Our preschool building can be found on street level and is spread over 4 floors to accommodate up to 32 children each day. The building comprises of a ground floor kitchen, messy/meal time space and a designated area for children’s cookery. Two further classrooms for 2 to 3 year old’s can be found on the first floor along with children’s toilets, a home corner, construction area, numeracy and literacy area’s as well as a sleep room, the same can be found on the 2nd floor along with a discovery area and a raised book corner. We have 6 members of staff in this building who maintain a ratio of 1:4 for 2 to 3 year old’s and a ratio of 1:8 for 3 to 5 year old’s. The main office and staff room can be found on the 4th floor.
We also run a care home initiative with Osborne Court Care Home in Bedminster. Our preschool children visit the care home every fortnight to spend time with the elderly residents. It has been such a success that BBC Points West and the One Show ran a story on us, please see the points west clip below.