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29 November 2015


Acorns Community Pre-school

Location and Contact

Hanover Hall Jennings Road
SO40 3BA
Telephone: 02380 668234
Website: http://www.acornspreschool.co.uk

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Aims and objectives: We are a community run pre-school set up as a registered charity. We provide children from 2 to 5 years the opportunity to learn through play in a stimulating and nurturing environment within the EYFS and OFSTED guidelines. Outstanding Ofsted report 2010.

Services and activities offered: We follow EYFS guidelines to provide continuous provision, setting the standards for learning. Building has with well planned accessibility for children & adults including those with disabilities. A generous inside & outside area our provision includes an outside classroom, planting area, digging & recycle area. We encourage children to enjoy activities by offering interactive learning using inside & outdoor provisions. Flexible starting & collection times. An established qualified team offers good practice by providing a high ratio of staff to children. A keyworker system, first aiders & a trained SENCO Early Years Education Funding for 3-4 yr olds & we are registered to deliver Free Early Years Education to eligible 2yr olds.

Minimum age: 2

Maximum age: 5

Special needs catered for: Each childs needs are assessed individually and can be addressed. All Staff are trained in Special Needs lead by a fully trained SENCO. We work closely with outside agencies such as Portage, Area Inco. We can make referrals for speech therapy.

Charges: Children who are 3 and above qualify for government funding from the term after their 3rd birthday. Children are entitled to 15 hours of government funding. Children below the age of 3 will require to pay a fee, currently £4.30 per hour. Our setting has been accepted to take Two Year Old Funded Children.

Times: Monday – Friday (Term time only) Flexible Hours* Start Times: 9:00, 9:30, 12:00 Collection Times: 12:00, 2:30, 3:00

Public speaker: No

Last Updated

03 December 2014


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