Little Houghton Day Nursery is closed from today, although we are doing our best to remain open for children of Key Workers. The government has reissued its safety guidance to keep children at home if at all possible, and only
18 March 2020 Dear Parents We have just heard that the government will force a partial closure of all nurseries from Friday evening until further notice. Only children of key workers and vulnerable children will be permitted to attend from
Choosing a primary school for your little one is a big decision, and one that we are often asked to help with. Here are a few of our thoughts… Where to begin? Start by researching what schools are out there,
At Little Houghton Day Nursery we offer the extended funded scheme which provides three and four-year-olds with additional hours each week. Starting from the term after they turn three years old, all children are entitled to 570 hours of free
Nursery staff at Little Houghton use Treasure Baskets a lot with the babies and toddlers but sometimes it’s the first time that parents may have come across the phrase.
Some pictures from an eventful afternoon in Little Houghton. We were invited to investigate the huge tree that had just been taken down in the village. The guys even cut up some logs for us to take back to nursery!
All 3 and 4 year olds are entitled to free part-time education. The scheme has been up and running for several years now, but the system is often ‘tweaked’ by the government which means that there is still some confusion
A summer holiday can be daunting if you’ve never flown with children before. Our Senior Manager, Heather Clark, has recently returned from her first family holiday abroad with her two nursery-age children. Here are her top tips for all Little Houghton Day Nursery
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