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Local nurseries and schools are listed below.

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Nurseries and Pre-Schools

The Rowans Day Nursery (MK Council)

The Rowans Family Centre
13A Moorfoot
Fullers Slade
Milton Keynes MK11 2BD
Tel: 01908 563269
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Hobby Horse Pre-School

Stony Stratford Children's Centre
142 London Road
Stony Stratford
Milton Keynes
MK11 1HQ

Tel: 01908 307585

Acorn Day Nursery

The Stables
Vicarage Road
Stony Stratford
Milton Keynes
MK11 1JA

Adorable Nurseries Ltd

15 - 17 London Road,
Stony Stratford,
Milton Keynes
MK1 11JA
Tel: 01908 571234

Milton Keynes Montessori Pre-School

49D Wolverton Road,
Stony Stratford
Milton Keynes
MK11 1ED
Tel: 01908 565150


Russell Street School

Russell Street School is located in the heart of Stony Stratford and provides education for children aged 3-7 years. Russell Street serves the town of Stony and the surrounding areas. The school has a strong focus on using the local area and provides high quality wrap around care. Regular open days take place throughout the school year, dates are available to view on the school’s website.

Russell Street
Stony Stratford
Milton Keynes
MK11 1BT
Tel: 01908 563148

Headteacher:   Sandra Lewis
Deputy Head:  Jayne van Rooyen

St Mary and St Giles Church of England Aided School

St Mary and St Giles Church of England Aided School is a voluntary aided Church of England School, founded in 1611, to serve the children of Stony Stratford and the village of Calverton.  The school provides education for up to 476 children aged between 3 and 11.  Our South site on Galley Hill caters for Early Years, Infants and Juniors, whilst our North site in King George Crescent is for Junior pupils only.

North Site
King George Crescent
Stony Stratford
Milton Keynes
MK11 1EF
Tel: 01908 562186

South Site
Galley Hill
Stony Stratford
Milton Keynes
MK11 1PA
Tel: 01908 562955

Headteacher: Kate Holland

In terms of numbers we can accept, we have a 26 place nursery which operates mornings only. Then total roll in the next three years is:
2019     506
2020     536
2021     566

The rules for admission at 3+ are:-
Those children who will be four during the school year, that is those children born between 1st September and 31st August, will be admitted to Nursery from September in the term after their third birthday.


The Radcliffe School

The Radcliffe School is situated at the Stony Stratford end of Wolverton and serves Wolverton, Old Wolverton, Greenleys, Hodge Lea, Fullers Slade, Galley Hill, Stony Stratford, Haversham, Castlethorpe, Hanslope, Stacey Bushes and Calverton.

Aylesbury Street West
Milton Keynes
MK12 5BT
Tel: 01908 682222
Web site:

Headteacher: Paula Lawson
Deputy Headteachers: Phil Southwell

After School Clubs

Stony BizKids After School Club & Breakfast Club

Stony BizKids After School Club is for children aged 4+ and based in Swinfen Harris Church Hall on London Road, with walking collection from Russell Street School and St Mary and St Giles C of E Junior School (North Site). The current fees are: £6 per child per one hour session (3-4pm), £12 for a 2 hour session (3-5pm) or £15 for a 3 hour session (3-6pm).

Stony BizKids Breakfast Club is based in the heart of Stony Stratford at Twenty3C Cafe and offers walking drop off to Russell Street and St Mary and St Giles (North Site). Fees are £5 per morning session - 7.30am - 8.30am.   

Children can be registered and booked online at: Contact Becky Piper for more details: 07798 736615 or