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Blackbird Leys Adventure Playground (BLAP) After School Club

Coronavirus status: OPEN
Orchard Meadow School: direct access from school playing field Pegasus School: we run a walking bus each day to bring children safely to BLAP (cost: £1 extra) Other schools: children either make their own way or are brought by their parent/carer
  • Orchard Meadow School: direct access from school playing field
  • Pegasus School: we run a walking bus each day to bring children safely to BLAP (cost: £1 extra)
  • Other schools: children either make their own way or are brought by their parent/carer

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Disabled Access
Disabled Inclusive

Who to contact

Contact Name
Ms Sarah Wain
Contact Position
Play and Project Leader
Telephone
01865 236646
01865 429036
E-mail
blap76@yahoo.co.uk
Website
https://blap.org.uk/after-school-club/

Where to go

Name
Blackbird Leys Adventure Playground
Address
Blackbird Leys Road
Oxford
Oxfordshire
Postcode
OX4 6HW
Notes

Usual entrance at side of playground accessed from behind community centre and next to old swimming pool Access also from Cuddesdon Way but usually locked.

Current Ofsted Judgment

Met

Not Met (with actions)

Met

Met

Other Details

Costs

Table of costs
Table of costs
AmountCost Type
£3 After school per session
Details
  • Orchard Meadow School: direct access from school playing field
  • Pegasus School: we run a walking bus each day to bring children safely to BLAP (cost: £1 extra)
  • Other schools: children either make their own way or are brought by their parent/carer

Availability

Age Ranges
8 to 13 years
young leaders !4 plus volunteer once a week and receive training

Additional Information

Providing services to
Children
Disabled children/young people

Notes

Each individual would need to have parents talking with staff to ensure they are happy with the amount of help we could provide

Inclusion Information

Wheelchair Access

Has Provision
Yes
Details
The Adventure Playground is accessible but some pieces of equipment may be more of a problem without adult assistance. Inside all on one level

Special Needs

Has Provision
Yes
Experience with
ADHD
Allergies
Aspergers syndrome or autistic spectrum disorders
Asthma
Behaviour, emotional or social difficulties
Cerebral Palsy
Cystic Fibrosis
Diabetes Type 1: blood glucose testing and injecting insulin
Diabetes Type 2: diet
Disabilities affecting mobility
Downs syndrome
Dyslexia
Dyspraxia
Eczema
Epilepsy
Epipen Trained (severe allergy reaction)
Global Developmental Delay
Glue Ear
Hearing Impairment
Mental Health issues eg anxiety, depression, OCD...
Moderate learning difficulties
Physical disability
Speech, language and communication difficulties
Vision impairment

Childcare Information

Funded Places

2 year old funding
No

3 & 4 year old funding (Universal - 15 Hours)
No

3 & 4 year old funding (Extended - 30 Hours)
No

Opening Times & Facilities

When is childcare available?
Evenings


Opening Times
Opening Times
DayOpening TimeClosing Time
Monday - Friday 2:30pm 5:30pm

Other Availabilty
We also open for half terms and for 2 weeks at Easter and 4 in the summer holidays. Prices: £8 for 10:00am - 4:00pm
Reductions in fees available for those on benefits who have talked with Sarah our Play and Project Leader

Facilities
0 - 1 steps into building
Accessible changing facilities
Accessible toilet
Arts and crafts
Climbing Frame
Computer
Cooking
Dressing up
Large Garden
Messy Play Area
Playroom
Quiet room/area
Sandpit
Slide
Visit & Outings

School Pickups

Offers pickups
Yes
Schools
Pegasus Primary School
Details
During the pandemic Walking bus leaves Pegasus School each day from the playground but parents MUST contact BLAP to let them know children who will use this service From Orchard Meadow children walk across the school field but parents have to have filled in a special form so form teachers know of this arrangement

Ofsted Information

Ofsted URN
EY474853
Link to latest Ofsted inspection report 
Inspection history
Inspection History
Inspection DateInspection typeInspection Outcome
24/06/2016Inspection (Childcare Register)Met
24/05/2017Inspection (Childcare Register)Not Met (with actions)
09/07/2018Inspection (Childcare Register)Met
08/06/2021Inspection (Childcare Register)Met

Last checked on 15/06/2021

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