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mertonpoppits

Welcome!!!!!

Merton Pre-School is a friendly Pre-School with an excellent reputation. We welcome new families to come and visit us, book a visit during a session, we like to feel that you are seeing a true picture.

We aim to provide high-quality care and education for Pre-school children (from 2 years old till they go to school) in a fun, stimulating and caring environment. The staff work in partnership with parents to help children to learn and develop to their full potential. We also aim to add to the life and well-being of the local community and offer children and their parents a service which promotes equality and values diversity.

In order to get your child's name on the waiting list; please apply by filling out an application form on the contact us page.  We a have a transition day for all children who have applied to the Pre-School in July.   

 We are currently running a waiting list for September 2020. 

 

The Policy of the month:

Returning to Pre-school from 1st June 2020.  Please click here.

 

 

 

 

Opening to some children from 1st June 2020

The government are planning to ease the closure of Pre-schools on 1st June.  We will find out for definite on 28th May 2020.  Below sets out our plans for opening:

Click here to find out what are plans are.

If your child is returning on 1st June, it has been 10 weeks since the children last attended, so they may find the transition difficult.  In this home learning ideas pack includes some ideas about making the return to Pre-school easier:

Please click here

 We are OUTSTANDING.

We were graded on 6th October 2016 with the top marks that OFSTED can give an early years setting.  Please read the report attached.   

 AGM minutes, please click here

 

 The government has advised parents to apply as soon as possible:  Please, can I remind parents who want their child to get the 30 hours funding, they will need to get a code. This is available from this website:  https://www.childcarechoices.gov.uk

If you are struggling to get your 30-hour code, this might help you:

http://i.emlfiles4.com/cmpdoc/2/5/1/5/4/files/453709_interim-july-blog-article-how-parents-can-access-the-childcare-service.pdf?dm_i=YU8,529CV,MR7T07,JD44V,1

 For 2 year old funding:

https://www.hants.gov.uk/socialcareandhealth/childrenandfamilies/childcare/payingforchildcare/freechildcare/2yearoldoffer 

Information from Services for Young children for parents:  Early years pupil premium - what is it?

Are you eligible for childcare support - Universal Credit? - Click on link

 

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Information from Services for Young Children.  Click here