Pre-Schools - Term Time Only
- Madginford Pre-School - Madginford Hall, Egremont Road, Bearsted - tel. 01622 739973
9 a.m. - 12 p.m. Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday
9 a.m. - 11.45 a.m. Wednesday
- Tiny Tots Nursery School - King V Memorial Hall, Manor Rise, Bearsted - tel. 01622 736270 (737773 evenings)
9.15 a.m. - 12.15 p.m Monday to Friday
- St Peter's Busy Bees Pre-School - St Peter's Church Hall, Button Lane, Bearsted - tel. 07944275459
9.30 a.m. - 12.15 p.m. Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday
- Pennies Nurseries - Newnham Court - tel. 01622737733 and Hockers Lane - tel. 01622 630207. For more information visit website
3 months to 11 years. Based at Newnham Court and Hockers Lane they provide care from 7.30 a.m. to 6.30 p.m.
Breakfast Club at Newnham Court from 7 - 9 a.m.
After School Club at Newnham Court from 3.15 - 6.30 p.m.
Holiday Club - for children 4-11 years at Newnham Court from 7.30 a.m. - 6.30 p.m. excluding Christmas Day and Bank holidays
There are three primary phase schools within the parish.
The northern sector of the parish has:
- Thurnham Church of England (Voluntry Controlled) Infant School - tel. 01622 737685 - for more information see school website
- Roseacre Juniors (Foundation) - tel. 01622 737843 - for more information see school website
The two schools, although on adjacent sites off the Landway, are quite separate.
The southern sector of the parish has:
- Madginford Primary School, Egremont Road - tel. 01622 734539 - for more information see school website
There are no secondary schools within the parish