Happy Days Nurseries and Preschool are delighted to have opened a new 81-place setting in Thornbury.
We are a proven high quality childcare provider, who have achieved 11 Ofsted Outstanding judgements – 8 of those since January 2016.
Happy Days have 25 years expert experience and an inclusive ethos. We pride ourselves on providing a service that allows parents to work and live their daily lives knowing that their children are cherished and cared for to the highest standard.
We hold regular free events and courses, so why not come along and see what we do to make children shine! For further details see our Facebook page and website.
Cooper Road, Thornbury BS35 3UP
Tel: 01454 419911
Little Acorns day nursery offers child care for children aged 0-5 years. Here at Little Acorns we are dedicated to providing the highest standards of day care, whilst still maintaining a caring, homely atmosphere, where your child will feel happy, safe and secure. Our nursery teams offer your child a warm and caring environment, with stimulating and fun activities.
At Little Acorns your child will always be seen as an individual, where they will be nurtured, and able to flourish. We hope you will find us to be genuinely interested in putting children before profit. We have tried to offer flexible hours at competitive fees, while continuing to maintain an excellent standard of service.
Gillingstool, Thornbury BS35 2EG
Tel: 01454 418788
Our team of dedicated staff care for babies and toddlers from 3 months to school age, in a carefully converted former residential property with a large garden. We are a Quality Assured nursery, committed to providing the highest standard of childcare possible. Using the new Early Years Foundation Stage, we plan fun yet educational activities for our children based on observations of their individual needs.
Our award winning home-cooked meals use fresh, organic and wholegrain ingredients. We were shortlisted to the top ten (top two for the South) for the National Day Nursery Association awards - voted for by our parents. We accept childcare vouchers and are registered for Nursery Education Grant for 3 to 5 year olds.
37 Davids Lane, Alveston BS35 3LN
Tel: 01454 419419
Set within the beautiful grounds of Tockington Manor School the Nursery is located in its own building furnished with the very best equipment for early years learning. There is an abundance of outdoor space for our Nursery children to enjoy, through free-play and welly walks in our forested areas, and 'learning through play' in our specially designed indoor and outdoor spaces. Each child has their own key support person who will provide attentive care and support in a stimulating and safe environment.
Most of our Nursery children stay with us to become Tockington Manor School students and benefit from a seamless education from 2 to 13 years.
Washingpool Hill Road, Tockington BS32 4NY
Tel: 01454 613229
We are a friendly and professional charitable organisation which welcomes children from the Thornbury and surrounding areas.
Registered with OFSTED, our aims are to provide an educational foundation to equip both children and parents with the support and skills to make these vital early years an enjoyable learning experience.
We have two sites: c/o Crossways Infant School, Knapp Road, Thornbury, BS35 2HQ, and c/o Christ the King School, Easton Hill Road, Thornbury, BS35 1AX
Tel: 01454 858580
Tel: 01454 867283
Pre-school sessions for 2-4 yr olds, operating during term time. Established for over 20 years, we are a small, independent community-based pre-school offering all children a fun, safe session in which they can grow and learn.
Our fully qualified and experienced staff help your child grow into a positive, self reliant individual. All children are encouraged to blossom whilst ensuring they have a fun introduction to schooling as the cornerstone of their future education. Full OFSTED reports available. Pre-school vouchers accepted. For further information call Manager Denise Young.
The Pavilion, Westmarsh Lane, Oldbury on Severn BS35 1QD
Tel: 01454 412466
Olveston Pre-school is based between the villages of Olveston and Tockington and has been running for more than 40 years.
We have excellent staff and facilities and a large amount of space both indoors and outside at our setting in the Parish Hall.
Manorbrook Primary School
This lively, welcoming pre-school benefits children from Thornbury and the surrounding community. It is very proud of its “Outstanding” OFSTED rating - see the report at www.ofsted.gov.uk.
Based at Manorbrook Primary, the pre-school has close links with other local primary schools and accepts the Nursery Education Grant. Rainbow Teddies has excellent indoor and outdoor provision.
The experienced staff work hard to provide a caring, stimulating and fun atmosphere where children’s needs are met and parental input is valued. Everyone involved on a regular basis is vetted and CRB checked.
Parents and children are welcome to visit at any time. An appointment is not always necessary but a phone call will ensure someone is able to speak with you.
Click below for more information, or contact the Manager, Nanda Lee by email below.
Park Road, Thornbury BS35 1JW
Our pre-school welcomes children from 2 to 4 years old and can accept government granted places from the age of 2 (depending on eligibility).
We are very proud of our all seasons, outside area which the children are developing into a wonderful eco garden.
The team of staff and parents make this a friendly, local pre-school who welcome visits from prospective parents/carers and children. Please phone to arrange a convenient time.
Registered Charity number 1031937
Jubilee Hall, Greenhill Road, Alveston
Tel: 07717 216762
Tortworth Arboretum, off Tortworth Road, Tortworth GL12 8HH
Tel: 07581 067 365
OFSTED GOOD AWARDED IN MARCH 2015
We are a friendly and nurturing rural pre-school accepting children from 2-4 years old from all around the Thornbury area. We are registered with Ofsted and a member of the Pre-School Learning Alliance. We offer spacious indoor and outdoor learning environments as well as fabulous Forest Fridays.
Our opening hours are 9.00am-1pm on Monday and 9.00am-3.00pm on Tuesday, Thursday and Friday. Please contact our manager Cathy Jowett for further information.
Tel: 07553 811803