Happy Days Pre-School

Name Happy Days Pre-School
Ofsted Inspections
Address Primrose Hall, Church View, Ash, Aldershot, GU12 6RT
Type Childcare on Non-Domestic Premises
Gender Mixed
Local Authority Surrey
Catchment Area Indicator Available No
Last Distance Offered Available No
Highlights from Latest Inspection

Summary of key findings for parents

This provision is outstanding Children make excellent progress from their starting points. The manager coaches and supports staff exceptionally well to continually improve their outstanding teaching practice. For example, staff very confidently and skilfully develop all children’s exemplary listening skills and concentration during group activities.

Staff provide a highly exciting learning environment that motivates children to learn. For example, children eagerly try to climb ropes and they swing from a low-level trapeze. They proudly show staff when they can do this by themselves.

Staff focus strongly on supporting children to use their own ideas in their play. Children are exceptionally happy, settled and well behaved. On arrival, they eagerly run into the pre-school and join in activities.

Staff build very strong bonds with children, which develops their self-confidence and excellent independence. They teach children good manners, and to learn to share resources and take turns. Staff provide outstanding support for children who have special educational needs (SEN) and/or disabilities.

They work exceptionally well in partnership with parents and other agencies to provide children with continuity of care and learning. Managers use pupil premium funding well to meet children’s individual needs. For example, to support children’s communication and language development.