New Admissions & Session Changes

Nursery & Pre-School Admissions

Admissions and change requests for nursery/pre-school are implemented 3 times per academic year, at the beginning of each term as follows:

Autumn Term – September to December

Spring Term – January to March

Summer Term – April to July

Please note that these terms do not exactly match the standard school terms, but instead follow the Early Years Funding terms as specified by Swindon Borough Council.

Looking for a New Primary School or Nursery Place?

Liden Academy have places for 2 to 11 year olds

Located East of Swindon near the M4 corridor

We are set in beautiful grounds with lots of outdoor space.

Every Day is an Open Day – call us on 01793 531025 to arrange a weekday visit

We also hold termly weekend Open Days 10 am to 12 noon – next scheduled for 20th April 2024

Primary Applications please visit School places and admissions | Swindon Borough Council

Nursery Applications please visit About Nursery – Liden Academy (

For Information on Early Years Funding please visit

See What’s NEW for 2024 on Childcare Choices!