Thank you for your interest in our Nursery, we hope your association with us will be a happy and fulfilling one, where your child will make excellent developmental progress, become an active learner and possess a thirst for knowledge.
Hickory Dickorys opened in 1999 by Sharon Johnson & Trudy Hobbs for their own children who have thrived and grown into confident and happy young ladies. Sharon & Trudy have worked in the Early Years Sector for well over 30 years, they both remain passionate about the importance and relevance of Early Years Development and Care and the positive impact this care has on a child's future growth and success. Sharon & Trudy work day to day in the nursery overseeing the smooth running, this helps maintain a high standard of care and promotes a strong relationship with the Team and Parents. The nursery is private & independently owned.
The nursery is located in Cheltenham Town Centre within walking distance of many shops and park areas. The nursery operates in a four storey Regency building catering for 40 children a day, promoting small and familiar groups, which enhances the relationship between each child and their Key Person. The feeling within the nursery is homely, inviting, relaxing, happy and above all fun!
The nursery prides itself on providing superb quality Day Care for Parents and children in a relaxed, stimulating and caring atmosphere. All the Team at Hickory Dickorys are qualified, kind, friendly, honest and approachable, and above all, interested in you, as Parents to help with the continuity of wonderful care you have given your child in the most important first months or even years of their lives. The Team are chosen for their experience, qualifications but most of all for their commitment in providing a loving and caring environment for your child.
We believe in children, they are our future, we can make a huge difference in their lives, working together as a team ensuring our children grow happily, successfully and confidently.
We have been registered with Ofsted since opening the Nursery, we received an 'OUTSTANDING' again in our latest Ofsted inspection in June 2014. Everyone involved with the nursery has worked together tirelessly as a team to make Hickory Dickorys a setting of Excellence.
To offer superb quality day care for parents / carers and children in a relaxed, friendly and homely atmosphere.
Ofsted Nursery Education Inspection report for early years provision - June 2014
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OFSTED Rating gained : Outstanding in 2010 and 2014
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