Ilford Jewish Primary School is a voluntary-aided co-educational school in Ilford, Essex. It was established in 1970 and has almost 400 pupils on the school roll.
The Gan is a 28-place pre-nursery for two to three year olds located in a purpose built nursery block with a staff to child ratio 1:4, and follows the guidelines for the Early Years Foundation Stage for this phase of a child’s development. Children participate in a wide variety of activities including painting, dressing up, sand and water play, book corner and regular story time. There is daily tefilla and Kaballat Shabbat each Friday, and parents are often invited to participate in nursery activities such as Chanukah and Purim mornings. They also join in with whole school activities including culture weeks and celebrations such as Yom Ha’atzmaut.
Places are available as follows:
Monday to Friday: 8.45am to 11.45am (morning session)
Monday to Thursday: 8.45am to 3.00pm (all day)
Children are required to attend a minimum of two morning sessions per week.