Newtown Pre-school

YMCA Pre-school Newtown offers high quality care and support to children within the community in Southampton.

Our pre-school welcomes 2-5 year olds and offers 2 year funded places. Located next to Maytree Infant School and an exciting adventure playground, the setting benefits from a lovely bright playroom and a large secure outside area with safe access into the adventure playground.

Opening Times

YMCA Pre-school Newtown is open term-time Monday – Friday from 8:00am – 6.15pm.

We would love to meet you

Please come and take a look around, meet some of our staff, and find out how we can help to inspire your child.

If you would like more information relating to this new pre-school in the centre of Southampton, or would like to have a chat about a place for your child, please contact us and we will be happy to discuss your requirements.

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Opening Times

YMCA Pre-school Newtown is open term-time Monday to Friday from 8:00am – 4:00pm.


We are registered for thirty 2-5 year olds. You can enrol your child, or make an enquiry by calling us on 02380 221260, or emailing us newtown@ymca-fg.org.

Peace of mind

As with all our nurseries, YMCA Pre-school Newtown is Ofsted registered (Ofsted Reg: EY474792) and has a dedicated, well-trained staff team. All staff undergo an enhanced DBS check before commencing employment and we follow up all references and certificates.

Call us to arrange a visit

We are very proud of our Newtown pre-school and would love to show you around.   To arrange a visit, please contact us on 02380 221260.

Our current fees reflect our excellent care.  After your visit, if you decide that you would like your child to join the nursery, you will be asked to complete an enrolment pack (which also includes our price list), a starter pack, and to read and sign our nursery Terms and Conditions.

Free 2 year old Early Years entitlement

We welcome those with an entitlement to 2 year old funding. Southampton City Council will be able to tell you if you are entitled to free childcare for your 2 year old. They have an online application for your convenience.

Free childcare for 3 year olds

All children are entitled to 15 hours of free childcare starting from the term after their third birthday. If your child is almost 3, come and have a chat with us about your requirements.

Contact Information

YMCA Pre-school Newtown’s address is –

Northumberland Road
SO14 0EL

Telephone – 02380 221260

Email – newtown@ymca-fg.org

How to find us

We are located here:
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Take a look at our Autumn term Newsletter 2016 for news and information about what’s happening in the pre-school.

Plus, keep up to date with nursery events and what’s on by following us on Twitter and like our Facebook page.

Families play a huge part in the development of their child and nursery life, we hope you will find the information below useful and will be able to join us for some of our events:

2016 dates Time Event
20 September 10.00am-11.00am Messy & sensory stay & play
23 September 9.30am start Fundraiser – Treasure Hunt walk
12 October 10.0am-11.00am Cooking session stay & play
4 November 1.30pm-2.30pm Firework modelling stay & play
1 December 10.00am-11.00am Christmas decorating stay & play

Our Procedures

We want to work in partnership with parents and carers, and it is important that we are open about what we do and why. Therefore, our childcare procedures are accessible to all.

These may answer some of the questions you might have about us, and how we work, day to day. If you have any queries on any of these procedures, please do not hesitate to contact us.