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We are delighted to announce that our Ofsted Report has been published. Please click the link below to view it.
Here are some quotes from our newly published Ofsted report:
"The learning environment is explemplary, giving children excellent opportunities to be curious, explore and to be independent learners."
"Staff have execeptional skills in teaching children how to manage risks. As a result children have a mature understanding of how to manage their personal safety."
"Children are confident communicators, sharing their ideas and thoughts, using a wide vocabulary and expressing themselves very well."
"Staff are skilled at facilitating child-initiated play, giving good support for children's independence."
Please click on the link below to visit the Ofsted website and to view the report online.
Welcome to our Autumn term 2016, after having such an exciting Summer term introducing the new children at Little Oaks Forest School to the natural wonders of Nonsuch park we are looking forward to various Autumn festivals and topics. We will be celebrating Harvest Festival while thinking of others that are less fortunate, we collected food and toiletries, which we donated to Epsom and Ewell Foodbank, under the Trussell Trust, we had such an amazing response from all our children, parents and Carers.
The Hindu festival of light 'Diwali' we shared the story of Rama and Sita while making Diva lamps and tasting some delicious specialities. The children followed a friendly Halloween trail looking for numbered pumkins for 'Halloween Week' they had lots of fun while dressed up in some wonderful Halloween themed costumes.
Our Fire Safety week, Sutton fire service came into visit the children and talked about fire safety. We celebrated World Nursery Rhyme Week and invited parent/carers to come into nursery to read rhymes to the children, we made clocks using our forest school tools and spiders from pine cones.
Children in Need fundraising, the children were able to bring their bears into nursery for bear adventures in the woods, we managed to raise £30 for Children in Need.
We will be supporting our local community while thinking about conservation through planting trees in Cheam Park with Councillor Mary Burstow on Saturday 26th November at 10am.
At Forest School we will visiting whilst enjoying the various locations of our Forest School activities in Nonsuch Park and will be cooking lots of lovely recipes on the open fire. We will be introducing our older children to various tools such as bow saws, hand drills and peelers to make some wonderful creations.
We be thinking of other children less fortunate and collecting 'Christmas Presents' to support our local community for Generation Resource Centre, based in Epsom and Ewell.
Our Pre-school (Rangers) Christmas performance of the, 'The Little Red Robin' will take place on, 12th December at Mansion House Nonsuch Park. Little Explorers and Seekers Christmas songs, will take place on the 7th December (Little Seekers) and 8th December (Little Explorers) at nursery. After both performances parents/carers will be invited to join us for mince pies and mulled wine.
Little Oaks Summer Fair will take place on Saturday 1st July 2017 12pm until 4pm.
Tickets will be available in advance for adults priced at £1 each, children are free to enter, alternatively tickets can be purchased at the main gate on the day.
It is a fabulous day for the whole family to enjoy with many stalls for both children and adults.
Food, cakes and beverages will be available to purchase.
We are no longer accepting any new registrations for the next academic year so if you have any friends or family hoping to join us please tell them to enquire about our waiting list for September 2018.