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Village Schools

 

Linton C of E (Aided) Infants' School

Contact: Mrs Louise Clark (Headteacher)

Address: Church Lane, Linton, CB21 4JX
Telephone: 01223 891421

Website: www.lintoninfants.com
E-Mail: office@linton-inf.cambs.sch.uk

Notes: Age range 4-7 years.
 

Linton Heights Junior School

Contact: Mr James Puxley (Headteacher)

Address: Wheatsheaf Way, Linton, Cambridge CB21 4XB
Telephone: 01223 892210

Website: www.lintonheights.cambs.sch.uk
E-Mail: office@lintonheights.cambs.sch.uk

Notes: Age range 7-11 years.
 

Linton Village College

Contact: Helena Marsh (Principal)

Address: Linton, Cambridgeshire, CB21 4JB
Telephone: 01223 891233

Website: www.lvc.org
E-Mail: lintonvc@lvc.org

Notes: Age range 11-16 years.
 

The Granta School

Contact: Mrs Lucie Callow (Principal)

Address: Linton, Cambridgeshire, CB21 6JB
Telephone: 01223 896890

Website:
E-Mail:

Notes: Area Special School that serves children with moderate, severe and profound learning difficulties.

 

Other Schools

 

Ashdon Primary School

Contact: Mr G Brown (Headteacher)

Address: Ashdon, Saffron Walden CB10 2HB
Telephone: 01799 584219

Website:www.ashdon.ik.org
E-Mail: admin@ashdon.essex.sch.uk

 

Great Abington Primary School

Contact: Deborah Nicholas (Headteacher)

Address: High Street, Great Abington, Cambridge, CB21 6AE
Telephone: 01223 894400

Website: www.greatabingtonprimaryschool.co.uk/
E-Mail: office@gta.cambs-schools.net


 

Castle Camps Primary School

Contact: Mr Kevin Sheenan (Headteacher)

Address: Church Lane, Castle Camps, Cambridgeshire, CB21 4TH
Telephone: 01799 584270

Website: www.castlecampsschool.co.uk
E-Mail: office@castlecamps.cambs-schools.net


 

Balsham - Meadow Community Primary School

Contact: Nichola Connor(Headteacher)

Address: High Street, Balsham, Cambridge CB21 4DJ
Telephone: 01223 894400

Website: http://www.themeadowbalsham.co.uk/welcome.asp
E-Mail: office@meadow.cambs-schools.net

Notes: Click here for latest OFSTED Reports

 

Community Education

 

Linton Children's Centre

Contact: Debby Jepps

Address: The Cathodeon Centre, Linton, Cambridge
Telephone: 07768 008 919

Website:
E-Mail: Debby.Jepps@cambridgeshire.gov.uk

Notes: The children's centre office is open Wednesday and Thursday 9:30 - 12:00noon and every other Friday at Linton Health Centre from 1:30 - 3:00pm. We are also offering a range of activities for the children, to find out further information please contact our administrator Debby Jepps.

 

Adult Community Learning (Linton Village College)

Contact: Adult Education Office

Address: Linton Village College, Linton, Cambridgeshire, CB21 4JB
Telephone: 01223 891233

Website: http://lvcacl.co.uk/
E-Mail: adult.education@lvc.org

Notes: Lifelong Learning provides a diverse range of leisure and educational courses to meet the needs of the local community. Encompasses local Arts Development services.

 

Linton Workers Educational Association

Contact: Leslie Allison (Secretary)

Address: Linton Village Hall
Telephone: 01223 891154

Website: www.lintonwea.org.uk
E-Mail: secretary@lintonwea.org.uk

Notes: Three courses are offered per year with expert tutors and diverse subjects. Expand your horizons in a relaxed setting with the opportunity to make new friends.

 

Linton IT Club

Contact: Mike Crofts

Address: Cathodeon Centre
Telephone: 01223 893619

Website: www.lintonit.org.uk
E-Mail: mikecrofts at gmail.com

Notes: Provides tuition on computers and access to the internet. Meet Tuesday evenings at 7pm at the Cathodeon Centre.

 

Pre-School

 

Chestnuts Playgroup

Contact: --

Address: Cathodeon Centre
Telephone: 07817 069696 (term time only)

Website: www.chestnutplaygroup.btck.co.uk/
E-Mail: admin@chestnutplaygroup.org.uk

Notes: Provides pre-school childcare and education. Meets in the Cathodeon Centre, Monday - Friday 9.30-12.00. Optional Lunch Club 12.00 - 1.30pm Tuesday - Thursday

 

Linton Granta Playgroup and Toddler Group

Contact: Vanessa Webb

Address: Linton Village College, Cambridge CB21 4JB
Telephone:

Website: www.lintongrantaplaygroup.org.uk
E-Mail: info@lintongrantaplaygroup.org.uk

Notes: Our playgroup is for pre-school children aged 2½ to 4 and runs every day (in term time) from 9.30am to 12am, with additional extended lunchtime sessions available. We run a separate drop-in toddler group.

 

Tots in Tow

Contact:

Address: Linton Village Hall
Telephone:

Website:
E-Mail:

Notes: Weds 10 -11.30am in term time. A warm welcome awaits at this group for carers of babies & pre-school children. Expectant mothers are also very welcome. Nominal charge per family.

 

Abington Pre-school

Contact: Kate McDowell

The Annexe, Great Abington Primary School, High Street, Great Abington
Telephone: 07974 051871 or 01440 786285

Website:
E-Mail: jc@roddom.com

Notes: Open Monday - Friday 9 am to 2.45 pm for 2 1/2 to 4 years. For children in their pre-school year can be used in conjunction with the after-school club for wraparound care from 8 am to 6 pm.

 


Ashdon Pre-school

Contact: Kirsty Curtis

Ashdon Village Hall, Radwinter Road, Ashdon, Essex CB10 2ET
Admissions and Fees Officer 07554356528

Website: www.ashdonpreschool.co.uk
E-Mail: ashdonpreschool@googlemail.com

Notes: Supervisor: Mrs Sue Cowling
Opening Hours:
Monday 9-1
Tues 9-1
Wed 9-3pm
Thursday(Forest School) 9.30-12

Ashdon Preschool has been serving the local community for nearly 40 years. We offer weekly forest schools sessions, daily visits to the village primary school for lunch and other activities, our own allotment and much more. Our experienced staff take pride in providing high quality care and education for our children (Ofsted graded good in all areas).

Ashdon Pre-school takes children from 2yrs to school age.



Little Hands Nursery

Contact: Marion Kelly

Unit 5, Three Hills Farm, Bartlow, Cambs, CB21 4EN
Telephone: 01223 897945

Website: www.littlehands.co.uk
E-Mail: lh-bartlow@btconnect.com

Notes: Opening hours are 9am-4pm during term times, with the option of 9am-4pm during holiday periods, for 2-4 year olds.  We can take up to 7 year olds for Holiday Club.  We also offer an early start, 8.30am, or a late finish, 4.30pm.  We provide high quality education and care using experienced staff working within a 1:4 staffing ratio.  Please phone if you wish to book an appointment to see Little Hands in action.

 

Buttercups Community Pre-school

Contact: Kirsty Taylor (Pre-school Leader)

c/o Meadow School, High Street, Balsham, Cambridgeshire, CB21 4DJ
Telephone: 01223 894608 or 07779391335

Website: www.themeadowbalsham.co.uk/pre_school.asp
E-Mail: buttercupspreschool@yahoo.com

We are a community pre-school based in our own building on the Meadow School site in Balsham. We are rated as OUTSTANDING by OFSTED and are open from 9am to 3pm every day except Wednesday when we open until 12pm. We provide a caring and welcoming environment where children can develop their imaginations and build friendships through creative and interactive play. We follow the early years curriculum and work closely with the school as the children get older. Come and see what we can offer you and your child.


West Wickham Daisy Chains Preschool

Contact: Jane Jackson

Address: West Wickham Village Hall, High Street, West Wickham CB21 4SH
Telephone: 01223 290512   Mobile: 07943 866294

Website: www.daisychainspreschool.co.uk
E-Mail: daisychains.westwickham@gmail.com

Notes: Daisy Chains Preschool is open Monday to Friday 9.30am till 12pm for 2 to 4 year olds in the local vacinty. The setting offers curriculum based learning conforming to the new Early Years Foundation Stage along with excellent play facilities in a fun, friendly, safe and secure environment. To find out more, please refer to our website or contact Susan Harrow our Pre-School leader to arrange a visit.

 

Nurseries and Childminders

 

Ashdon Childrens Nursery

Contact:
Mrs Annette Bel
Address: Hill Farm, Radwinter Road, Ashdon, Saffron Walden CB10 2ET
Telephone: 01799 584881

Website: www.ashdonchildrensnursery.com
E-Mail: info@ashdonchildrensnursery.com

Notes: A popular childrens day nursery site for over 20 yrs. Open all year, 8am to 6pm. Flexible sessions babies from 3 months to 5 yrs - up to 8yrs during school holidays.

 

Julie and Jo's Childcare

Contact:
Julie Dixon
Telephone: 01223 891051
E-Mail: julie_and_jo_childcare@yahoo.co.uk

Notes: Ofsted registered childminder with fully qualified staff and over 18 years experience.
Mon-Fri 7.30am - 6.00pm
Breakfast Club and Afterschool Sports Club available
Childcare Vouchers and Funding Accepted

 

Linton's Little Explorers

Contact: Cheryl Ellam

Address:
Telephone: 01223 894464

Website:
E-Mail:l_l_e@hotmail.co.uk

Notes:
Ofsted registered. Experienced and fully Qualified staff
Member of the Professional Association for Childcare and Early Years (PACEY)
Free Education Funding for 2yrs and 3-4yrs
Childcare Vouchers accepted
Mon to Fri 7.30-6pm (negotiable)
Breakfast Club, Afterschool Club and Holiday Club

 

Smiths Children

Contact:

Address: Six Mile Bottom Road, West Wratting, Cambridgeshire, CB21 5NE
Telephone: 01223 291147

Website: www.smithschildren.co.uk
E-Mail: smithschildren@hotmail.co.uk

Notes: We are a home based Child Care Service based in West Wratting, Cambridgeshire, offering childcare places for children aged 0 - 8 years of age.

 
After School Clubs

 
Linton Out of School Club
Contact: Ceri Smith

Address: Cathodeon Centre
Telephone: 07774 455514

Website: www.losc.co.uk
E-Mail:

Notes: Provides after-school care until 6pm every school day and full day sessions during school holidays and half-term.
 
Ashdon Kids Club
Contact: Mrs Joyce Osgood

Address: Ashdon Primary School
Telephone: 01799 584219 (School Office) 07852 928307 (Kids Club Mobile)

Website: www.ashdon.ik.org and click on the Ashdon Kids Club link
E-Mail: admin@ashdon.essex.sch.uk

Notes: Ashdon Kids Club is a before-and-after school club offering high quality childcare to the community. It is open for Breakfast Club from 8.00-9.00am each week day and for After School Club from 3.30-5.30pm Monday to Friday (except Wednesday Tea Club which stays open until 6pm).

 
Abington After School Club
Contact: Keitha Bryce-Smith

Address: Abington Primary School
Telephone: 01223 870632

Website:
E-Mail: kbrycesmith@aol.com

Notes: Open Monday to Friday 7.45 to 8.45 and 3 - 6pm term time only. Holiday Club runs during school holidays and some Bank Holidays.

 

Private Tuition

 

Kumon Maths and English

Contact: Karen Tumber

Address:
Telephone: 01223 893578

Website: www.kumon.co.uk
E-Mail: Linton@kumoncentre.co.uk

Notes: Maths and English after school programmes. The Kumon study programmes are aimed to encourage independent learning and are suitable for students of all abilities from pre-school level to 'A' level.

 

Frances Howard Singing and Piano Tuition BA(Hons) ALCM CTABRSM

Contact: Frances Howard
Telephone: 01223 892001

E-Mail: franjh@btinternet.com
Notes: One to one lessons in either singing or piano. All ages welcome. Lessons offered in classical piano, classical singing, music theatre and pop vocals.

 

English for non-native speakers

Contact: Murray Jacobs

Address:
Telephone: 01223 890096

Website:
E-Mail: murrayjacobs@hotmail.com

Notes: Experienced and qualified English tutor offers private lessons in the Linton area. Free trial lesson - to see if my style is suitable for you.

 

Learn Spanish at Home

Contact: Susan Hodges

Address:
Telephone: 01223 891521

Website:
E-Mail: sjhmac2@yahoo.co.uk

Notes: Teacher will come to your home. Free initial assessment/consultation.

 

Sarah Rosewell - Soprano

Contact: Sarah Rosewell

Address:
Telephone: 01223 894861

Website:
E-Mail: sarahrosewell@hotmail.com

Notes: Singing Lessons.