Bumble Bee Nursery School


Name Bumble Bee Nursery School
Ofsted Inspection Rating Outstanding
Address The Bumble Bee School, The Crypt, Church of the Ascension, Pountney Road, London, SW11 5TU
Type Childcare on Non-Domestic Premises, Full day care
Gender Mixed
Local Authority Wandsworth
Catchment Area Indicator Available No
Last Distance Offered Available No
Highlights from Latest Full Inspection (27 April 2016)
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Summary of key findings for parents

This provision is outstanding Children’s behaviour is exemplary and they are extremely polite to the staff and each other. Staff are extremely dedicated to consistently promoting children’s respect of each other’s similarities and differences, their confidence and awareness of diversity. Staff are highly committed to providing an excellent variety of activities and experiences to help ensure that children have opportunities to explore freely. Children make rapid progress from their starting points. Staff provide excellent opportunities for children to extend their learning in different environments. For example, they go to local parks and enjoy exciting outdoor activities. Staff conduct rigorous observations and assessments on children’s learning and monitor their progress. The manager uses the findings from these to reflect excellently on how outcomes for children can be improved even further. Staff form exceptional relationships with parents. For example, parents are invited into the setting to read to the children in their home languages or to share their skills with them, such as through sharing the importance of dental hygiene with them. Staff are excellent role models. They extend children’s language skills exceptionally well. For example, staff introduce complex words to children to extend their vocabulary. Staff have highly effective systems in place to safeguard children and are committed to ensuring that the nursery environment is safe and secure for children to play in safety.