Smarties Pre School
and Out of School
'GOOD' OFSTED RATING SEPTEMBER 2018
We are an established, community based childcare facility in Steeple Morden, South Cambridgeshire, (5 miles from Royston) open for Preschool and Out of School (breakfast Club, After School Club and Holiday Club) for 48 weeks of the year.
The majority of our staff are level 3 qualified and are very experienced. We use the Early Years Foundation Stage Framework as our basis for all of our activities. Our daily routines also consist of plenty of outdoor play (whatever the weather!), story times, free play, themed activities and our well known Smarties 'grown-ups' song. We follow a healthy eating plan offering breakfast, snack times and a hot tea (for our after school club). Children bring their own packed lunches to pre school for our midday meal.
We are located inbetween the village church and primary school. Pre School children have their own dedicated, fully supervised, outdoor play area. We also have direct access to the school playground for our after school and holiday club.
At Smarties we pride ourselves on offering a safe environment where all our children can grow and have fun together. We follow best practice and aim for the highest standards in everything we do. We enjoy integrating with our local community, with the village church, the primary school, our post office and our Village Hall. Our staff regularly undertake training for courses relevant to their particular roles. We give our children a good balance of activities, play time, outdoor play, free time,structure and learning and promote good behaviour and kindness at all times.
We are lucky to be able to provide Forest School sessions to our preschool children
Welcome to Smarties Pre School and Out of School
Ofsted URN: EY434661 Registered charity number 1031476.
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Smarties is run as a charity and all profits are reinvested back into the setting. We are governed by a committee of parent volunteers. Our latest Ofsted report can be viewed here. To view the minutes of our latest AGM click here. To view our Latest Chairperson's report, click here.
SMARTIES IS A 15 & 30 HOURS FREE CHILDCARE PROVIDER. WE ALSO ACCEPT FUNDED 2 YEAR OLDS.