Childcare and Schools

We have provided a summary of the schools and educational facilities available in this area. Please use the links to their own websites for detailed information about each one. 

Pre-school & Nurseries

Little Ducklings Pre-School is set in a large, former primary school in the lovely village of Barnwell, near Oundle. They have a spacious building with a large lawn and a playground. A safe, developmentally-appropriate setting for pre-school children from 2 to 5 years of age. They also provide before and after-school care and holiday clubs that include your older children. Encouraging life-long learning through happy experiences and individually-paced programmes.

Lindum Day Nursery operates from a modern purpose-built building in the grounds of Prince William School in Oundle.children up to the age of five

Small Wonders Day Nursery based in Oundle takes children from 3 months to 5 years in the nursery and 4-8 years in the Out Of School Club/Holiday Club.  

State Schools

Warmington School: We are fortunate to have our own small village school which is a very important part of our village life. Part of a middle school system our village school caters for 5-11 year olds. A breakfast club is run from 07.50 to 8.50 and an after school club runs from 15.15 to 17.15. The school also provides a pre-school for children aged 3 & 4.

Oundle Primary School:  Middle school for 9-13 year olds based on 2 sites, one at Oundle and one at King's Cliffe. There is a bus service to take the children from Warmington to the middle school.

Prince William School: High school for 11-18 year olds situated in Oundle. There is a bus service to take students from Warmington to the Prince William School.

Kings School, Peterborough  A Voluntary Aided Church of England co-ed Secondary school. 

Fee Paying Schools

Laxton Junior School An independent co-ed preparatory school (junior part of the Oundle School below).

Oundle School An independent school offering co-educational boarding and day education, with entry at 11, 13 or into the sixth form

Peterborough High School   An independent School with Nursery for boys and girls aged from 6 weeks to 18 years.

Stamford High School  Stamford School (for boys 11-18), Stamford High School (for girls 11-18), Stamford Junior School (co-ed 4-11), Stamford Nursery (co-ed 2-4), Sixth Form (co-ed 16-18).