New Park Nursery and Montessori School


Name New Park Nursery and Montessori School
Ofsted Inspection Rating Outstanding
Inspection Date 11 August 2015
Address 67 Highbury New Park, London, N5 2EU
Phone Number 020 7226-1109
Type Childcare on Non-Domestic Premises, Full day care
Gender Mixed

Summary of key findings for parents

This provision is outstanding Highly qualified staff are passionate and knowledgeable about the work they do. Teaching is outstanding. Staff communicate skilfully with children by explaining and asking questions which encourage them to think for themselves. This develops children’s understanding and knowledge, and means that they make rapid progress. Staff provide a warm and stimulating environment, forming exceptional relationships with children. Consequently, they promote children’s emotional needs extremely well, meaning children are secure and ready to learn. Staff are very positive role models, which securely supports children in learning the boundaries and expectations regarding their behaviour from an early age. Children enjoy close friendships and play together co-operatively. Older children support younger children in their learning. Management has developed highly engaging strategies to involve parents. They provide regular information of significant events in the nursery. Staff keep parents very well informed about their child’s care and progress. They work in excellent partnership with parents to promote children’s learning at home and in the nursery. Management and staff give the highest priority to keeping children safe and secure. Their knowledge of safeguarding and child protection is excellent. They ensure that children are safe at all times through stringent risk assessments, and are very familiar with the policies and procedure if they have any concerns about a child.