The A House Pre School opened in September 2002 and has over the last 10 years expanded its hours and services to meet the increasing demand for high quality childcare in the village of Hassocks, West Sussex.


Over the years the A House has earned its excellent reputation by its commitment to investing in its staff and equipment, building parent/carer partnerships and ensuring it delivers a rich and exciting curriculum to meet each individual child’s needs.

A House Pre School rear Inside The A House Pre School
A House Pre School rear Part of the outside play area
Part of the outside play area

A beautiful purpose built pre school with a spacious play room, sensory garden, playground and large grassed play area as well as an allotment.


The A House offers sessions over 38 weeks
(term time)

The pre school is open from 8.30am to 3pm

Set sessions are:
Mornings    9.15 - 12.15
Afternoon   12 - 3
and All day  9 - 3
(Parents with school children can pick up from 2.45pm)

8.30am drop offs by arrangement.


The Pre School is registered to accept Nursery Education Grant as well as two year old funded children. The A House also accept a range of Employment Voucher Schemes, it is also registered with the government child care scheme.


Staff are highly qualified and experienced and The A House employs an Early Years Teacher, a qualified teacher a Level 4 manager and a graduate in training. Other staff members are qualified to a Level 3 in Early Years. All staff hold DBS checks and are all first aid trained and qualified.