YMCA Sovereign Pre-school is open and has spaces for new enrolments.
We have worked very hard to follow all the government guidance to ensure that we are a COVID-secure setting, whilst providing a friendly, welcoming space for your children to safely socialise.
COVID-19 Risk Assessment
Our Pre-school risk assessments set out the steps that we have taken to ensure our settings are safe and COVID-secure. Please note, the information contained in this assessment is subject to change dependent on government guidance and other external factors.
View the risk assessments on our Children’s Charter and Policies page
YMCA Sovereign Pre-School in Reigate offers high quality and affordable childcare for children aged 2-5, including free Early Years entitlement places.
Located in the YMCA Sovereign Centre, the pre-school benefits from a lovely bright activity room with arts and crafts area, as well as sensory and soft play rooms. All children have access to our large secure outdoor play area which includes water play, gardening, and physical development through slides, swings, and ride on toys.
The Pre-School follows the Early Years Foundation Stage framework as outlined in this Early Years Foundation Stage leaflet.
YMCA Sovereign Pre-School is open term-time (38 weeks per year) during the following times.
Monday to Thursday | 08:45-14:45
Friday | 08:45-11:45
We also run half-day sessions (minimum of two half-day sessions a week – see below).
Morning | 08:45-11:45 (with optional lunch club session)
Afternoon | 11:45-14:45
Lunch club – an additional lunch club from 11:45-12:45 is available to children booked on a morning half-day session.
£5.50 for 3 year olds and over
£6.50 for 2 year olds
We are proud to be a ‘Good’ pre-school.
“The setting is bright, clean and very well resourced. Children are happy, settled and display high levels of self-confidence and self-esteem.”
Ofsted registration no. EY492198
2 year olds | £6.50 per hour
3-4 year olds | £5.50 per hour
Free Early Years entitlement for 2 year olds
We welcome those with entitlement to FEET funding. Visit www.surreycc.gov.uk/feet to find out more and whether you are eligible.
Free childcare for 3 year olds
All children are entitled to funding for free childcare starting from the term after their third birthday. If your child is almost 3, come and have a chat with us about your requirements.
Peace of mind
YMCA East Surrey is a leading provider of under 5’s activities and out of school childcare, priding ourselves on our inclusive practice. All staff undergo an enhanced DBS check and regularly attend courses to update themselves and keep on top of changing policies. We have staff with specific experience in supporting children with a range of disabilities and learning requirements. Staff ratios are 1:4 for 2-3 years olds and 1:8 for 3-5 year olds in pre-school year.
My child has had such a fun time with you all and I’d like to say a big thank you for your continued support and encouragement towards his development.