Our School

About Us

‘A unique setting enabling all children to flourish and achieve.’ Weston Way Nursery School is a Local Authority nursery school offering early years education for 3 and 4 year olds. Children come to us a year before entering the reception class at a school of their choice. The nursery is open from 8.00 am-5.00 pm …

Vision & Aims

3 Year Vision To use data analysis to continually challenge and improve our teaching and learning. To raise our nursery profile within the Baldock Community through forging closer links with playgroups, schools and other groups and organisations. To endeavour to meet the government expectations to provide extended provision for those children eligible to at tend …

History

Weston Way Nursery School was built in 1942 to care for the children, babies and toddlers of the mothers who worked long hours in the local factories helping with the war effort. This factory is now TESCO. In the war the building was camouflaged with sludgy paint to protect it against aerial attacks. The land …

Admissions

Due to the current pandemic the Free Early Years Entitlement may look different for September 2021 intake. To apply for a place at the nursery for September 2021, please complete the online admissions form below. This form will be active on our website from December 1st 2021, 4.00pm The application deadline is Friday 5th February 2021, …

Ofsted

We had our Ofsted inspection on Tuesday 28th March 2017, and were thrilled and proud to be deemed Outstanding again for the fourth time. The full report can be found on the OFSTED website: www.ofsted.gov.uk Ofsted quotes from 2017 ‘The children experience memorable and exciting learning experiences because you make excellent use of the beautiful …

Uniform

Pupils at Weston Way Nursery School do not have to wear a school uniform however if parents wish to buy a uniform of T-Shirts, Sweatshirts or Fleeces, please see the information below. The nursery school uses a local uniform provider called ‘The Uniform Monkeys’. School uniform can be ordered/purchased by the following options: The Uniform …

Staff

Headteacher: Kelly Nichol * Teacher: Rebecca Smith 0.6 (Yellow Group) * Teacher: Abbi Whitehead 0.4 (Yellow Group) * Senior Nursery Nurse: Sara Drayton (Blue Group) * Business Manager: Sue Dymoke * Secretary: Rachel Hobson Nursery Nurses: Larraine Horne (Purple Group) Dawn Hale 0.5 (Orange Group AM) Lisa Jackson 0.5 (Red Group AM) Ellen Green (Green Group) …

Healthy Eating

Encouraging healthy eating habits sets children up for the rest of their lives. A balanced diet helps concentration, energy levels and immunity. At Weston Way, we strive to promote healthy eating. We feel it is important for children, even as young as ours, to understand the importance of looking after our bodies and eating healthily. …

Governors

Governor Information 2019/20 Name Category Term of office Responsibility/ Committee (attendance 2019/20) Business/ Relevant Interests FGB meetings attendance 2019/20 Mrs Diana Arnold (Chair) LEA Oct 2020-2024 Chair person Finance (5/5) Safer recruitment SEND Curriculum Performance Management     3/3 Mr Andrew Green Co-opted Oct 2018-2022 Chair of Finance (4/5) Premises H&S Is married to Mrs …

Policies

  Please note the following regarding the above policies: Our Child Protection and Complaint policies are currently being renewed by our Governing Body Our GDPR Data Protection Policy will be reviewed in May 2021 following our contract renewal

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