Al-Ikhlaas Primary School
Welcome, and thank you for taking the time to visit our website to learn more about our school. Al-Ikhlaas Primary School is an independent Islamic school situated in Nelson, Lancashire. We offer a focused and purposeful learning environment for children aged 3-11. Our education is based on the National Curriculum and enhanced by Quranic, Arabic and Islamic Studies in an Islamic environment, through the application of the Quran and Sunnah.
Small class sizes, well qualified and experienced staff and committed pastoral care ensure that children achieve their full potential and to reach high standards across a wide range of studies and extra-curricular activities.
We would love you to come and experience the warmth and politeness of the children at Al-Ikhlaas. You will be made extremely welcome here and we invite you to come and visit us to see for yourselves.
We hope that you enjoy your visit to our website, and that you find any information you are looking for. Please feel free to contact the school directly with any queries you may have.
Your child is entitled to 15 hours of free education per week. We welcome children from all the local areas including Nelson, Barrowford, Brierfield, Colne, Burnley and beyond.
- Your child is eligible for the funding from the term following their third birthday.
- The 15 hours is provided from 8.30am to 11.30am and 12.00pm to 3.00pm each day.
- You will be requested to complete a Parent Claim Form each term. You must ensure that you detail any other nurseries that you attend on this form. Failure to complete this form each term will result in a withdrawal of the free place.
30 free hours
Some children maybe eligible for free 30 hours of free childcare from September 2017. The additional 15 hours of free childcare is available for families where both parents are working (or the sole parent is working in a lone-parent family), and each parent earns the equivalent of 16 hours a week at the national minimum or living wage, and earns less than £100,000 a year.
If you would like to look at the nursery or book a place for your child, please contact the school to make an appointment. We look forward to meeting you and welcoming your child into our nursery.
To apply at our nursery download the application form here.
The school has important events throughout the academic year. These include: parents' consultation days, workshops for parents, fundraising events, school trips and much more. You can view our school diary online and stay up to date with all our school events. Click here to view the Online School Diary.