Ticks and Lyme Disease

Dear Parents, It has been bought to our attention that in the warmer summer months.West Sussex is a hotspot for ticks. With this in mind please find a leaflet with information on what ticks are, how to check for ticks, what to do to remove a tick and the symptoms to look out for incase of Lyme disease. Ticks and …

Children and Family Centre Programme of Events Summer 2017

Dear Parents, A new programme of activities and services for the local Children and Family Centres has been released. Please find a copy here. Children and Family Centre Events Program -Horsham Are you eligible for FREE childcare for your 2, 3 or 4 year old? www.westsussex.gov.uk/freechildcare As a parent or carer you may be interested to know that the Family …

30 Hours Extended Free Entitlement Information

Dear Parents, As many of you are aware, the 30 hours Extended Free Entitlement will be on offer as of September (an additional 15 hours on top of the current universal free entitlement of 15 hours). Below you will find a number of documents that I hope will provide you with all the information you need to find out if …

The Road to School

The above poster will help you and your child prepare for school this September. For a printable version please click on the link below. School Readiness Poster Don’t forget to look at your child’s Learning Journal by logging onto Tapestry (www.tapestryjournal.com), so that you can see how many of the skills listed your child is already succeeding at.

Summary of Parent Communications

Dear Parents, By clicking on the link below you will find a summary of the many different ways we communicate with you throughout the year. Parent Communication Summary Our door is always open so if you need to talk to one of us outside of the times listed in the summary please contact Francesca and she will be more than …

Tapestry – How to for Parents

Dear Parents, At Natural Nurture we are using Tapestry, an Online Learning Journal, which you are able to access 24/7 using secure login details. This means that you are able to see what your child is up to while here as well as view your child’s development. You can also add to it as you see fit. Tapestry is accessible …

Thank you for your generosity

Dear Parents, A bug big thank you to you all for donating so generously to our food bank drive. Collectively we donated enough food for 96 meals, which will all go to local people in need. Christy Harp from Horsham District food bank stopped by to thank all the children for their generosity. Thank you again, The team at Natural …

Fee Structure Change January 2017

Dear Parents, As of January 2017 we will be updating our fee structure from a session rate to an hourly rate. The rates are as follows; Children over 3yrs – £7 an hour Children under 3yrs – £8 an hour There will then be a lunch charge of £2.50, alternatively your child can bring in a packed lunch. The rate …

30 Hour Free Entitlement Survey

Dear Parents, As part of the settings preparations for the Governments 30 hour Free Entitlement offering for 3-4 yr olds which goes live in September 2017, please can you complete our survey by Friday, 18th November. The survey can be found at: https://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/QH829HK Completing the survey will take no more than 5 minutes and it will help us better understand …

Ofsted Rating

As many of you are aware, earlier this term we had our very first Ousted inspection. The report has since been published, and we are delighted to tell you that we received a rating of “Good”, which as a first inspection, we couldn’t be happier with. You can find the report here… natural-nurture-ofsted-report-sept-2016 As you will see, there were only …