(Just a few minutes walk from the village centre)
We are an Independent Nursery and feed into all the
Cranleigh schools and many outlying village schools, both state and public.
Currently our fees are £6.50 an hour, with no 'Top-up' fees at all. We have been judged 'Outstanding' for 3 consecutive Ofsted Inspections
Please use the Contact Us page for more information, or to arrange a visit.
The Acorn Nursery School is looking for a qualified Early Years Practitioner. Applicants MUST have a Childcare qualification and have Keyperson experience. Please apply to email@example.com An Enhanced DBS will be required as will referemces. Safeguarding training will be given. Please send your CV to firstname.lastname@example.org or use the Contact Page
We are very happy to accept registration enquiries for September 2021. We are excited to be opening our indoor classrooms again now, we will still be spending lots of time outside, in our safe, exciting outdoor environment.
Do check out our Facebook page for Storytime sessions and activity ideas
Stay Alert and Stay Well
We are open Monday to Friday from 08.00 for Breakfast Club, if there is sufficient take-up, or 08.30 or 08.45 for Early Bird Drop-off, with nursery starting from 9.00 for 3, 4, 5 or 6 hours. We aim to be as flexible as possible to suit you and your child.
We offer from 3 to 30, flexible hours each week.
We are a Traditional Nursery School, with all our
Learning through Play
WE HAVE A FOREST SCHOOL PROFESSIONAL TRAINED LEADER AND
ALL OUR PRE-SCHOOL CHILDREN AND OLDER CATKINS ATTEND FOREST SCHOOL SESSIONS
for the the 3rd consecutive inspection, 2011, 2015, 2019
Owner/Manager, Pauline Crowder says "Our amazing Early Years team and the wonderful children in our care, were very happy to show our 'Outstanding' setting off to the Ofsted Inspector at our recent Inspection. We're particularly delighted with one of the comments made " Children are highly motivated learners and demonstrate exceptional levels of inquisitiveness. They thrive in the well-resourced and stimulating environment where staff offer a wealth of exciting opportunities to explore and investigate." The Inspector also commented "Children are excited to learn and are extremely well prepared for the move to school".
Caring for and educating children since 1990
Our aim is to provide a high quality early education and childcare service in a stimulating, caring, safe and secure environment.
We believe that all children should be given the opportunity to experience the very best possible start to their education.
We aim to help prepare each child to be confident, independent and self-motivated, having helped them to develop key learning skills such as listening, speaking, concentration, persistence and
We will do our very best to ensure that the children leave our nursery having established solid foundations on which they can build. This will help to ensure that they continue to flourish throughout their school years and beyond.
For School Year Dates and Ofsted Reports check out 'ABOUT US'
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