Bizzie Bees Leland's
Bizzie Bees 4 in Leland's 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.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
Active Learning – Motivation
Being involved & concentrating, keeping Trying & Enjoying Achieving what they set out to do
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. We have a designated SEND coordinator to support children which additional needs. Please see our local offer for more information.
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
Bizzie Bees staff complete observations during the activities and record them in children’s individual learning journeys. At Bizzie Bees we use a system called connect daily, this can be loaded to your tablet, mobile telephone, laptop ore desktop computer. I connect allows you to see your child's progress as it happening, sharing what you child has been learning and they fun they have had on their learning journey. I connect also has a Parentzone which allows you to see your invoices, payments made. Most importantly I connect allows you to contribute towards your child's learning journey by adding your own observations and comments.
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: (correct at time of print)
- 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 Michelle: 07807926104
Lealands High School
Rhondi youth building
Sundon Park Road