What our Parents and Partners think
Here are just a few recent comments from partners and parents with children at our Portico West End nursery...
"Approachable friendly staff. Staff always available to chat and give feedback on my child. Bright airy room with varied/ well resourced activities and toys"
"As parents we are well informed of child's food, nappy changes etc. There are lots of staff and they are flexible. It's very clean and friendly"
"My boys are very happy at nursery because they can't wait to go in the mornings and would like to go on weekends too"
"The nursery encourage parental involvement which is lovely for everyone" My child's key worker keeps me well informed about my child's development Parents evening is always beneficial and my child's key worker has always been very informative all of the time"
"Observed some lovely outdoor experiences and photos of messy play. Staff have a greater understanding of the purpose of the outdoor resources collections and continue to work on these"
"Very good systems have been established to observe, assess and plan for children's learning, including monthly and termly summative assessments and the recent introduction of data analysis to monitor the progress of different groups of children and support the identification of children at risk of underachieving"
"I would just like to say a huge thank you to both you and Amanda for your valuable contribution to our Level Three Children's Play Learning and Development Programme. We are delighted to have such an effective working partnership with our placement providers. It has been a valuable opportunity for learners to see you in the college as a model of best practice and as an extended part of our team."