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The Bumble Bee Nursery School SW11

The Bumble Bee Nursery School is one of The Kindergartens Group of independent nursery schools, and is located in the Church of the Ascension in Lavender Hill. They cater for children aged 2 to 4 years old.

The Kindergartens is a flourishing group of nursery schools in Central, West and South West London educating children aged 2 to 4 years old. They were founded in 1991 by Carol Evelegh and her late husband Philip. Carol is now the sole Principal of The Kindergartens and she takes an active role in their continuous development.

The facilities at Bumble Bee Nursery School include two classrooms and an outdoor area. Please telephone for an appointment to come and experience the wonderful atmosphere at Bumble Bee Nursery School.

Who to contact

Contact Name
Carol Evelegh
Contact Position
Principal
Telephone
E-mail
admissions@thekindergartens.co.uk
Website
www.thekindergartens.com

Where to go

Name
The Crypt
Address
Church of the Ascension of the Lord
Pountney Road
Battersea
London
Postcode
SW11 5TU
Get directions
Notes

Buses: 77 and 77A Train: Clapham Junction

Costs

Details
Term time only plus optional Christmas School and Summer School.

The funding model operated by The Kindergartens is up to 15 hours free per week for children from the term following their third birthday, with charges for additional hours and services. There are a limited number of completely free places available in the afternoons.

Inclusion Information

Wheelchair Access

Has Provision
No
Details
Restricted access into building because of stone steps leading downwards. Also concrete spiral staircase linking two class rooms make it unsuitable for wheelchairs.

Special Needs

Has Provision
Yes
Details
A member of staff holds a Diploma in Special Needs. Written Special Needs Policy.

Dietary Needs

Has Provision
Yes
Details
Aware of allergies and cultural requirements. Please contact nursery to discuss other specific dietary requirements.

Cultural Provisions

Has Provision
Yes
Details
The nursery welcomes children from all backgrounds. Celebrate religious festivals. Religious and cultural activities included in activity projects.

Vacancies

Immediate vacancies
Yes
Date updated
02/08/2017

Funded Places

3 & 4 year old funding
Yes
2 year old funding
No

Opening Times & Facilities

Opening Times
Opening Times
DayOpening TimeClosing Time
Monday - Friday 08:45 16:00
Facilities
Out-door play
Open space
Kitchen and cooking
Climbing Frame
Visits and outings

School Pickups

Offers pickups
No

Ofsted Information

Ofsted URN
EY406441
Link to latest ofsted inspection report 
Inspection history
Inspection History
Inspection DateInspection typeInspection Outcome
13/06/2011Inspection (Early Years Register)Outstanding
27/04/2016Inspection (Early Years Register)Outstanding

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