Mission Statment

Highest Specifications to Provide the Best Possible Start in Life For Your Child

We understand how important this decision is for you as a parent, so we have an expert team of knowledgeable and friendly staff to help you every step of the way.

Your child’s safety will always be our number one priority. We know you are entrusting the most precious part of your life to our care and we won’t let you down.

We believe that the parents’ role is not diminished when the child starts to go to nursery, but their responsibility in playing an equal part in the education process increases as the child grows.

Our dedicated nursery team is totally committed to each and every child, and are trained to provide the optimum day care experience. Happy staff = happy children.


Rectory Nursery School have created a unique ‘home from home’

environment where your children’s individual personalities are nurtured

and encouraged to develop, set within an acre of land in Corby Old Village, we can offer a stunning and safe provision for your child.

Rectory Nursery School is situated in a spacious, period rectory building. It is set within grounds of approximately one acre, overlooking St John the Baptist Church. It has been purposely designed and renovated to the highest specifications to provide the best possible start in life for your child. The nursery whilst in an idyllic location is only a few minutes drive from Corby train station. Our vision is to provide quality care and education in a safe, caring and stimulating environment where children are actively encouraged to learn and develop skills through education and play. We will work in partnership with parents, Ofsted and the Early Years Setting Improvement Officer. We are committed to making the nursery and preschool years a happy and rewarding experience for every family that we serve.


We follow the Early Years Foundation Stage Curriculum for children 3 months ‑ 5 years. We will promote equal opportunity and ensure children are respected in their individuality. Children in our care will gain confidence, independence and the best start to early education. At Rectory Nursery School we will aim to create a friendly and homely environment for your child where all children will be treated as individuals. Rectory Nursery School will provide a safe and secure setting for your child. It will provide an opportunity for children to learn through play and education as set out within the guidelines laid down by Ofsted. Rectory Nursery School will care for children aged from 3 months ‑ 5 years of age and will provide a unique, large outdoor natural habitat with age-appropriate playgrounds allowing your child to explore the wonderful grounds of the nursery providing freedom and fresh air every day.


Our Location 

Our day nursery in Corby is set in a beautiful building. We are down a small road called The Nook, just off the High Street. 

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Rectory Nursery School,
The Nook,
Corby Old Village,
NN17 1XA


Throughly Enjoys Going To Nursery

My daughter thoroughly enjoys going to nursery and has adapted well to the changes implemented since lockdown. All of the staff are pleasant and always acknowledge my daughter with a smile. Her development has grown at Rectory.

Parent 2020

Very Happy

Staff and management very friendly. My daughter always comes with some new song/poem. We are not English speaking family and they do not stress to my daughter that she does not understand they teach her to understand and speak English. My daughter is very happy to attend this nursery.

Parent 2020

We create a better future for your child by offering:


French and Spanish Classes


Music and Dance Lessons


A Graduation Ceremony


On Site

Forest School




In-House Cleaner and 2 Cooks