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Summertown Montessori Nursery

Coronavirus status: OPEN
A private, friendly setting following the highly regarded Montessori approach. We offer flexible sessions, and are open for all year round except for August. Children can start from 18 months.

A private, friendly setting following the highly regarded Montessori approach. We offer flexible sessions, and are open for all year round except for August.

Children can start from 18 months.

Who to contact

Contact Name
Rose Smith
Contact Position
Senior Manager
Telephone
01865 311364
07720 715021
E-mail
admin@montessorinorthoxford.org
Website
http://www.montessorinorthoxford.org

Where to go

Address
Summertown Church Hall
Portland Road
Oxford
Oxfordshire
Postcode
OX2 7EZ
Notes

Large, secure garden

Convenient to access - very frequent bus service, on cycle route and car parking available

Close to Summertown shops and facilities

 

Current Ofsted Judgment

Good

Inadequate

Requires Improvement

Requires Improvement

Good

Requires Improvement

Good

Other Details

Costs

Details

Variable costs depending on age and particular sessions. Please refer to webpage http://www.montessorinorthoxford.org/feesterms for latest costs. 10% reduction for siblings. Total transparency on how childcare funding allocated.

Availability

Age Ranges
From 1.5 years to 5 years

Additional Information

Providing services to
0 - 4 years (pre-school)
4 - 11 years (primary school age)
Children
Disabled children/young people

Notes

We offer French tuition and Music and Dance as additional activities

Supporting people with
Physical disability
Hearing impairment
Vision impairment
Challenging behaviour
Learning difficulty
Mental health conditions
Autistic Spectrum Condition
Communication impairment

Inclusion Information

Wheelchair Access

Has Provision
Yes
Details
Accessible parking.

Special Needs

Has Provision
Yes
SEN Daycare Provision
Dependent on the individual child's needs, it may be possible to offer 1:1 care (Enabler Support)
Provider's SENCo has experience & undergone training to care for children with differing needs
SEN training updated on a regular basis
SENCo & staff have a broad skill basis and there are trained and experienced coordinators for additional needs
Special needs experience based on children who have previously attended our setting
Staff prepared to work with parents, carers and other professionals to provide a good level of care and development relevant to the child's needs
Whilst we do not have experience in all areas of need, we would contact different agencies and seek training in areas should the need arise
Experience with
Able to assist with moving and handling
Speech, language and communication difficulties
Details
Interested in developing care for children with specific requirements.

Childcare Information

Vacancies

Immediate vacancies
Yes
Vacancy range(s)
From 2.0 to 2.9 (spaces available = 2)
From 3 to 5 (spaces available = 3)
Date updated
03/06/2021

Please contact provider for further details

Funded Places

2 year old funding
Yes

3 & 4 year old funding (Universal - 15 Hours)
Yes

3 & 4 year old funding (Extended - 30 Hours)
Yes

Term time only or stretched over more than 38 weeks
Other
Offering split funding with other providers
Yes
30 hour summary
Can offer flexible options for both funded 15 hours and funded 30 hours
Other - please specify
We offer both term time and stretched over 45 weeks

Opening Times & Facilities

When is childcare available?
All Year


Opening Times
Opening Times
DayOpening TimeClosing Time
Monday - Friday 8:00am 5:30pm

Other Availabilty
Flexible hours for NEF funded places, including extended 30 hours entitlement
Lunch provided by parent/carer

Facilities
0 - 1 steps into building
Accessible changing facilities
Accessible toilet
Arts and crafts
Climbing Frame
Computer
Cooking
Dressing up
Educational Toys
Large Garden
Messy Play Area
Paddling Pool
Quiet room/area
Sandpit
Sleeping Area
Slide
Water play

School Pickups

Offers pickups
No

Ofsted Information

Ofsted URN
EY408460
Link to latest Ofsted inspection report 
Inspection history
Inspection History
Inspection DateInspection typeInspection Outcome
07/04/2011Inspection (Early Years Register)Good
27/05/2014Inspection (Early Years Register)Inadequate
19/11/2014Re-inspection (Early Years Register)Requires Improvement
10/06/2015Re-inspection (Early Years Register)Requires Improvement
19/11/2015Inspection (Early Years Register)Good
26/11/2018Inspection (Early Years Register)Requires Improvement
04/06/2019Re-inspection (Early Years Register)Good

Last checked on 02/06/2021

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