The nursery is registered for 53 children:
0 – 24 months’ Staff ration 1:3
A light, airy room equipped with age appropriate toys with a daily routine in place and thorough record keeping to ensure parents requirements are met and the children are stimulated & educated in an age appropriate way
We regularly take the children out on walks allowing them to get plenty of fresh air while experiencing the world around them.
2- 3 year olds Staff ratio 1:4
At this stage the children are becoming more and more curious. We have 2 rooms in operation - One for table top and floor play and one for messy play where sand, water, paints, arts and crafts can be enjoyed and incorporated into the education of our toddlers.
Outside play is also available in our newly refurbished play ground.
3- 5 year olds Staff ratio 1:8
Developing at a fast rate our pre-schoolers are encouraged to avail of floor, table-top, sand and water play to equip them with all the skills they need for pre-school and P1.
Pre school will also regularly take walks to experience the world around them and to explore the local area eg; lough shore, castle grounds and local playgrounds.
5 - 11 year olds Staff ratio 1:8
We service all local primary schools; Antrim Primary, St. Comgall’s, St. Joseph’s, Parkhall, Ballycraigy Primary School. Schools further afield can be organised, if required, at an additional charge.
We also provide full day-care for our after-school children during school holidays. We have a teacher lead after-school club and supervised homework club. Children enjoy getting lots of fresh air on outings and in our new play area.