Nursery Schools, Nursery and Reception Classes APPG

First Registered: 31/01/2018 • Last updated on: 06/10/2021

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To promote the role of high quality early childhood education in improving children's life chances; and to provide opportunities for parliamentarians to discuss early years policy issues with practitioners and researchers.

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Recent Documents related to Nursery Schools, Nursery and Reception Classes

1. Development Matters
20/07/2021 - Department for Education
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Found: childminders staff in nurseries nursery schools school nursery and reception classes in school The guidance

2. King's Furlong Infant School and Nursery
25/01/2019 - Office of the Schools Adjudicator
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Found: County Council for King™s Furlong Infant and Nursery School, Basingstoke Date of decision: 25 January

3. West Blatchington Primary and Nursery School
15/07/2019 - Office of the Schools Adjudicator
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Found: Council for West Blatchington Primary and Nursery School Date of decision: 15 July 2019 Determination

4. Our Lady of Dolours Catholic Primary School
24/06/2021 - Office of the Schools Adjudicator
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Found: arrangements) for September 2022 to the Office of the Schools Adjudicator. The school is a voluntary aid ed school

5. Jenyns First School and Nursery
28/01/2019 - Office of the Schools Adjudicator
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Found: County Council for Jenyns First School and Nursery , Herford shire Date of decision: 24 January

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Recent Speeches related to Nursery Schools, Nursery and Reception Classes

1. Maintained Nursery Schools
31/01/2019 - Commons Chamber

1: That this House notes that state maintained nursery schools are at the forefront of tackling low social - Speech Link
2: That this House notes that state maintained nursery schools are at the forefront of tackling low social - Speech Link
3: country. In Coventry the head teacher at Hill Fields nursery, Mrs Brinson, is always concerned about the inadequacy - Speech Link

2. Early Years Education Funding
21/07/2021 - Westminster Hall

1: National Day Nurseries Association reveals that nursery closures have increased by 35% in the past financial - Speech Link
2: all-party parliamentary group on nursery schools, nursery and reception classes, so I know that maintained - Speech Link
3: am a regular visitor to Chichester maintained nursery, which does a fantastic job, and I place on record - Speech Link

3. Primary Schools: Nurture and Alternative Provision
13/02/2019 - Westminster Hall

1: considered nurture and alternative provision in primary schools.It is a pleasure to serve under your chairmanship - Speech Link
2: importance of nurture groups, does he agree that schools across our constituencies could be encouraged to - Speech Link
3: proposals to look more at the holistic support within schools, and not only at academic results, are positive - Speech Link

4. Covid-19: Schools
14/05/2020 - Lords Chamber

1: our priority groups. Primary schools will be asked to welcome back reception, year 1 and year 6 children - Speech Link
2: know that it will be challenging, but I know that nursery, school and college staff will do everything in - Speech Link
3: assessment of plans to begin reopening English schools from 1 June and had not been asked to. So much - Speech Link

5. Early Years Settings: Covid-19
12/01/2021 - Westminster Hall

1: with other education sectors.Two local nursery headteachers got in touch with me this morning - Speech Link

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Recent Questions related to Nursery Schools, Nursery and Reception Classes
1. Nursery Schools: Construction
asked by: Luke Graham
10/09/2018
... whether he has plans to allow builders of new nursery school buildings to zero-rate the VAT on building materials and services used in the construction.

2. Nursery Schools: Finance
asked by: Andrew Gwynne
30/11/2017
... if she will extend the provision of supplementary funding to local authorities for their maintained nursery schools beyond 2019-20.

3. Nursery Nurses: Pay
asked by: Tracy Brabin
14/07/2017
... what information her Department holds on the average wage paid to nursery nurses in each of the last five years.

4. Nursery Nurses: Qualifications
asked by: Tracy Brabin
14/07/2017
... what qualifications are held by nursery nurses at each employment level.

5. Schools
asked by: Peter Dowd
08/09/2021
... what estimate he has made of the number of pupils whose choice of school is limited to a faith school; and what steps he will take to ensure pupils have access to a non-faith school.

Latest Questions
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5 Current APPG Officers
Theresa Villiers Portrait
Theresa Villiers
Vice Chair
Conservative - Chipping Barnet
Joined: 10th March 2021
Steve Brine Portrait
Steve Brine
Treasurer
Conservative - Winchester
Joined: 24th February 2020
Contact Details

Registered Contact:

James Daly MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA. Tel: 0207 219 3000.

Email: james.daly.mp@parliament.uk

Public Enquiry Point:

Early Education,, Fountain Court, 2 Victoria Square, St Albans AL1 3TF. Tel: 01727 884 925

Secretariat:

Early Education acts as the group's secretariat. https://www.early-education.org.uk/

Group's Website:

https://www.early-education.org.uk/all-party-parliamentary-group-nursery-schools-and-nursery-classes

Benefits in Kind
Date
5 Feb 2021
Source
Early Education
Description
Secretariat   From : 05/02/2021 To : 04/02/2022
Value
£3,001
Date
5 Feb 2020
Source
Early Education
Description
Secretariat   From : 05/02/2020 To : 04/02/2021
Value
£3,001
Date
16 Jan 2019
Source
Early Education
Description
Secretariat   From : 16/01/2019 To : 15/01/2020
Value
£7,501
Date
16 Jan 2018
Source
Early Education
Description
Secretariat   From : 16/01/2018 To : 15/01/2019
Value
£7,501

No direct financial benefits are on record for the Nursery Schools, Nursery and Reception Classes APPG

Former APPG Officers
Lucy Powell Portrait
Lucy Powell
Chair & Registered Contact
Labour (Co-op) - Manchester Central
Joined: 31st January 2018
Departed: 27th January 2021
William Wragg Portrait
William Wragg
Vice Chair
Conservative - Hazel Grove
Joined: 31st January 2018
Departed: 27th January 2021
Jess Phillips Portrait
Jess Phillips
Treasurer
Labour - Birmingham, Yardley
Joined: 31st January 2018
Departed: 5th November 2019