From our very youngest babies through to the children preparing
to go to school our staff plan a full range of enjoyable and
stimulating activities to suit all ages and stages of development.
Ladybird Room (0 to
1 years) & Caterpillar Room (1 to 2
years); staff ratios 1 : 3
Our under twos are looked after on the ground floor
with areas for playing, eating and
sleeping. The rooms are bright and provide a warm and stimulating
environment for the children to develop their abilities. There
is a wide range of age - appropriate toys and equipment, and there
is also a dedicated secluded and secure outdoor play area finished
with a special soft, impact-absorbing surface.
(2 to 3 years); staff ratios 1 : 4
Toddlers have their own access areas which are also situated on
the ground floor, which offers facilities for art and
craft and to explore sand and water play. 'Activity Room 1' is
a general play area with a wide variety of toys and activities,
including a Home Corner. The room also opens out onto a large secure
play area which is finished with a special soft impact-absorbing
surface. This area also allows access to the main outdoor play gardens
Pre - School (3 to 5 years);
staff ratios 1 : 8
Children in the age range 3 to 5 years are accommodated in two
large rooms on the ground first floors of the Nursery. These are divided into 'Creative and Activity Rooms' to
enable the provision of activities geared to delivering the
EYFS of the National Curriculum which is planned
around the 7 Key areas of learning.
'Creative Room 2' offers the facilities for art, craft, cooking
and sand and water play. In 'Activity Room 2' we provide toys
and activities such as jigsaws, construction, role play, music,
books, small world and a variety of table top games. The children
also have use of a computer and IT equipment to support their learning.
There is a large outdoor garden with age-appropriate play equipment
for the children to enjoy. The garden is securely fenced and
provides a safe playing environment.
& Holiday Club (4 to 11 years); staff ratios
1 : 8
We provide facilities for looking after children before and after
the school day and during the school holidays. We are able to
take the children to, and collect them from, their schools, and
use a dedicated 7-seater people carrier for schools not within
We offer various activities for the children including use of
the outdoor garden, and can provide quiet facilities for the children
to do their homework if required.
Play Room ("Funtasia")
We also have our "Funtasia" Room
which is a unique soft play facility on the first floor of the
Nursery for the children to enjoy. "Funtasia" has been
designed, and is maintained, to the highest Health and Safety
standards, and use of the Room is structured into the children's
daily activities as appropriate to the age range of the children.