Dear Parents As you may already be aware, we have begun to move away from documenting your child’s development in ‘Profiles’ (the folders we normally show you at parents evening) and have begun using an online system called Tapestry to
We are so pleased that Ofsted have graded us among the best nurseries in the country! For the second time running, we have been awarded the Outstanding grading after inspectors visited us in March 2016. Read what they have to
At Little Houghton Day Nursery we have always been careful to keep processed sugar to a minimum, for example by reducing the amount we put in our homemade cakes and desserts. But current guidelines from the NHS suggests 19g per
Our manager, Heidi, is supported by a Regional Manager who goes by the name of Jo Stainsby. This is one of those facts that not many parents know and although she is happy enough to be an unsung hero, I
The staff at Little Houghton are sometimes lucky enough to receive little gifts at Christmas from our wonderful families. This year I thought it might be nice to share with you why we all think the staff deserve thanks, too.
I’m writing this from JFK airport, midway through my return journey from Orlando. It seems an utterly crazy location for a childcare conference, especially when your business is based in a tiny village called Little Houghton. But my files are
Are they ready to leave Little Houghton Day Nursery? Everything you need to know about your child starting school
If your little one is off to big school in September or you are about to start the application process for them to start next year, the information below may help answer any lingering worries or questions you may have
At Little Houghton Day Nursery, we ensure that we do our very best to protect children who suffer allergic reactions when they eat a certain type of food.
Children develop more rapidly during the first five years of their lives than at any other time. This booklet has been written to help you as a parent know what to expect during these vitally important years by focusing on the seven
It’s been such an exciting week at Little Houghton Day Nursery. Two of our parents run a professional video company (www.richerview.co.uk) and have spent two days with us, filming some of our activities. They’ve turned the footage into a mini-film all