growing and having fun together

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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, open for pre school and out of school (breakfast club, after school club and holiday club) for 48 weeks of the year.

 

We have a team of 12 staff, many of whom 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 via a double door exit at the back of the building for our after school and holiday club.

 

 

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Our Ethos

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 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.

Welcome to Smarties Pre School and Out of School

Children 7

Ofsted URN:  EY434661       Registered charity number 1031476.                                                    

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DIARY DATES

 

19th November 12.30-2pm - Smarties Super Squirrels Drop In Session (£.3.50 per child) - CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFO

 

 

16th November - Donate a raffle prize and Wear something spotty

 

 

14th December 10am - Christmas Performance in church followed by Christmas Cafe at Smarties

 

19th December - Christmas Party

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Smarties is run as a charity and all profits are reinvested back into the setting.  We are governed by a committee of 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.     VOTE SMARTIES IN THE TESCO ROYSTON BAGS OF HELP BALLOT RUNNING THROUGH NOVEMBER AND DECEMBER 2018. (More Info on our Fundraising Page)

 

SMARTIES IS A 30 HOURS FREE CHILDCARE PROVIDER.