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Where education, care and play go hand in hand.

Welcome to St Philip's Preschool.

We are a privately run preschool, who have been serving the local community of Upper Stratton for over 30 years. All staff are committed to providing high quality care and education in a welcoming environment. 

St Philip’s Preschool Vision

To provide a team of dedicated, caring, courteous and nurturing professionals, that are a positive role models to our children. In a play-based environment which inspires a love of learning and curiosity, where all children are free to explore and develop their own knowledge and become independent learners.

Our staff have a warm, smiling face that makes every child feel special.

We are able to laugh at jokes that we don’t understand, or we don’t find funny.

We have the acting skills of an Oscar nominated Hollywood star, especially when asked to be a superhero/ The Gruffalo or George from Peppa Pig

We have a detailed knowledge of Frozen, Every Superhero... ever, Peppa Pig and the ability to name any dinosaur.

We are able to rapidly and correctly count the heads of numerous moving small people.

We are able to answer numerous questions at the same time.

We are on hand to read stories, wipe noses, play Paw Patrol, or to just sit and chat.

We have an excellent working knowledge of the Early Years Foundation Stage and  have a key focus on child protection,safeguarding and working in partnership with our parents.


This organisation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment”