Holy Rosary Catholic Voluntary Academy

Loving Heart – Strong Mind

Foundation Stage 1 - Our Nursery

We are Holy Rosary CVA Nursery for children aged 3 and 4 in Burton On Trent. 

Our Vision and Aims


Our vision is for the beginning of every child's school journey to be a positive, secure and successful time for them and their family.


Our aim is to develop a supportive home-school partnership, where we all work together in the best interests of each child.


We develop independent, confident, resilient and curious learners, who have a loving heart and a strong mind.

Our Offer

We are flexible in our approach to sessions and can provide a mixture of the following sessions to suit your needs.


Sessions available:



9-3.30 (meal cost not included.)


Wrap around provision of Breakfast and/or After School Club is available from 7.30- 9.00 in the morning and 3.30 – 5.30 in the afternoon with Arty Ems.


For further information, contact Emily on or go to:


We offer free 15 and 30 hour places for up to 24 children aged three and four years old. 


Apply for help with your childcare costs here:

Further funding information from Staffordshire County Council can be found here:

Early Years Pupil Premium


We might be able to get up to £302 per year to help with your child’s education. This will be paid directly to the school to support your child's learning.


To be eligible, you must also be in receipt of at least one of the following:



You may also get early years pupil premium if your child is currently being looked after by a local authority in England or Wales or if your child has left care in England or Wales through:

  • adoption
  • special guardianship order
  • a child arrangements order


Check your eligibility here:

Our Staff


The team consists of specialist teachers and qualified early years educators. 


Our Headteacher is Tim Brogan and Deputy Headteacher is Marie Dyche and our Early Years Lead Teacher is Sara Thomas. Our SEND lead - Helen Mulligan - and Family Support Worker - Tom Miller - work closely with the Nursery team to ensure that pupils and their families are supported where it is needed most.


Our Local Governing Body works to ensure that Holy Rosary Nursery sets high standards by ensuring continuous improvement. Governors help us to work closely with parents and the local community.

Call us on 01283 562686 ask our friendly office staff between 8.30am and 4pm or use the 'Contact Us' section below for advice on if your child is eligible for free place or if you are interested in them attending.

Contact Us