Norwood Grove Pre School


Name Norwood Grove Pre School
Ofsted Inspection Rating Outstanding
Inspection Date 22 June 2017
Address The White House, Norwood Grove, Copgate Path, off Gibson’s Hill, London, SW16 3EX
Phone Number 0208 670 8567
Type Childcare on Non-Domestic Premises, Sessional day care
Gender Mixed

Summary of key findings for parents

This provision is outstanding The manager has built highly effective relationships with parents. For example, she is innovative in the range of ways she empowers parents to be fully involved in the life of the nursery to benefit children. She develops strong relationships with teachers at the local schools to help aid transitions when children move. The manager has a highly positive impact on children’s experiences. For example, she uses her knowledge and skills extremely well to develop even further the teaching abilities of her staff and constantly build on children’s learning. Staff use their observations and assessments of children exceptionally well to record the child’s voice and plan for their learning. They track children’s development to identify any potential learning needs. This is particularly effective for children who speak English as an additional language. Children are exceptionally well informed about what constitutes as a healthy lifestyle. They know which foods are good for them and they enjoy physical games and exercise in the park. The manager uses self-evaluation highly effectively to evaluate the quality of the provision. She involves staff, parents, children and the local authority in the process, to identify areas for continuous improvement.