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A successful day nursery and kindergarten offering a nurturing environment maintained by our experienced team of teachers and providing the perfect conditions for children to explore, discover and become happy, confident learners.

Playing in leaves

Leaves and Fun

map work

Working with puzzle maps

Sand tracing

Tracing letter shapes in a sand box

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Discounts available for employees of:

  • Rolls-Royce plc
  • NHS and Royal Derby Hospital

stay and play

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Key facts

  • Childcare available up to 48 weeks of the year.
  • Open 8.00am to 6.00pm
  • Assessed as GOOD by Ofsted
  • Funded places available for 2,3 & 4 year olds
  • Montessori trained staff
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Toddler Community

  • 12 months to 3 years
  • Led by Mrs Marvill (Montessori Assist. Cert. & NVQ3 in Childcare)
  • Free places for qualifying 2 year olds
  • Flexible attendance patterns
  • Warm and homely setting
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Children's House

  • 3 years to 5 years
  • Led by Mrs Higgins (Montessori Diploma & NNEB Cert in Childcare)
  • Extensive set of Montessori equipment
  • Beautiful rooms support free-flow
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Holiday Care

  • Good rates for care at half-term
  • Summer club
  • Reunion for older pupils
  • Relaxed and fun
  • Extensive and safe gardens

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