Holly Tree Montessori Nursery

Name Holly Tree Montessori Nursery
Ofsted Inspections
Address Address: 108 Edgeley Road, Edgeley, Stockport, Cheshire, SK3 0TT
Type Childcare on Non-Domestic Premises, Full day care
Gender Mixed
Local Authority Stockport
Highlights from Latest Inspection

Summary of key findings for parents

This provision is outstanding Leaders and managers have a clear and ambitious vision for the nursery.

Their leadership promotes an uncompromising drive to maintain excellent provision. They combine rigorous self-evaluation with innovative change and improvement. This means that practice is continually reviewed and enhanced.

The quality of teaching is excellent. The well-qualified practitioners demonstrate a deep understanding of how children learn. They apply their knowledge and skills highly effectively when they support children to follow and extend their individual interests and lines of enquiry.

As a result, children make very swift progress in their learnin...g. Parents and practitioners regularly exchange information. For example, they share video recordings and photographs of children via the online learning journal.

This leads to rich conversations between parents, practitioners and children about children's interests and activities. Parents feel very well supported to continue children's learning at home. Systems for the supervision of practitioners are simultaneously rigorous and supportive.

Managers communicate and consistently apply clear criteria for high-quality teaching and learning. As a result, everyone knows what they have to do to keep on improving. Children are very confident and eager learners, who are extremely well prepared to begin the next phase of their education when they start school.