We had our Ofsted inspection & are delighted to be able to tell you officially that we were once again judged to be ‘Outstanding!’

Wise Owl swimming lessons recommenced.

Miss Toni attended a Fire Awareness training course.

Miss Heather attended a Quality Network Meeting

Janet attended an Early Years Professionals’ Alliance meeting, Early Years Improvement Consultation Group (Bolton) & Early Years event for childcare settings. Aspects such as staff training, before and after school provision, challenges facing Early Years setting managers were discussed at these sessions.

Miss Sarah attended moderation of children’s writing.

Early Years Foundation Stage (in-house) training continued with level 2 students.

Initial plans were submitted for the new nursery.

The children have been visiting the allotment on Slater’s field.

We took part in the RSPB Big Garden Birdwatch.

Miss Tracy started Forest School sessions with groups of Busy Bee & Wise Owl children.


Employee of the month goes to:

Miss Lauren for undertaking additional responsibilities & her continued support of colleagues.

Nominations were also made for the following people:

Miss Vicky – supporting a colleague in her hour of need.

Miss Tracy – for her ICT skills.

Miss Lindsay Mc – excellent role as a key person.

Miss Tori – for showing care & concern/using her first aid skills with a member of the public

Miss Terri/Abi/Sarah – for outstanding professionalism.

Miss Hannah – supporting a parent.

Miss Lindsay W – taking on extra responsibilities to support a colleague.