General Nursery Questions

1. What makes your nursery different?

Each setting is different. Here are some ways in which KSA Nursery is special:

  • You will join our KSA family. 澳门官方手机赌城的使命是为所有18岁毕业的学生提供上大学的选择,让他们成为快乐和成功的人. This includes becoming part of a community of pupils, 家长和老师因他们共同的奉献精神而走到一起,以获得成功.
  • Brand new, state of the art indoor and outdoor learning environment.
  • 个性化的教学和学习体验,提供丰富、刺激的内容.
  • 每周有机会丰富澳门官方手机赌城的森林学校,音乐和体育专家提供.
  • Knowledgeable, 热情体贴的员工会与您和您的孩子建立积极的关系.

2. Will there be any additional classes my child can take such as languages, dance, forest school or music?

Yes! Children will have weekly sessions including:

  • Forest school and gardening with our qualified Forest School practitioner. Forest school is a holistic, 以儿童为中心的学习过程,在澳门官方手机赌城美丽的林地花园和幼儿园户外空间进行. 森林学校课程以玩耍和探索为基础,培养冒险精神, confidence, teamwork and communication through imaginative, first-hand experiences.
  • Music will involve much singing and musical play. Children will engage with a range of different types of singing, sounds and music from diverse cultures. We will play and perform music, experimenting with movement and dance. 孩子们还将开始“字母和声音”第一阶段的语音课程,探索环境和乐器的声音以及身体敲击的声音, rhythm and rhyme. 孩子们还将学习简单的歌曲和押韵,促进日常生活,帮助他们理解和过渡一天.
  • 体育将支持孩子们的身体发展——学习的一个重要领域. 孩子们将在室内和室外探索运动,无论有无器械. 他们会被轻轻地支撑着去冒险,比如独自攀爬或保持平衡. 澳门官方手机赌城的课程将提供大量的机会来发展孩子的精细和大肌肉运动技能.

3. How will the nursery work with parents?

Parents are our first partners. 澳门官方手机赌城相信澳门官方手机赌城正在帮助您把您的孩子培养成快乐和成功的人,并希望最大化澳门官方手机赌城的团队合作意识和相互支持:

  • 工作人员将在接送和接车时与您讨论任何问题或担忧,并与您聊天关于您孩子的进步.
  • If you would like a more in-depth conversation, appointments can be made to speak to a member of staff.
  • 托儿所经理会在托儿所开始和结束时出现,或根据需要通过电话或电子邮件提供服务.
  • 在一个没有新冠病毒的世界里,欢迎父母从8点到8点进入环境.30 every morning to settle their child into the day, enjoy learning together with the team and meet other parents.
  • 在秋季和春季学期,澳门官方手机赌城每年有两个家长晚会,在7月份有年终报告.
  • Home learning workshops where parents, 工作人员和孩子一起学习早期教育,以及如何在家中最好地支持孩子的发展.
  • 每周的咖啡早茶提供一系列的主题,旨在解决当前的议程项目和父母的要求.

4. How will children enter and leave the nursery?

The entrance which is always available for Nursery is Park Place Villas. This has a buggy park and is principally an entrance for nursery families. At the start and end of the day only, parents can drop off and collect from the Crompton Street entrance too, specifcially between 8.20am and 8.30am and 3.20pm and 3.30pm (2.50pm on a Monday). This coincides with the primary school day. All other drop offs and pick ups are from Park Place Villas.  

5. I'd like to know more about the staff involved in the nursery? Who are they are what qualificaitons do they hold?

负责育儿质量的领导是Michelle Loo, Head of Early Years. Ms Loo has many years of experience leading nursery settings. Our nursery teaching is led by Nursery Lead Teacher, 谁是一名合格的教师和一些早期执业医师和高级早期执业医师. 总有适当数量的3级合格人员作为最低标准. As the provision is expanding in September 2021, 正在招聘一些新的工作人员,但目前在托儿所的团队也具有稳定性和连续性. 

 

2 Year Old Provision Frequently Asked Questions 

1. When would my 2 year old child start?

Two year olds would normally start soon after they turn 2. 对于地方政府付费入学名额,开始日期是他们满2岁后的期限. For example if they turn to in October, they would start in January. Paying places can start flexibly, immediately after the child turns 2. 

2. I’d like my child to be in year round provision. Why are you only in term time?

澳门官方手机赌城只在短期内运作,因为澳门官方手机赌城相信这是澳门官方手机赌城地区的大多数需要, and because as a school, our staff and facilities are set up to operate in the school term. School terms can be viewed on our website. www.selfservice.www.melangepublishing.com

3. I want hours that are different to what is offered. Can you be flexible?

澳门官方手机赌城仔细考虑了澳门官方手机赌城可以提供的条款,使其高质量和可持续的. We want to be able to support our families, 尤其是那些有哥哥姐姐在KSA上学的孩子,以确保规定的时间与学校的时间相匹配. 如果您有特定的要求,请在您的入学申请表上概述, or to discuss it please email nursery@selfservice.www.melangepublishing.com

4. How do I know if I’m eligible for Local Authority funding?

You can read more about 2 year old funded places here. You can receive this if you receive:

  • income Support
  • income-based Jobseeker’s Allowance (JSA)
  • income-related Employment and Support Allowance (ESA)
  • 万能信用——如果你和你的伴侣的工作收入总和不到15英镑,400 a year after tax
  • tax credits and you have an annual income of under £16,190 before tax
  • the guaranteed element of State Pension Credit
  • support through part 6 of the Immigration and Asylum Act
  • 工作税收抵免持续4周(当你不再符合工作税收抵免资格时得到的付款)

5. 我担心我的孩子在午餐时间睡觉/不睡觉,这将如何处理?

所有呆一整天的2岁儿童将在下午1点到2点有午睡时间. 这是在午餐后和早上下课后进行的,所以很少会有干扰. 孩子们会有一个忙碌而迷人的早晨,所以休息一下会有好处. 房间里会有睡垫、昏暗的灯光和舒缓的声音. 澳门官方手机赌城鼓励所有的孩子躺下,享受安静的时间,即使他们不“午睡”。. 澳门官方手机赌城将与家庭一起努力,了解最有利于孩子睡眠的条件. 如果有必要,熟悉这一套路的孩子会得到大人的支持, until they have developed independence.

6. Do children wear a uniform in the 2 Year old provision?

澳门官方手机赌城知道,有时2岁的孩子需要换衣服, and quickly change sizes, so our 2 year olds do not wear a uniform. 作为过渡到3-4岁的空间的一部分,他们开始穿KSA幼儿园制服, which is a PE kIt. This is part of them getting used to school life, and helps mark a transition, for adults and children from the 2 year old to the 3 year old provision. 2 year olds should be dressed in clothes that support  easy changing, 你很乐意把事情弄得有点乱这也是游戏的乐趣之一. t恤和慢跑裤通常是与质量好的运动鞋搭配最合适的, or wellies in the winter. 

3 Year Old Provision Frequently Asked Questions 

1. When would my 3 year old child start?

If your child is not already in the nursery when they have turned 3, they will start at the start of the next academic term, i.e. in September, January or April when a space becomes available. Most places are available in September, as small number of places may be available in January or April.

2. I’d like my child to be in year round provision. Why are you only in term time?

澳门官方手机赌城只在短期内运作,因为澳门官方手机赌城相信这是澳门官方手机赌城地区的大多数需要, and because as a school, our staff and facilities are set up to operate in the school term. School terms can be viewed on our website. www.selfservice.www.melangepublishing.com.

3. Is there are after school care available? 

You can pay for your child to attend after school care from 3.30pm-5.30pm. 3岁孩子的费用是每天12英镑(或周一15英镑,因为规定的时间更长).This care should be booked in advance to guarantee the place.