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Nettlefield Primary School, Radnor Street, Belfast


Welcome to our Nursery page.

We have two full time nursery classes. Nursery 1C is Mrs Cardy’s class and Nursery 2M is Mrs Mackey’s class.

At Nettlefield Nursery learning is play – based and is FUN. This
means that children choose the activity that they
would like to do and learning is supported and
extended by adults in the classroom, as part of their

Learning also takes place in small groups, or whole
class sessions. Nettlefield Nursery have a strong
focus on the whole child so we ensure that your
child is catered for academically, physically, socially and

The Nursery curriculum is underpinned by six areas
of learning, as set out in the Pre-School Curriculum
guidance document issued by the Department of
• Personal, Social and Emotional Development
• Language Development
• Early Mathematical Experiences
• The World Around Us
• Physical Development and Movement
• The Arts

This website is not only a great way of keeping up to date with what is happening in school, but also for highlighting the new skills, experiences, learning and friendships taking place! Please enjoy our news and photographs. 

Remember you can also find more information including a video of our Nursery and 2023 Admissions criteria at 




26th Jun 2024
Claire and Grace brought some animals to show us from Blackberry Farm. We talked...
25th Apr 2024
Local author Kianna Johnston came to nursery and told us about how she used her imagination...
25th Apr 2024
Local author, Kaana Johnston, came to nursery to talk about and read her 2 stories....
7th Mar 2024
We loved dressing up as our favourite character for World Book Day. We read lots...

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