Bizzie Bees Lealands
Bizzie Bees 4 in Lealands high School within the Rhondi youth centre Luton, at the end of the summer 2011 we moved into temporary accommodation for our exciting refurbishment. After Easter 2012 we finally got to go home, the refurbishment has surpassed all our expectation. We now have a totally self contained space, with a new secure entrance, large bright and airy playroom which leads out onto a fully equipped enclosed garden. Our refurbishment has enabled us to offer a greatly enhance experience for all our children & parents. Bizzie Bees 4 is Ofsted registered for 32 children between the ages of 2 & 5 Years. We can offer you flexibility to support all your childcare requirement.
The ratio is 1 adult to 4 children aged 2-3 years & 1 adult to 8 children aged 3 and over. The children in the Pre-school follow the Early Years foundation Stage which was revised in September 2012.The children have use of the outside space and are encouraged to dress according to the weather.
Characteristics of Effective Learning
Playing and Exploring – Engagement Finding out & exploring, Playing with what they know & Being willing to have a go
Creating and Thinking Critically - Thinking Having their own ideas, Making Links & Choosing ways to do things
At snack and lunchtime the children are encouraged to be independent. Staff talk with children about the food they are eating and how it helps them to be strong and healthy.Children are also encouraged to be independent with toileting and hand washing. To minimise the risk of cross-infection the children use paper towels to dry their hands. They are made aware of germs and the need to wash their hands.All children follow the Early Years Foundation Stage curriculum. This consists of working towards outcomes/goals in the following areas;
Personal social emotional development
Communication & Language.
Understanding of the world
Expressive arts and design
Staff complete observations during the activities and record them in children’s individual learning journeys. Parents we ask you to contribute to these on a regular basis, slip are available at all time for you to note down any observation or information that you want to share with your child’s key worker. This information will then be feed into your child’s individual learning journey which you are free to see at any time. We also conduct open days where key workers will spend time talking with you about your children’s progress.
The Pre School operates between the hours of 9.10am to 3.10pm Mondays and Tuesdays and 9.10am to 12.10pm Wednesday, Thursday and Fridays term-time only.
We have an outstanding team of dedicated, highly qualified staff who work on a ratio of 1:4 for 2-3 years and 1:8 for children aged 3 years upwards to ensure your child is cared for in a safe, secure and stimulating environment.
3 & 4 year old Funding
Available to all children the term after their 3 Birthday. This funding enables you to access 15 hours free childcare a week additional hour are available at the hourly rate. Please bring your child birth certificate on induction.
2 Year old Funding
2 year old funding is now available for children the term after their 2 birthday.
To enable you to access the funding you must meet the following criteria:
- Income Support
- Income based Job Seeker's Allowance
- Child Tax Credit
- Working Tax Credit (Disability element)
- Guarantee element of the State Pension Credit
- SEN Child·
- Looked After Child
- Child subject to a Child Protection Plan
For more information and to meet the team call Karen: 07807926104
Click the link below to download a prospectus:
Lealands High School
Rhondi youth building
Sundon Park Road