Parents

How do the parents get involved?

We actively encourage all parents to get involved with the Pre-school. This can be very rewarding. Any help, encouragement and support are greatly appreciated and the children reap the rewards.

Usually most Pre-schools and playgroups have a rota each half term where the parents are asked to stay and help for one session, we don’t insist parents come in (as some parents do work) however we welcome any parents who offer to help. The children are delighted when their parent's stay and it gives them a feeling of security. It also gives you the opportunity to see what your child does when s/he is away from home and what they are learning through play.Staff meet with parents 3 times a year to discuss their child’s development, however parents can request a review meeting at any time to discuss any queries they may have directly with the child’s key carer.

Useful Guides for Parents of New Starters

What to expect on your first day
Parental Involvement

Parents Questionnaire Results

Questionnaire results 2016
Questionnaire results 2015
Summary of results 2014
Questionnaire results 2014

Session Times

We are open from 9am-3pm Monday-Friday. We cater for children aged from 2 years to 5 years, offering all day, morning and afternoon sessions.

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Our Staff

The Secret Garden have experienced, caring and enthusiastic members of staff that are trained suitably with childcare qualifications or are working towards them.

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Contact Us

For further information or to book an open day please contact our Pre-School Administrator, Anna Goldingay on 07759 582307 (Part Time)

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Rights Respecting

The Secret Garden Pre-School has earned an Early Years Rights Respecting Setting Status Level 1!

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