Rotherly 0-5 yrs Day Nursery - ‘Westgate’s first rung on the ladder of learning together achieving excellence'

Westgate's Rotherly Day Nursery is a 55 place day nursery situated at The Westgate School, Cheriton Road, Winchester. It is registered to care for 55 children between the ages of 3 months and 5 years.

  • Open Monday to Friday, 51 weeks of the year, 8 am - 6 pm
  • Nursery provision rated 'Good' in all areas (Oct 2014)

Rotherly Day Nursery is based in state of the art, purpose built accommodation on the edge of The Westgate site.  As well as its own large landscaped garden, sensory room and freeflow in/out play spaces, it enjoys use of campus facilities such as the Lower School Library areas, halls, extensive grounds and sports field.

Westgate's Early Years Foundation Stage Leader works with Rotherly colleagues in developing an all through curriculum and seamless transition, particularly for those children joining Westgate's Lower School.  This enables every opportunity for personalised learning and transition support.

Rotherly retains well qualified, experienced and loyal staff who constantly strive to deliver outstanding quality care and FUNtastic learning opportunities ... both inside and out!

Children are nurtured within a play-based curriculum which is broad, planned and balanced, indoors and outdoors, with both adult-led and child-initiated learning. 

We hope you find all the information you need on these pages.  To appreciate our wonderful atmosphere, we encourage visits - please contact us at or 01962 877017 to reserve a place at one of our tour mornings.  If you would like to talk to Nursery Managers about any aspect of the Nursery, please call 01962 877017.