Highfield Nursery School and Children’s Centre is currently closed to most children in line with Government Guidance, due to the COVID-19 outbreak.
We are open between 9am and 3pm daily for Critical Key worker children.
You can call the office during the above times to speak to a Family Support Worker or Nursery School staff on 01473 742534.
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We are currently offering places for September 2020. If you are looking for a place at Highfield Nursery from September 2020, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Latest Government information can be found at https://www.gov.uk/coronavirus
If you are concerned about the safety of a child, please call Customer First on 0808 800 4005.
Welcome to Highfield
Nursery School, Children's Centre, Early Years @ Highfield and Early Years @ Highfield - Whitehouse.
Highfield Nursery School, Children’s Centre and Early Years @ Highfield is an outstanding setting, situated in West Ipswich, Suffolk.
Highfield Nursery School
Highfield Nursery School provides exceptional care and education for children from aged two years to five years.
Following our most recent Ofsted inspection, in March 2017, we are delighted to remain Outstanding for the 4th consecutive inspection.
Our Butterflies room delivers education for our youngest pupils; two to three years old; before they move into the Highfield Nursery School rooms, aimed at pupils three to five years old. Pupils are able to attend the setting for mornings, afternoons or full days, between the hours of 9am and 3pm.
There is the additional option of a daily breakfast club between 8am-9am. Or the after school governor led provision between 3pm-6pm on a Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday.
All three and four year olds are entitled to fifteen hours of free education a week with a "registered provider". Highfield Nursery School is also able to offer funded places to two year olds, in our Butterflies room.
In addition to your child's government funded 15 hours. You may also be eligible to 30 hours of funding. Please check www.childcarechoices.gov.uk for the eligibility criteria.
Highfield Nursery School, Children’s Centre and Early Years @ Highfield
Ipswich IP1 6DW
Highfield Children’s Centre
Highfield Children's Centre is based at Chesterfield Drive with an annex on Bramford Lane. Offering a safe and stimulating environment and positive experiences to support your child’s development. The centre offers a complete programme of events as well as the opportunity to drop in at any time between the hours of 9am and 4pm.
Early Years @ Highfield
Early Years @ Highfield provides high quality care and education for children aged two to five years. The daycare room is an attractive purpose built room with exciting play areas inside and outside and also areas for quieter activities and sleeping, all focusing on the rounded development of each individual child in our care. The daycare is open Monday to Friday 8am to 6pm for 50 weeks a year.
Early Years @ Highfield - Whitehouse
Early Years @ Highfield - Whitehouse provides high quality early years care and education for children aged 2 years to 5 years and wraparound care, under Section 6 of the Childcare Act 2006, thus ensuring that there is provision of childcare and education for parents who work. Early Years is open 8am – 5pm Monday to Friday during term time.
Our main aim is to provide a happy, caring environment which promotes the all round development of each individual child in our care.
Early Years @ Highfield - Whitehouse
Ipswich IP1 5NW
Please note that any information on this website is available as paper copies, free of charge from the main office.
If you are looking for one of our Ofsted Reports, they are found in the separate department pages.
Follow the link below to Parent View https://parentview.ofsted.gov.uk/ to review the centre and give us some feedback.
‘GROWING AND LEARNING TOGETHER’
We welcome visitors and are happy to arrange a visit or answer any questions you may have. Please contact our interim Headteacher, Ruth Coleman or our office staff, Mollie, Beth and Ness on 01473 742534 alternatively email email@example.com for further information.