Infant School

Aiming High, Achieving Together

About Us

Merton Pre-School has recently come under the leadership and management of the Governing Body of Merton Infant School.


We aim to provide high-quality care and education for Pre-School children age 2 - 4 years old  in a fun, stimulating and caring environment. The staff work in partnership with parents to help children to learn and develop to their full potential.

We also aim to add to the life and well-being of the local community and offer children and their parents a service which promotes equality and values diversity.

Please contact the Pre-School to arrange a visit. Once you have visited, you are welcome to take an application form to apply for a place. 


Who's Who:

The Headteacher is Mrs Larissa James.

The Deputy Headteacher is Mrs Sophie Durbajlo.

The Chair of Governors is  Mrs Gaye Dove.

The Pre-School Manager is Mrs Claire Parratt.

The Pre-School Deputy Manager is Ms Charmaine Chapman.

The Finance Manager is Mrs Kelly Leadbetter


Early Years Educators are:

Jamie Batten

Paulina Figon

Sam Ross


Merton Pre-School has its own room with two outside areas. It has access to a Forest School area.  Children visit the Infant School library weekly including the enclosed multi-sports pitch for weekly Football sessions.  Children also have access to the Infant School Hall.