We are delighted to announce that following an inspection in March 2017 Brunswick has once again been designated as Outstanding!

Staff are committed to promoting children’s learning and well-being and want the very best for all children’

 ‘Children thrive and develop as confident learners who are well prepared for the next stage of their learning’

 ‘They show natural curiosity and develop new knowledge, skills and understanding very quickly’


Brunswick Nursery School, Young Street, Cambridge

Currently, all 3-4 year olds are entitled to 15 hours per week of government funded education/childcare during term time.  From September 2017 children of working parents may be eligible for an additional 15 hours a week (30 hours free entitlement).  To find out if you are eligible please visit the Cambridgeshire County Council website.

We are open 8.00am – 5.15pm. Download your application form from the Applying for a place section on the website or ring the school office.

First opened as a ‘Ragged School’ in 1854, Brunswick is a very popular Local Authority funded Nursery School, offering free places for 80 children aged between three and four years old with the option of purchasing extra care between 8am and 5.15pm.

We hope your association with this Nursery School will be a very happy one.

Bad Weather Closure Information

We try to keep the Nursery open through bad weather. The best way of finding out about school closure is to check the county council website or to listen to the local radio: The information you need to check is below: www.cambridgeshire.gov.uk (on the front page of the website under schools is a link to the school closures page). The following radio stations give regular updates:

  • BBC Radio Cambridgeshire (96.0)
  • Heart FM (103)
  • Star Radio (107.9/1)

Contact Details

Brunswick Nursery
Young Street

Tel: 01223 508790
Email: office@brunswick.cambs.sch.uk