Early Birds

Earlybirds Preschool

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Full of Beans
Full of Beans
Added on 10/10/2017
Starts Monday 6th November @ 2pm for 4 weeks.

This activity is a funded programme aimed at children aged 2-4 years and their families.

Full of Beans is a fun project that encourages social interaction between children and their families in a physical way. Each session will follow a different theme that will allow children to explore their imagination.

The sessions will last between 30-60 minutes and for 4 sessions. If you have not yet expressed your interest and would like to take part please let Suzie know.
Fluoride Varnishing
Fluoride Varnishing
Added on 10/10/2017
Thursday 16th November

The lovely ladies from the Oral Health Team will be at Earlybirds to apply the fluoride varnish to our 3 & 4 year old's.

Consent forms must be completed prior to application. More info to follow closer to the date.
Parents Evening for children starting school 2019
Parents Evening for children starting school 2019
Added on 10/10/2017
Wednesday 1st November 2017 4.15-5.15

Your child's key person will be available for a 10-minute appointment to discuss your child's progress at Earlybirds.
An appointment timetable is in reception along with a list of the children this applies too so please book a time slot that suits you.
Fergus the Tractor
Fergus the Tractor
Added on 04/10/2017
Steve Burnside, author of Fergus the Tractor will be here today Wednesday 4th October from 11 am to share his stories with the children. If your child is not in the session today, please come along at 11. You will be responsible for your children during this activity.

A selection of books signed by Steve will be available to purchase on the day from £4.00
Concept Photography
Concept Photography
Added on 23/09/2017
Concept Photos are back!!

Please collect your photo's by Friday this week, then return them by Friday 3rd November at the latest (please return your proofs even if you are not placing an order)
Pick up arrangements
Pick up arrangements
Added on 06/09/2017
At the end of the day to accommodate our new Safeguarding procedures and to still maintain a flexible pick up, the children will now be brought out to you in the foyer by a member of staff at the end of the day.

Lunch boxes and art work will be out in the foyer for you to collect.

Pushchairs and Prams to be left out in the buggy park at all times, but if you do have to bring them in that you do not block the door entrance to Earlybirds.

New Session times as of September
New Session times as of September
Added on 01/09/2017
A reminder that our session times are changing in September and will be as follows -
Morning session - 8.45 - 11.45am
Lunch session - 11.45 - 12.45pm
Afternoon session - 12.45 - 3.45pm
Door Closure
Door Closure
Added on 21/03/2017
As part of a review of Safeguarding and Health & Safety of the building, it has now been agreed with Somerset County Council that as the Valley Children Centre is de-designated, the main door to the building will be closed during sessions times from after the Easter Holidays and going forward.

The door will be opened at the beginning/end of session times i.e 8.50 am, 11.45 am and 12.45 pm. At the end of the day the door will be opened from 3.15 pm. If you arrive before these times please wait until the door is opened.

If for any reason you need to enter the building outside of these times, please ring the bell.
Earlybirds Preschool Uniform
Earlybirds Preschool Uniform
Added on 23/09/2016
You can now buy our uniform from our supplier's website and have it delivered to the preschool at no extra charge. Just click and collect.

Earlybirds clothing can be found via shop then school section. Here is the web address.


www.weareembroidery.co.uk
http://weareembroidery.co.uk/earlybirds-preschool-45-c.asp

Annual General Meeting
Annual General Meeting
Added on 02/09/2016
You are kindly asked to attend the AGM on Thursday 14th September at 7.30pm in the main Earlybirds room. This will be a great opportunity to see the space, meet the current committee members and find out more about how parents help to shape the children's time at Earlybirds Preschool.
Some of the current committee members will be stepping down at the AGM as their children have now moved onto school. We would love to see as many of you as possible, and in particular look forward to meeting those who might be interested in taking on specific roles within the committee.Hope to see you all there.