Welcome to Marks Gate Nursery and Pre-School

Our Nursery is open – and we are allowed to increase numbers from 20th July 2020. LEYF is taking bookings in line with Government guidelines to limit cross-infection.

30 hours funded childcare available

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Opening times: 8AM-6PM

Ages taken: Birth-5 years

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Meet the manager

Gemma, Marks Gate manager

My name is Gemma, and I am the manager of Marks Gate Nursery & Pre-School. We are located within the children’s centre, and next to the community centre, library and Marks Gate Infant and Primary schools. We have very close links to the professionals and services within these settings to allow our families to access the great support and services they provide.


020 8724 1305




Rose Lane,
(off Lawn Farm Grove),
Chadwell Heath,

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Chadwell Heath

Bus Routes

62, 296, 362

Fees + Funded Placements

About the nursery

Mark's Gate Nursery and Pre-School provides high-quality care and education for children from birth to birth years and is located in Chadwell Heath.

The nursery has ample space for the children to learn and explore in, while each of the age-appropriate rooms has their own outdoor area where the children can grow their own plants and vegetables.

Healthy, warm and nutritious meals are prepared on-site and support the healthy growth and development of each child. Specific dietary requirements can also be catered for.

The nursery has formed close links with the children’s centre and local schools, where staff work closely together so parents and children gain access to the best specialist support and services available.

*Mark’s Gate Nursery & Pre-School now offer term time only places for funded children: 9am-12pm or 1-4pm.

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Our teachers create opportunities for our children to develop their independence and safely take risks.

Storytime keeps our toddlers engaged and enhances their creativity.

"Plenty of activities are available and food is nutritious and healthy. I'm extremely happy with the progress of my daughter."

G Tinell, parent at Marks Gate

"Since my daughter started she has come on in leaps and bounds; from a little girl that cried before I said goodbye, she has turned into a confident little girl that cannot wait to go and play."

Parent at Marks Gate

"The care provided is really good, the staff are exceptionally attentive and friendly."

Parent at Marks Gate

"My daughter's overall experience was wonderful, she enjoys her nursery time and goes to nursery happy, she had problems with speech and language which improved alot. I am really thankful to staff for all the good things my child learned."

Parent at Marks Gate
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