Preston Nursery School


Each child is allocated a Keyworker, who has overall responsibility for monitoring their progress in Nursery. However, please feel free to speak to any member of staff at any time, as we work as a team.

Each Keyworker group is allocated a colour as follows:

Jenny Woolner - Blue Group

Sue Barkley - Green Group

Jenny Poulsom - Yellow Group

Susanne Skirrow - Red Group

Preston Nursery School is registered with Ofsted (URN: 146756), and following our recent inspection we are pleased that Preston Nursery School has been rated as

Outstanding in 2016

as well as being rated

Outstanding in 2011.

We are members of the Pre-school Learning Alliance.

Aims for Nursery School

Aims for staff

  1. To develop further professional skills;
  2. To maintain a good relationship with adults;
  3. To maintain a caring relationship with the children;
  4. To be able to initiate ideas and projects;
  5. To have a reasonable working environment with suitable
  6. resources and support.

Aims for children

  1. To reach their full potential, including those with special
  2. needs and more able children;
  3. To develop a knowledge and understanding of
  4. mathematical concepts;
  5. To be able to communicate clearly and confidently in
  6. speech;
  7. To listen attentively and respect others;
  8. To take an interest in their environment;
  9. To develop a knowledge and knowledge of the world
  10. around them;
  11. To enjoy creative skills of art, music and drama;
  12. To develop agility and co-ordination through physical
  13. activities;
  14. To develop skills on the computer
  15. To develop an understanding of different religions and
  16. cultures.