Crescent I
The Crescent I Kindergarten (nursery school) is located in a garden flat with two spacious classrooms and an outside space. It was one of the first nursery schools established by The Kindergartens over 25 years ago. Crescent I is
 situated in Balham on Trinity Crescent in a bright, spacious garden flat. There are Two classrooms and a communal space together with a lovely, private garden where the children play every day.
Head Teacher

Mini Jain joined The Kindergartens in 2016. She holds a Bachelor’s degree in Sociology and Psychology and a Master’s degree in Sociology. Mini is also a fully trained Montessori teacher qualified from MCI, London. Prior to joining The Kindergartens, she was teaching for nine years, first at Little Cherubs Nursery School in Kensington and then at Times Nursery School in Fulham as a Deputy Manager.


Crescent I Kindergarten opening hours are 8:45am - 12:15pm. The clubs run until 3:00pm.


We offer a limited number of full day places from 08:45 a.m. – 4 p.m, which will include the 30 funded hours for those families that meet the government eligibility criteria. For children entitled to the free 15 or 30 hours there will be a charge for an agreed additional hours and services package. Please see the 15 and 30 Hour Funding page for more information.

Crescent I Ofsted Report

OUTSTANDING: "Highly dedicated staff provide countless opportunities for children to follow their interests."                                                                                                                               Crescent I Kindergarten, Ofsted Report 2015