what have we been up to?
Our Thatcham nursery is looking great, below are some photos of just a small selection of activites that children can enjoy both inside and out.
30 Hours Free Childcare
From September 2017, some three and four year old children will be eligible for 30 hours a week free childcare (term time only).
We will be offering the 30 hours free childcare across all our nurseries on a variety of session times both term time ad all year round.
To find out if your are eligible you need to check this by logging onto https://childcare-support.tax.service.gov.uk/par/app/applynow.
If you think you maybe eligible from September 2017, you will need to check your eligibility before the 31st August 2017 to qualify for the funding in the Autumn Term.
New Nursery Thatcham
We are very excited to announce that we have a new nursery opening in Thatcham at the end of April. Further details to follow shortly.
Our New Nursery in Crown Heights is Now Open
Look at the pictures of our pumpkins that the staff and children decorated for Halloween. They were all so good they each won a prize!
Nursery World Awards 2014
We are thrilled we won at the Nursery World Awards 2014. 'Provision for 2 year olds'. Well done to our Toddler Room and all the staff at the nursery for their commitment to providing amazing care.
Our preschool children took to the stage to perform their Christmas play.
We are turning heads with our new turtle kiddy bus. Our Teenies and babies are really enjoying getting out and about.
Our end of term party to say farewell to our school leavers. The children had great fun celebrating together.
Text Messaging Service
We have recently launched a parents text messaging service, so that in the event of a critical incident we will be able to communicate instantly with all parents.
We are very proud to announce that on Wednesday 25th February we had our routine Food Hygiene Inspection and we maintained our 5 Star rating. This is the highest award that you can get.
The inspector was so impressed at the standard of cleanliness and organisation in the nursery kitchen, that she has requested we share our practice with local restaurant owners so that they could learn from our policies and hygiene procedures.
Staff and children joined together to carve out pumpkins at Halloween.
The children loved the visit by the local police who gave a talk on
Children enjoying the farm on our nursery open day...
Our Nursery Recently Took Part In The Chick Hatching Experience
The children watched over a two week period as eggs hatched
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