Nursery Admissions and Fees

We encourage all families who are considering an Albyn Education for their child to attend one of our Open Events or visit us for a tour before submitting their child’s application.   

Once you have decided to apply, the process is simple:   

Step One: Login to our Parent Registration Portal here and complete an application form

Step Two: Our Admissions Team will contact you to confirm your request and discuss availability

Step Three: Offer of a place and a start date

Step Four: Login to our Parent Registration Portal and complete the Acceptance Form

Step Five: Arrange for a pre-start session to familiarise your child with the Nursery

Step Six: Your child’s education journey with Albyn School begins


The admissions process is the same for the sections of the Nursery.  


Nursery Fees 2024-2025

Albyn Toddlers

Term Time Year Round
8am – 1pm £48 £44
1pm – 6pm £48 £44
8am – 6pm £85 £78

Albyn Preschool

Term Time Year Round
8am – 1pm £48 £44
1pm – 6pm £48 £44
8am – 6pm £85 £78

Payment Method: You will be billed monthly in advance for a period of four (4) weeks. This will be payable within 14 days of the invoice date. Payment should be made by bank transfer. 

Lunches: The above fees include lunches and snacks for children attending morning and full day sessions. Snacks are provided for children attending afternoon sessions. 

Extra Sessions: Extra sessions will be charged at the Term Time rate and added to your next invoice. These are non-refundable after the request has been authorised.  

Notices: Should you wish to withdraw a pupil or change your number of sessions we require four (4) weeks’ notice. Failure to provide such notice will result in a fee in lieu of notice for any reduction in sessions. 

Sibling Discount (Only applies in Preschool): 35% discount applies to third and subsequent siblings attending Albyn School (immediate family only). Sibling discounts applicable on, or prior to, 23 June 2022 (namely 5% for a second child and 50% for a third child) will continue to apply, including to subsequent children not yet at the school, whilst at least one child remains continuously at Albyn. 

Funding: Albyn School is an Early Learning and Childcare provider in partnership with Aberdeen City Council. Please note that funding is only available for children aged 3-5. 

Childcare Vouchers: We accept Childcare Vouchers and the Government run tax free childcare payments. 

Terms and Conditions: All other Terms and Conditions apply. 

Get In Touch

If you have any questions about our admissions process or would like to find out more about Albyn School, we would love to hear from you so please get in touch.

"We aim to make the admissions process as smooth and easy as possible.”

- Admissions