Primary Schools are now required to publish alongside their Performance information a list of their childcare provision making it easier for parents to know what is available.
Thornley Primary School offers the following continuous childcare provision.
Daycare provision for 0-3 years old
Our school is proud to offer daycare provision from 0-3 years prior to the beginning of Nursery within our private ‘Early Learners’ daycare which is based on site. Please find the details below…
This is our baby room which caters for children 0-2. We have created a place where our children will feel safe and secure, a place that stimulates their learning and supports their emotional well-being. Babies learn through their senses so we provide various fun activities and resources to support their learning helping our children achieve the next steps in their development.
In our baby room with have up to 6 babies cared for by 2 members of staff.
Current price is £19 for 8am-1pm/1pm-6pm or £37 for 8am-6pm.
Before school provision
We offer excellent before school childcare provision in the form of our popular breakfast club. Priced at only £1.20 pupils can access the breakfast club from 8am and are then supervised until they are taken to classes to begin the school day at 8.55am. Mrs Hewitson, breakfast club leader, ensures that her breakfast clubbers never go hungry and provides a huge range of breakfast foods on a daily basis including: juice, milk, toast, cereals, yoghurt, fruit, waffles, pancakes and sometimes even a cooked option. There are also games and activities provided for pupils to keep them entertained post breakfast! Please contact the school office for more details.
After school provision
In addition to extra curricular clubs which run throughout the year aimed at different year groups in different areas such as sport, art, computing or writing, we also offer our Tea Time Club from Monday to Thursdays 3.15pm until 4.15pm. Activities at the Tea Time Club change daily. Staff running the club try to include a mix of activities including, but not limited to, movies, arts and crafts and computing. Pupils are also provided with a snack. The cost for this provision is £1 and details about payment and pre-booking can be found by contacting the school office.