St Margaret’s Road
Our St.Margaret’s Road provision caters for children aged two to twelve years and has the capacity for up to 55 children at one time. We have two rooms in the nursery, our Jellyfish Room which is for children aged two to three years and our Starfish Room which is for children aged three to five years.
We also offer breakfast and after school care for children aged four to twelve years and a Holiday Club for children aged four to eight years. At St. Margaret’s Road we have a wide variety of fun, enjoyable, play based activities available to help promote all areas of development and to encourage individual choices.
Activities are planned around children’s interests and next steps, they may include messy play, books, role play, creative, construction, investigation, heuristic play and sensory play. Children have free access to a large outside area where we encourage play in all weathers.
- Read our Childcare prospectus (2,508KB, PDF)
We are very proud of our excellent childcare at YMCA Trinity Group. Our St Margaret’s Facility is open daily from 8am to 6pm (Excluding Bank Holidays) We feel our prices offer outstanding value for the quality of our nurseries. Please find below our current prices.
|Attendance||Time||2-3 Years||3-5 Years|
|Weekly||8am – 6pm||£214.20||£208.80|
|Full Day or|
10 hour session (grant funded)
|8am – 6pm||£48.50||£45.20|
|Full half day AM|
Full half day PM
5 hour session (grant funded)
|8am – 1pm|
1pm – 6pm
|6 Hour Session||8:45am – 2:45pm||£37.35||£35.60|
|3 Hour Session||8am – 11am|
8:45am – 11:45am
12pm – 3pm
3pm – 6pm
|Lunch Club or Bolt On 45 mins||8am - 8:45am|
11am – 11:45am
|Bolt On 15 mins||11.45am - 12pm|
2:45pm - 3pm
Cost of Meals
Breakfast is £1.05
Lunch is £3.70 (hot or cold)
All meals must be booked one week in advance. Last minute bookings are subject to availability. Children are also able to provide their own packed lunch. We offer a 10% sibling discount for nursery and holiday club sessions. The 10% discount is applied to the oldest child’s booking.
You may be entitled to funding for your child’s early learning. To find out whether you can claim, visit our Childcare Funding page.
Book a place
To request a place at the setting for your child, please complete the Enquiry Form (91KB, Word) and send it to us. You can fill in the form on the computer and email it directly or print it off if you prefer.
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- More info about our setting on the Suffolk Council website
YMCA Childcare St Margaret’s Road was last inspected by OFSTED on 17 August 2021. We received an overall grading of GOOD.
The inspector who visited said:
“Children enjoy their time in this friendly nursery. They are greeted by staff who smile warmly as they welcome children in. Children feel safe and secure. They learn to have regard for each other’s needs and feelings. Some children struggle to regulate their emotions and staff talk to them in a calm, respectful manner.
Children are gently reminded about the need to share, take turns, and think about their friends. Staff encourage children to use sand timers as a visual reminder of waiting for their turn. Children are helped to develop respect and tolerance for each other’s opinions.”