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The Orchard Pre-School, Little Milton

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The Orchard is a community pre-school providing early years education to children aged between 2-5 years.We have close links with local schools, making the transition from pre-school to primary school smooth as possible. Please give us a call on 01844 279989 if you would like…

The Orchard is a community pre-school providing early years education to children aged between 2-5 years.We have close links with local schools, making the transition from pre-school to primary school smooth as possible.

Please give us a call on 01844 279989 if you would like to arrange a visit.

Who to contact

Telephone
01844 279989
E-mail
enquiries@theorchardps.org.uk
Website
http://theorchardps.org.uk/

Where to go

Address
Thame Road
Little Milton
Oxford
Oxfordshire
Postcode
OX44 7PZ
Notes

Excellent parking outside the door

Current Ofsted Judgment

Good

Good

Good

Good

Other Details

Costs

Table of costs
Table of costs
AmountCost Type
£4.98 Lunch
£14.95 Per morning session
£14.95 Per afternoon session
Details

Lunch club is included in the afternoon session 12 noon to 2:45pm.

Availability

Age Ranges
From 2 years to 5 years

Additional Information

Providing services to
0 - 4 years (pre-school)
4 - 11 years (primary school age)
Children

Inclusion Information

Wheelchair Access

Has Provision
Yes
Details
Accessible parking also available

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
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 administer medication
Able to assist with moving and handling
Allergies
Aspergers syndrome or autistic spectrum disorders
Asthma
Behaviour, emotional or social difficulties
Cerebral Palsy
Cystic Fibrosis
Disabilities affecting mobility
Downs syndrome
Dyspraxia
Eating Difficulties
Eczema
Epilepsy
Epipen Trained (severe allergy reaction)
Global Developmental Delay
Glue Ear
Moderate learning difficulties
Speech, language and communication difficulties
Toileting requirements owing to child having difficulties

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)
No

Offering split funding with other providers
Yes

Opening Times & Facilities

When is childcare available?
Part Time
Term Times
Weekdays


Opening Times
Opening Times
DayOpening TimeClosing Time
Monday 8:55am 2:45pm
Tuesday 8:55am 2:45pm
Wednesday 8:55am 2:45pm
Thursday 8:55am 12:00pm
Friday 8:55am 2:45pm

Other Availability
Flexible nursery education funded places opening patterns/hours
Morning session
9:00am - 1200:pm
Lunch Club
1200:pm - 1:00pm
Afternoon session
1200:pm - 2:45pm (includes lunch club)
Tuesday - 12:00pm to 2:45pm is Preparing for School (no 2yr olds)

Facilities
2 - 5 steps into building
Accessible changing facilities
Accessible toilet
Arts and crafts
Climbing Frame
Computer
Cooking
Dressing up
Educational Toys
Garden
Pet Fish
Sandpit
Visit & Outings

School Pickups

Offers pickups
No

Ofsted Information

Ofsted URN
134995
Link to latest Ofsted inspection report 
Inspection history
Inspection History
Inspection DateInspection typeInspection Outcome
27/02/2007IntegratedGood
21/06/2010Inspection (Early Years Register)Good
09/02/2015Inspection (Early Years Register)Good
15/03/2017Inspection (Early Years Register)Good

Last checked on 30/05/2019

Record managed by Oxfordshire Family Information Service

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