Blue Grass Purple Cow Nursery

Name Blue Grass Purple Cow Nursery
Ofsted Inspections
Address Address: The Old Church, Buxton Old Road, Higher Disley, Cheshire, SK12 2BU
Type Childcare on Non-Domestic Premises, Full day care
Gender Mixed
Local Authority CheshireEast
Highlights from Latest Inspection

Summary of key findings for parents

This provision is good Managers and practitioners have worked hard to improve the provision. They demonstrate commitment to achieving the highest standards.

The manager ensures that practitioners understand and implement routines that help to keep children safe. Partnerships with parents are a particular strength. Parents comment that the nursery is a happy place to be.

They praise the detailed daily reports about children's care and welfare they receive. Practitioners provide interesting ideas and advice that help parents to support children's learning at home. The manager understands the principles of sustainable improvement and applies them.

As a result, plan...s for improvement are well focused. They help to drive changes to practice that reflect the manager's clear vision and high expectations. Practitioners make regular observations of children and accurately assess their progress.

They identify the next steps for children's learning and share them with other practitioners and with parents. This means that everyone works together to promote children's development and so children make good progress. Children learn to make choices that help to promote their long-term welfare.

They eat a healthy, balanced diet and learn to clean their teeth. Practitioners help children to think and talk about their feelings and so children learn to cooperate and play together. It is not yet outstanding because: Managers' observations of practitioners' teaching do not identify clearly enough what they need to improve and why.