Lyoncross Nursery School
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Capacity & Hours

Age Range, Number of Children & Daily Sessions

Hours of Opening

The nursery is open from 8.00 a.m. to 5.45 p.m. all year (except the two weeks at Christmas)

At Lyoncross children can be accommodated from the age of 3 to 5.5 years. The nursery can accommodate 72 children at any time.  There are 2 playrooms and a fabulous outdoor space.

Numbers of children at each daily session and patterns of attendance


Iona Rooms (English Medium)   Morning session                       56 children  

Arran Room (English Medium)   Afternoon session                     56 children  


Harris Room (Gaelic Medium)   Morning session                        16 children

                                                   Afternoon session                      16 children


Full day blocks for children can be accommodated within these sessions.


Daily Sessions

Part-time blocks Morning 8.00am - 12.30/12.45pm
  Afternoon 1.15pm - 5.45/6.00pm
  Full Day 8.00am - 5.45/6.00pm