My name is Angela Messenger. I am an Ofsted registered childminder and I provide professional childcare in the Welwyn Garden City area for children aged 0-14 years. My setting is a quality home-based,friendly, safe and fun environment for your child to be part of.
Circles Montessori day nurseries are located in Hertfordshire, covering Hertford, Knebworth, Welwyn and Welwyn Garden City. Our aim is to provide a unique and fun learning environment using theMontessori approach to grow and develop the children and provide a caring, flexible environment. Circles have facilities to cater for children aged 6 months - 5 years. We help develop their sense of independence, ability to think and make decisions for themselves, and to be responsible for their actions.
Footsteps in Welwyn Garden City provides a high quality pre-school education that nurtures the child into a self-aware individual who respects the needs of others. We aim to help prepare the child forschool based education in a safe, fun and happy environment, laying the foundations for their future learning. We hope you enjoy reading about Footsteps Pre-Nursery on this site.
We believe that every child is unique and will grow at his or her own pace. Giving parents great joy and making them proud while their child is achieving higher development stages makes the essence ofour mission. We believe in a personality and individuality of every child and value them greatly with full respect to their preferences and cultural background, religion and beliefs.
We have lots of exciting activities planned for this half term, including our fun morning on Wednesday 8th July and Sports Day on Monday 13th July. In the Nursery, we are learning about mini beastsand have a visit to Skyswood School's environmental garden on Thursday 18th June. In the preschool, we are looking at animals-the week beginning the 8th June is pet week!
Located at the award-winning Willows Farm Village your child will enjoy the highest standards of childcare in which to develop and gain their early years experience in a stimulating countrysideenvironment - yet only 200 metres from junction 22 of the M25. Working in partnership with Kids Play Childcare, our qualified and caring staff ensure you receive regular feedback from your nominated key person to keep you up to date with your child's progress.
Your child will come to a safe, friendly, caring and open household. Your child will be given every opportunity to be involved in all types of learning and interactive activities. These could beanything from acting and role play, to cooking, arts and crafts, music or even outings to parks, playgroups, libraries and local places of interest. All activities support the new Early Years Foundation Stage guidelines set out by the government in September 2012.
We have a maximum of 24 children cared for at any time throughout the day, aged between 3 months and 5 years. We open from Monday - Friday 7:30am to 6:30pm, 52 weeks a year offering half and full daysessions. We have been awarded a Grade 2 (Good) by Ofsted and our aim is 'Putting Childcare First'.
Our nurseries are organised around different age groups of children. The children in our day care learn and develop very well in our safe and secure nursery environment. They are happy and respondwell to the wide range of activities planned for their time at the nursery. We also place great importance on the interaction between our nursery staff and parents. We provide a wide range of play activities which enable the children to reach their goals.
At Grasshoppers we appreciate that choosing the right nursery for your child is of paramount importance. We offer quality full-time or part-time childcare for children aged from 3 months to 5 years.We provide safe, stimulating play and learning in the company of other children under the constant guidance and tuition of our fully qualified nursery nurses and experienced nursery assistants.