Acorn nursery is a small private nursery located within Forestdale Primary School. We are registered to care for 24 children aged 18 months to school age. We open from 7.30am to 6pm, Monday to Friday, 51 weeks of the year. The staff team are experienced practitioners with childcare qualifications, Safeguarding training and First Aid certificates. All staff have a Police records check.
We have an under-threes room, caring for just 8 children and a preschool room for 16 children. Activities are planned to enhance children's learning, following the Early Years Foundation Stage curriculum. A maximum of 15 hours funding a week is available for all 3/4 year old children and some 2 year olds in term time, We work in partnership with parents to provide individual care for your child. From September 2018, we will be opening our baby room, caring for babies from 12 weeks old.
Here are some comments from parents' questionnaires:
"I am very happy with the nursery and my son loves it."
"Thank you for making me feel so welcome. The staff are very professional and friendly"
"My child has learnt so much since she started."
The children have access to an outside play area. We ensure that children play outside every day the weather permits, in accordance with Early Years Standards. Breakfast and snacks are well balanced and tasty which the nursery provide. Lunches are provided by the school's catering service. The children have milk and fruit every day. We provide a named water bottle so your child can have a drink whenever they choose.
For more information and to arrange a visit call Sarah Johnson 020 8768 3434