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Shaftesbury Nursery School, Belfast
Gaining a place for your child for September 2022. Please phone the school office and we would be happy to give you an appointment time.
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In Shaftesbury Nursery School we aim to nurture a wide range of skills and dispositions through a variety of high quality learning experiences.  Our desire is to offer an excellent and happy nursery education in a welcoming, safe and enabling environment. 

Each individual child is important to us.  We want all children to meet their full potential and become independent and motivated learners as they grow. We seek to do this in close partnership with home.

The motto of our school is 'Little feet taking giant steps.' This reflects the fact that we believe young children are very competent learners and a high quality play-based, early years experience will enable each child to move forward with confidence.

On our site you will find lots of information about our school. Please browse through the tabs.

We are open from 8.15 - 3.30 each day. (Teaching time 8.45 - 1.15.)

If there is anything else that you would like to know and for more information

on applying for a place for your child please contact us:

23-25 Percy Street


Tel: 028 90 321903

Principal: Mrs S. Gillespie


Latest News

18th Nov 2021
Hello Parent/Carer, I am so delighted you are considering sending your little one...
17th Nov 2021

Upcoming Events...

Monday, 24th January 2022
Home Learning Resources (Getting Ready To Learn)
Wednesday, 26th January 2022
Big Bedtime Read bookbags (GRTL)
Afterschools Club - Science investigators!
Thursday, 27th January 2022
Plant and Play -outdoor session
Wednesday, 2nd February 2022
Big Bedtime Read bookbags (GRTL)
Afterschools Club - Science investigators!
Thursday, 3rd February 2022
Plant and Play -outdoor session