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Chesterton Playgroup

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Chesterton Playgroup is situated in the old village hall on Alchester Road in the village of Chesterton. We cater for children from the age of 2-5. We accept two and three year funded children. The maximum children we can have in any one session is…

Chesterton Playgroup is situated in the old village hall on Alchester Road in the village of Chesterton. We cater for children from the age of 2-5. We accept two and three year funded children. The maximum children we can have in any one session is 21. We have recently had an Ofsted inspection in June 2015 and are Ofsted rated "Good". We are open during school term times from 9:00am-3:00pm (Monday to Thursday) and 9:00am-12:00pm on a Friday. If you would like any further information please contact us at admin@chestertonplaygroup.org.uk or phone us on: 07722 780760. 

Who to contact

Contact Name
Julia Hawkins
Contact Position
Chesterton Playgroup Pre-School Manager
Telephone
07722 780760
E-mail
admin@chestertonplaygroup.org.uk
Website
www.chestertonplaygroup.org.uk

Where to go

Address
The Village Hall
Alchester Road
Chesterton
Bicester
Oxfordshire
Postcode
OX26 1UN

Time / Date Details

Time of day
Term time only
Session Information
Morning sessions 09:00-12:00
Afternoon session 12:00-15:00

Current Ofsted Judgment

Requires Improvement

Good

Good

Other Details

Costs

Table of costs
Table of costs
AmountCost Type
£15 Per session

Availability

Age Ranges
From 2 years to 4 years

Additional Information

Providing services to
0 - 4 years (pre-school)
Children

Inclusion Information

Wheelchair Access

Details
There is only one small step to enter the building

Special Needs

Has Provision
Yes
Experience with
ADHD
Allergies
Aspergers syndrome or autistic spectrum disorders
Asthma
Behaviour, emotional or social difficulties
Dyspraxia
Eczema
Moderate learning difficulties
Speech, language and communication difficulties
Details
Special needs experience criteria has been chosen based on children who have previously attended our setting

Childcare Information

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
Term Time
Offering split funding with other providers
Yes
30 hour summary
We will be accepting children for the 30 hours funding but we are only open 27 hours and this will remain so for the forseeable future.

Opening Times & Facilities

When is childcare available?
Term Times
Weekdays


Opening Times
Opening Times
DayOpening TimeClosing Time
Monday - Thursday 9:00am 3:00pm
Friday 9:00am 12:00pm


Facilities
0 - 1 steps into building
Accessible changing facilities
Accessible toilet
Arts and crafts
Cooking
Dressing up
Educational Toys
Garden
Messy Play Area
Playroom
Sandpit
Water play

School Pickups

Offers pickups
No

Ofsted Information

Ofsted URN
EY467410
Link to latest Ofsted inspection report 
Inspection history
Inspection History
Inspection DateInspection typeInspection Outcome
19/06/2014Inspection (Early Years Register)Requires Improvement
03/06/2015Re-inspection (Early Years Register)Good
16/05/2017Inspection (Early Years Register)Good

Last checked on 31/10/2019

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