Highest Ofsted grade for Silvertrees Day Nursery
Outstanding in all areas is the result given to Silvertrees Day Nursery on Ashbourne Road in Derby. Ofsted visited on the 4th of October and inspected every aspect of the nursery. This fantastic result coincides with Tree Tops Nursery group celebrating their 25th Anniversary. Leanne Patrick the Nursery Manager at Silvertrees is thrilled with Ofsted’s complimentary report.
Leanne has a long-standing nursery team made up of twenty members of staff who are experienced and well educated, passionate and caring. Leanne supports staff in their own career progression and holds many in-house training sessions to ensure everyone is up to date with new initiatives and best practice. The children have a fun and engaging timetable of purposeful play opportunities and experiences. The staff plan a care and education programme tailored to each child’s individual needs and interests.
There is an amazing outside play area with a large wooden fort and lots of toys and ride on equipment for the children to enjoy. Staff help children to develop their gross motor skills in this area which is well supervised by staff and is safe and secure. The nursery has strong parent partnerships giving families daily feedback, providing regular newsletters, the staff organise many fundraising events and nursery events to ensure families feel part of their child’s education and part of Silvertrees family. The nursery is open Monday to Friday 7.30am until 6 pm.