

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Happening at Headington

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Looking to join Cornflower Nursery?

We would be delighted to welcome you and your daughter to Cornflower Nursery. As well as open events for the whole school, we also hold regular smaller Forest School sessions or Teddy Bears' picnics which will give your little one a taste of life at our fabulous Nursery. Girls can join in the term after their third birthday.

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Speak to our friendly Admissions Team

Director of Marketing and Admissions

Ms Katharina Roelofsz

International Admissions Coordinator

Mrs Penny Street

01865 759869
Prep School Admissions
(Nursery to Year 6)

Mrs Sukey McMaster

01865 759116
Senior School Admissions
11+ and 12+ (Years 7 and 8)

Ms Colleen Devine

01865 759872
Senior School Admissions
13+ and 14+ (Years 9 and 10)

Mrs Charlotte Roberts

01865 759861
Registrar
16+ (Year 12)

Mrs Amy Price

01865 759113