Welcome to St Leonard’s Pre-School

Opening hours

Monday 9am – 1pm

Tuesday - Thursday 9am - 2.30pm

Autumn term 2019

Term starts: Monday 9th September
Half term: 21st – 24th October
End of term: Thursday 19th December

Spring term 2020

Term starts: Monday 6th January
Half term: 17th - 21st February
End of term: Thursday 27th March

Covid-19 information:

St Leonard’s Pre-school is currently closed preschool is now closed. We are not able to provide key worker childcare. We are still taking applications for September and would welcome any enquiries either by email or our Facebook page.


St Leonard’s Pre-school provides early years education for children aged 2, 3 and 4 living in the community of St Leonard’s in Exeter, UK.

See the report from our latest OFSTED inspection – the provision of early years education at St Leonard’s Pre-school was rated as GOOD.

See what pre-school parents have to say:

“Lovely, caring staff, great and well thought out topics each week, friendly and welcoming environment”

Absolutely fantastic environment, the team are all wonderful, well managed and very grateful to the committee who give up their spare time and energy”

My child “can’t wait for a Pre-school day!”

My child “loves the activities that are offered in particular music, woodwork, cooking and dressing up, she is relaxed and happy”

“the resources and toys are very good, she loves the books, climbing frame, dressing up clothes, water tray and lots more”

“Tapestry (online journal) is excellent and I also get daily feedback from staff”

We have moved!

Our home is at the Palace Gate Centre.

Find out more about our new home.