Seedlings Preschool Ltd - Day Care

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About Seedlings Preschool Ltd - Day Care

Other Information Seedlings is a not for profit community based pre-school which operates out of a purpose developed setting within Dunstone Community Primary School. There is excellent safe and security entry to the setting. We have an all weather covered outside decking area and a further outside area incorporating a paved patio for play and a grassed area for the climbing frame and gardening. There is a "free flow" operation; this enables the children to have constant access to the outdoors. Seedlings is positioned towards the back of the school playground, directly in front of the school woods. A trained member of staff leads the daily Forest School activities, available to all children. We offer affordable term time education and quality child care for children aged between 2-4 years. Our sessional opening hours are Monday to Thursday, 7.45 am to 6 pm and Friday, 7.45 am to 5.30 pm. There is also a "before & after school club", this is operated by Dunstone primary school. Staff are highly qualified, with continuing professional development Seedlings is within the site of Dunstone Primary school, and the Plymstock Children's centre. There is a Little Seedlings toddler group (0-5 years) who meet on a Thursday morning; this is run in conjunction with the Plymstock Children's centre, sharing staff, planning and resources. The children have a weekly foreign language lesson, at present this is Spanish. This is led by Becky at kidslingo, Highly Commended in the category of Most Outstanding Activity Leader for the Under 5s (South) 2017. There is liaison, with Dunstone primary school, with integration between the children of the Foundation class and the school leavers of Seedlings.
Categories Childcare, Nurseries, Day nurseries

What is Offered

Age groups Looks after children aged between 2 years 0 months and 4 years 11 months
Funding available 2, 3, 4, Offers Extended Entitlement (30 hours)


Inspection Type Inspection (Early Years Register)
Ofsted rating is Good
Last inspected on Thursday, February 9, 2017

Costs and Availability

  • Monday 07:45-18:00
    Tuesday 07:45-18:00
    Wednesday 07:45-18:00
    Thursday 07:45-18:00
    Friday 07:45-17:30

  • Term Time

Contact Details

  • Address: Dunstone Community Primary Shortwood Crescent, Plymouth, PL9 8TQ