Grovelands Park Pre-School
Welcome to Grovelands Park Pre-School set in the village of Grove, Oxfordshire and situated next to the Library and Millbrook School. We reside in a modern building which provides children with wonderful facilities for playing and learning.
Our Mission Statement
Grovelands Park pre-school is committed to offering children a safe and welcoming environment. Our professional staff nurture and support children as they play and develop.
We offer children the chance to explore their world through a play based approach, promoting independence and participation.
Grovelands Park Pre-school is committed to working in partnership with families and alongside other agencies to provide the best possible outcomes for every child.
Our Core Values
All children have a voice and have the right to be heard.
Families are our partners.
The pre-school does not belong to any one person. It is to be used for the benefit of the community.
We offer equal opportunities for every child.
We proudly follow the United Nations Convention for the Right of the Child (UNCRC).
We have a strong safeguarding ethos.
We follow the Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS).
We value our staff and their commitment.
Grovelands has a professional committed workforce.
We value our connection with the local primary schools.
The committee value the importance of continued professional development of all the staff.
We encourage our children to learn through play in a free flow setting.
Grovelands Park Pre-school is a community group with charitable status, owned by the parents of the children attending the pre-school and run by an elected committee. We are self-supporting and non-profit making. We are a member of the Pre-School Learning Alliance and are registered with Ofsted who conduct regular inspections to ensure we meet the highest standards of education and care so that each child is cared for and given the individual attention they require.
Please contact Grovelands for a Placement Request Form.
- Current judgement
- Ofsted URN
- 133725Link to latest Ofsted inspection report
- Inspection history
Inspection History Date type Outcome 30/11/2006 Integrated Good 26/04/2012 Inspection (Early Years Register) Good 22/01/2015 Inspection (Early Years Register) Requires Improvement 03/12/2015 Re-inspection (Early Years Register) Inadequate 14/04/2016 Re-inspection (Early Years Register) Good 05/02/2018 Inspection (Early Years Register) Inadequate 05/06/2018 Re-inspection (Early Years Register) Good
Who to contact
- Contact Name
- Donna Priestley
- Contact Position
- Pre-School Manager
- 01235 798185 01235 798185
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Where to go
Grovelands Park Pre-School
- OX12 7LB
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- £17.00 Per morning session
- £17.00 Per afternoon session
- £6.00 Lunch
- 40.00 Per day
We provide a wraparound service with Millbrook Primary School on Monday to Thursday, AM pick up and PM drop off, Friday's PM drop off only. We pick up at the end of the morning session and drop off for the afternoon session. Please call for more details as these places are limited and fill up quickly.
- Age Ranges
- 2 - 4 years
- Providing services to
0 - 4 years (pre-school)
- Supporting people with
Mental health conditions
Autistic Spectrum Condition
- Wheelchair access
- Accessible parking also available
- Special Needs provision
- Special Needs Experience
Speech, language and communication difficulties
Epipen Trained (severe allergy reaction)
Diabetes Type 2: diet
Global Developmental Delay
Diabetes Type 1: blood glucose testing and injecting insulin
Able to administer medication
- Provision for special dietary needs
- At Grovelands snacks and lunches are provided by parents
- Can make special cultural provisions
- 2 year old funding
- 3 & 4 year old funding (Universal - 15 Hours)
- 3 & 4 year old funding (Extended - 30 Hours)
- Term time only or stretched over more than 38 weeks
- Term Time
- Offering split funding with other providers
- Partnership settings
Opening Times & Facilities
- Opening Times
Opening Times Day Opening Time Closing Time Monday - Thursday 8:30am 3:15pm Friday 8:30am 12:15am
Messy Play Area
Visit & Outings
0 - 1 steps into building
Accessible changing facilities
Arts and crafts
Does offer school pickups
- Millbrook Primary School
- We currently pick up from Millbrook Nursery at 11:30am on Monday to Thursday and provide a drop-off for afternoon children at 12:15pm on Monday to Friday
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