Thornbury pre-school receives praise from Ofsted

March 28 2017

AN Ofsted inspector has rated a Thornbury pre-school as good.

AN Ofsted inspector has rated a Thornbury pre-school as good.

Victoria Nicolson said the First Step pre-school, based at Crossways Infant School, had a manager and staff who strived for continuous improvement.

They knew the children well and used effective systems to observe and assess the youngsters’ progress.

She said: “The manager and staff are good role models. Children are well prepared to start school.”

In her report, she said parents were encouraged to share their children's learning at home with the staff to provide continuity in their care and learning. 

She said: “Children are happy and secure in the setting. They are sociable and develop good relationships with their peers.”