|Name||Nightingale 2 Montessori Nursery|
|Ofsted Inspection Rating||Outstanding|
|Inspection Date||15 March 2017|
|Address||St. Stephens Parish Church, Weir Road, LONDON, SW12 0NU|
|Type||Childcare on Non-Domestic Premises|
Summary of key findings for parents
This provision is outstanding Partnerships with parents are excellent. Staff use a variety of highly-successful ways to keep parents very well-informed of their child’s development. Staff provide exceptional opportunities for parents to support their child’s learning. For example, they give written ideas for home activities that focus on each child’s next steps in their learning. The manager uses very successful ways to check how well the nursery is performing. For instance, she carries out thorough checks on planning and assessment to ensure that children’s differing developmental needs are continuously met very precisely. Staff make meticulous plans that are very well-targeted to meet the changing individual needs of each child accurately. They provide innovative and highly-stimulating activities that cover all areas of learning in excellent ways. Children make exceptional progress. Staff teach children excellent early literacy skills. For instance, children recognise their own names and many know how to write them. Children have excellent knowledge of letter names and sounds. Children are extremely independent learners. They explore the environment very purposefully, selecting their resources and concentrating on tasks exceptionally well. Staff manage children’s behaviour very well and children’s behaviour is exemplary.