Ilminster Avenue

Nursery School
About usVision and Values


Ilminster Avenue Nursery School is rated ‘Good’ with ‘Outstanding’ features by Ofsted. We offer a high-quality learning environment and highly qualified staff to give our children the very best start in life.

We are a busy nursery with 200 children with a specialist provision of 12 spaces for children with severe and complex special needs.

If you would like your child to have the best start in their learning please get in touch!

Our classes

Read about all our class rooms!

About Ilminster Avenue

Welcome to our wonderful inclusive mainstream nursery and specialist nursery in the heart of Knowle.


How to apply for a 2 Year old Place

Our Raindrops Room is specifically for 2 year olds. Free education and childcare for 2-year-olds Your 2-year-old can get free childcare if you live in England and get one of the following...

How to apply for 30 Hour Free Childcare

You may not know but many families are entitled to 30hrs free childcare. Eligibility Your eligibility depends on: if you are workingyour income (and your partner’s income, if you have one)your child’s age and circumstancesyour immigration status You can get 30 hours...

Meet our Acting Head Teacher

I am very excited to be joining the Ilminster Avenue Community! My name is Mandy Collier-King and I am your Acting Head teacher. I was the Acting head teacher of St Werburgh’s Park Nursery School, central Bristol, previously. I am “Bristol born and bred” and have been...