Easter Holidays

Nursery will re-open on Tuesday 29th April.

We hope you enjoy the holidays.


Customer Satisfaction Survey

Please complete our customer satisfaction survey to let us know what we are doing well and what we could improve on.


Thank you


Nursery Sessions from September 2014

Everyone should have received details about nursery sessions for September 2014. Children who turn 4 between September 2014 and August 2015 have been sent confirmation of their nursery sessions. Children who turn 3 between September 2014 and August 2015 should have received a letter from us asking what sessions they would like.


If you haven't heard from us and were expecting to please contact our admin team on 01535 275534 or email us on This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .


Thank you.



Mother's Day 

We hope you all had a lovely mother's day.

If you have any photos of your plant pots and the people that received them that you'd like to share with us please email them to This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .


Levi's mother's day plant pot                   Freddie giving his plant pot to mum

levi2                freddie                                  

 Isla giving her plant pot to mum




Changes to Year 1 Sessions from September 2014

From September 2014 we will be extending our Year 1 nursery session to 3 hours.  The cost of the sessions will then be the same as the Year 2 rate of £14.78.

Thank you


Nursery Open Mornings

We have 2 open morning's planned over the next few months for Year 2 children. All Year 2 children and their parents/carers are invited. if it isn't your child's usual day at nursery parents and carers must stay with the child.


Change & Growth - Tuesday 13th May from 9am until 11.30.

Fathers, dad or uncle day open day - Monday 16th June from 9am until 11.30. We will have lots of male friendly activities. Details will follow nearer the date.


Holiday Club

Did you know that there is a holiday club available in Wilsden Village Hall during the school holidays? They are registered to take children from age 3 and over and they are open from 8am until 5.30pm

They have a club during the Easter holidays from 14th to 25th April (excluding bank holidays). If you are interested please email This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it or ring 07717 250433.


Year 2 - Shape Challenge

This week we are looking at shape and thought we could have a bit of a challenge!  How many different shapes can you include in a lunchbox?  Let your child help to pack their lunch - you could include different shaped sandwiches, biscuits, fruit, cake - let your imaginations run wild and be creative!


Year 1 Admissions

We will shortly be starting to look at September 2014 admissions for Year 1 children which is for children born between 01/09/2011 and 31/08/2012.

If you haven't done so already, please complete and return our Admissions Form so we can register your child's details on our records.



You can now find us on facebook






Winter Weather

Please ensure that we have your mobile number.  If we are closed due to bad weather we will issue a text message advising you.


Wellies & Waterproofs and spare clothing

Can you please ensure that you send your child with the appropriate clothes for outdoor play e.g waterproof suits and wellies.  Also please could you provide a spare set of clothing each day in their pump bag too, as we play out whatever the weather at nursery.  


Yellow Moon

Shop from 1000s of arts & crafts, toys & gifts on Yellow Moon's website.  We also have a few catalogues available to pick up in nursery.  

Buying from Yellow Moon helps raise funds for nursery.  Click on the link below to browse their website.  

Please quote source code SWI10597 when you place an order.



Footwear and Pump Bags

Please send your child to nursery in shoes with velcro fastenings.  Laces are a trip hazard and also stop your child being able to dress themselves  independently Please can we politely remind you to send your child each day with a pump bag containing a change of clothes including.

  • socks and underwear
  • waterproof clothing ie trousers and raincoat
  • wellies


Are you concerned about your childs Speech and Language Development 

If so Speech and Language Therapyy Drop In Sessions may be of interest to you.  This is where you and your child can see and have a talk with a Speech and Language

Therapist about you concerns. Venue is Canalside Health Care Centre, 2 Kingsway, Bingley, BD16 4RP Tel: 01535 295652.   

All sessions take place on a Wednesday from 9.30 am until 11.30 am.

Dates are as follows:  5/3/14, 2/4/14, 7/5/14, 18/6/14, 16/7/14


Selective Mutism 

Some children are more than just "shy".  They may have a real fear of talking in different places, or with different people.  If children talk happily at home, but not in other siturations, they could have Selective Mutism.  If you are concerned then please contact the Speech and Language Therapy Dept, Canalside Health Care Centre,

2 Kingsway, Bingley, BD16 4RP Tel 01274 221061 or email This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it


National Autistic Society Branch Meeting Dates

2014 - 27th, Feb 24th, Mar 31st, Apr 28th, May 19th, June 30th


A child's view of our nursery

This picture was drawn by a child in nursery.  When we asked what it was about she said it was a picture 'of the best nursery in the world'.  

We welcome visits from parents or anyone thinking of sending their child to us.  You don't need an appointment, just call in.



Cineworld Autism Friendly Film Showings

Did you know that Cineworld in Bradford have autism friendly film screenings on the first Sunday of every month?  During these screenings the lighting is left on and volume levels are reduced.  Click on the link below to find out further details on their website:-



OFSTED Self Evaluation

We regularly evaluate our setting and we would welcome your comments to help us with the evaluation. We are currently evaluating the following:-

"How well the early years provision meets the needs of the range of children who attend."


You can send your comments either via e-mail to This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it or complete a 'Suggestions' form, these can be found outside of the office door. If you e-mail your comments, please enter 'SEF' in the subject line.

Thank you


Parent/Carer Suggestions

We are always looking to improve the service we offer here at nursery. If you have any suggestions on improvements we could make, please complete a 'Suggestions' and post in our post box. These can be found just outside the office door.




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