About Orchard Park
ur focus is active learning to provide experiences that promote development and learning. We use Scottish Pre-birth to 3 guidelinesfor our under 3’s and Curriculum for Excellence for our older children.
Experiences are planned to develop emotional, personal and social skills, science and discovery, physical play, manipulative skills, domestic and imaginative play, language and numeric experiences, drama and creative activities along with cultural and religious traditions.
Our Nurseries are bright and welcoming. You will see the children involved and engaged in challenging experiences and using a variety of equipment in a safe and secure environment.
When you are researching Nurseries for your child, we know, at Orchard Park Nursery you will want to spend a lot of time in the playroom and ask plenty of questions. We encourage parents to be actively involved in their child’s learning. Parents and carers help evaluate good practice, join outings and events, and talk to the children about their areas of expertise.
- We put children first
- We create a quality nursery environments
- We encourage an honest, open culture
Whether participating in outdoor or indoor pursuits, children are encouraged to make their own choices, while being supported by calm, qualified and competent staff.
There is a wealth of flexibility in Nursery sessions at Orchard Park Nursery. The children can choose a minimum of any 4 sessions during the week. To accommodate working arrangements, for example, parents might like two days or may prefer a full day and two half days. Some families opt for the full ten sessions.