Lancashire County Council seeks to ensure that as many 3 and 4 year old children as possible are offered 15 hours of nursery education.

For further admission information through our local authority Lancashire County Council, please click on the link below:
LCC Nursery School Education

Basnett Street Nursery School offer up to 15 hours per week of provision. This is delivered either in the morning or afternoon sessions. The allocation process for nursery places is undertaken by the nursery school following LCC admission criteria. If you wish to apply for a nursery place for your child, you should contact the nursery directly. If there is not an available place, you will be placed on the waiting list. 


Admission to Nursery

We are now registering new children. To avoid disappointment please come and visit our outstanding nursery and complete the registration form to secure your child's place September Term.  Application forms are available from the nursery and should be returned to the school with your child's birth certificate any supporting documentation as soon as possible. 

Basnett Street Nursery School in partnership with The Chatterbox Club can offer:

  • 16 places x 30 hour sessions through joint working with The Chatterbox Club. 

Lancashire County Council admission criteria will be followed. Please see Admission Policy.

Admission Policy

Nursery School Admission Form

Lancashire County Council Nursery School Admission Booklet


 The Next Step - Admission to Primary School

Please follow the link and instructions on how to apply for your child's place in Primary School:

  • Enter the link:
    Press ‘apply for a school place for September (on the right hand side)
  • Press ‘apply for a Primary School place.
  • Scroll down to 3 and press ‘start your application’.
  • Register to apply online (you must have an email address)


Please click on the links below for information on our feeder Primary School:

Barden Primary School  

Briercliffe Primary School

Casterton Primary School

Heasandford Primary School

Reedley Primary School

St James' CofE Lanehead Primary School

St Johns' RC The Baptist Primary School

St Marys' RC Primary School

Stoneyholme Community Primary School

St Peters' CofE Primary School

Worsthorne Primary school