Comeytrowe Under Fives Preschool

ABOUT US

COMEYTROWE UNDER FIVES PRESCHOOL is an OFSTED regulated community preschool for children aged 2-4 years.  We are situated in Galmington, Taunton, Somerset and serve the surrounding local area.  We accept both 15 hours and 30 hours funding for 2, 3 and 4 year olds.  To view our prospectus, click here

WE OFFER a warm and caring place for children to learn, play and grow and aim to ensure that your children's time with us is both fun and educational.  We provide a stimulating environment to foster natural curiosity and promote child development, with a range of activities to extend their knowledge and experiences.  We aim to allow all children to develop their skills, knowledge and understanding to their full potential, during the time they spend with us.

WE BELIEVE that each child is an individual and that all children should be treated equally, regardless of their needs, gender, race, religion, culture, ethnic background or ability.  We believe the best way for a child to learn is through play and that by forming strong partnerships with parents and carers we can achieve the best for your child.  Read our Special Educational Needs (SEN) Offer to find out how we support children with additional needs.

OUR STAFF include a Manager, Assistant Manager, Business Administrator, 9 Early Years Practitioners, and 2 Early Years Assistants, All of our staff have full enhanced DBS clearance and attend regular Paediatric First Aid and Safeguarding training.  We are also pleased to offer student work experience placements and Apprenticeships wherever possible.

OUR FACILITIES are based in a large, single-level community hall with kitchen, office/meeting room and accessible toilet facilities.  We have a large, all weather, secure outdoor area, accessible to wheelchair users and those with physical disabilities.  As well as a large selection of outdoor play equipment, our outdoor area boasts an insect hotel, vegetable garden, mud kitchen and a large playhouse.

OUR ACTIVITIES: We provide a large selection of educational toys, games, books and creative resources and also host weekly scheduled activities aimed at promoting holistic child development.  Our Monday morning session for 3 & 4 year olds is a woodland session called "Muddy Mondays", held in the grounds of Bishop Henderson Primary School (just across the road).  On Tuesday afternoons, it's "Tuneful Tuesdays"; a sensory music and singing session with Music Bugs.  On Wednesdays we offer the children a free weekly "Wheels on the Bus" bus trip around our local community.  On Thursdays, it's "Tasty Thursdays" when we stay in to cook or bake varied homemade treats.  And on Fridays we host our "Fitness Friday" physical activity sessions with James, our qualified Sports Coach.

WE ARE OPEN Monday to Friday, 8:30 am - 4:00 pm, in term time only.  

PROSPECTIVE PARENTS or carers are welcome to come and look around at any time during normal opening times.  Call us on 01823 271216 to arrange a visit, or just pop in.  Our fees are £4.50 an hour.  To request a place for your child at Comeytrowe Under Fives, simply complete and return an Expression of Interest Form to the address shown below. When places are available, we accept new children all year round.


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CONTACT US

Comeytrowe Under Fives Preschool
Comeytrowe Community Hall
Pitt's Close
Galmington
Taunton
TA1 4TY

Tel: 01823 271216 (term-time only)

Email:

General Enquiries: admin@comeytroweunderfives.co.uk

Manager:    emma@comeytroweunderfives.co.uk

Management Committee:
committee@comeytroweunderfives.co.uk