at 31 St Ninians Road , FK8 2HE
Whitecraigs Nursery- Fun and friends in a caring family environment
Whitecraigs Nursery was established in 2002 due to a need for high quality childcare within the area. From then, we have went from strength to strength and have built a reputation among the local community as being a centre where quality care and education take place and where enthusiastic, motivated staff embrace every aspect of your child’s development. I aspire to ensure that all children within the Nursery embrace learning and develop to their full potential. I have worked in Whitecraigs Nursery for 8 years to date. Within the setting, children have access to a huge range of learning experiences including outdoor learning within our grounds on a daily basis. We have forged strong community links which facilitate extended learning and trips into the local community. Many of our parents comment on the warm and friendly environment that we have achieved and we are proud that our parents would highly recommend Whitecraigs Nursery.
******OPEN DAY CANCELLED****** Unfortunately we have decided to cancel our open day that was planned for this weekend Saturday 18th July. We do apologise for any inconvenience however we cannot go ahead due to the weather forecast highly suggesting it will be raining most of the day on Saturday.
Our open day will be 18th July 12pm - 2pm Tickets are £3 per child and this includes face painting, unlimited turns on bouncy castle/soft play and all garden equipment. We will also have BBQ, soft drinks and cakes on sale :) Throughout the day there will be show rounds for anyone who is interested in nursery spaces. Everyone is welcome so please spread the word and bring family and friends We hope to see you all there :)
We would like to thank everyone for attending our sports day :) All the children did brilliant and the weather did not damping spirits! Also a big well done to all mummies and daddies for taking part in our races :)
**** REMINDER**** Tomorrow is our sports day meet at nursery for 10am (If you haven't done so already if you are joining us please let a member of staff know and bring back sponsor sheets :) ) Hope to see you all there :)
Important Events Coming Up: *Tuesday 7th July 10am Sports Day meet at Nursery* (Please let a member of staff know if you will be attending and remember to bring back your sponsor forms please :) ) *Saturday 18th July 12.pm - 2pm Open Day * (Tickets will be available soon to buy or pay on the day) Everyone Welcome
Come along and join in with our sports day everyone welcome Tuesday 7th July at 10am! We will hopefully be holding our sports day in beechwood park if there is enough volunteers. If you are interested in volunteering please let a member of staff know.
Grandparents Day!! Wednesday 20th May 2pm-3pm Come along and join in with the fun :)
We are looking at employing a member of staff to join our friendly staff team for 16 hours lunch cover. If you are interested please send your CV to email@example.com or call for more information on 01786 475533 and ask to speak with Cheryl or Christine
****RED NOSE WEEK**** Monday 9th March - Friday 13th March Monday 9th - Bakeathon (all children will be baking cakes to sell throughout the week) Tuesday 10th - Funny face paint (Children to bring a donation to have their face painted at nursery) ***Please ensure a member of staff if they are not allowed face paints.*** Wednesday 11th - Pyjama day Thursday 12th - Crazy hair day Friday 13th - Wear something red REMEMBER - BRING YOUR DONATIONS its for a good cause :)
UPCOMING EVENTS! Friday 20th February: Chinese New Year, Nursery will provide a Chinese themed lunch for all children in on this day. Monday 9th- Friday 13th March: Red nose week, We will be raising money for red nose all this week see posters around nursery for details. Tuesday 17th March: Parents Forum (5.30-6.30) All parents are welcome to come along.
****REMINDER**** Our Carole concert and Christmas fayre is tonight 5:30pm!! We will be selling lovely decorations made by the children Also cakes, stovies and tea/coffee Hope to see you all there :)
Our Christmas fair and Carole concert will be held on Wednesday 17th December 5.30pm-7pm. There will be lots of beautiful decorations made by the children on sale :) Also cakes, stovies, soft drinks and tea/coffee. Hope to see everyone there!!
***** CHILDREN IN NEED ***** 10th November - 14th November Donations to take part :) What’s Happening this week * Muddy Monday- Please bring your wellies and water proofs/ change of clothes as we will be heading in to the mud kitchen for some messy fun. * Pyjama Tuesday- Come to nursery with you favourite teddy and pyjamas on for a cosy day. * Wet Wednesday-Please bring your wellies and water proofs/ change of clothes as we will be looking for some puddles to do some splashing in. * Dress Down/Crazy Hair Thursday- Come to nursery with crazy hair and wear what you want. * Pudsey Friday- Wear something Pudsey inspired such as spots, bears bandana’s for some teddy fun. Hope everyone can take part and help raise money for Pudsey Bear! :)
*****REMINDER***** Our bonfire night is tomorrow night at 6:30pm Everyone is welcome and you can buy tickets on the night Tickets are. Adult:£3 Child:50p Family tickets:£6 (2 adults 2 children) Tickets include hot drink for adults, sparkler/glow sticks for children and firework display. Soup and stovies will also be on sale for £1 Hope everyone can make it :)
*****BONFIRE NIGHT***** EVERYONE WELCOME Our bonfire night will be held on Thursday 6th November 6:30pm Tickets are now on sale. Adult:£3 Child:50p Family tickets:£6 (2 adults 2 children) Tickets include hot drink for adults and sparkler/glow sticks for children Soup and stovies will also be on sale for £1
The parents open night that took place last night was very successful and we would like to thank all parents/carers that came along to this! If any parents could not make it feel free to pick up your child's journal from their keyworker to have a look through.
We are holding a parents forum meeting on Monday 6th October at 6pm. Hopefully parents can attend to discuss what is going on in the nursery :)
We would like to thank everyone who attended and sponsored us on our sponsored walk!! We have raised £297 so far! Please hand in sponsor sheets if you have not already done so. Thank you all :)
We are holding a sponsored walk on Wednesday 10th September which will be leaving the nursery at 9.30am. Any children who are not in on this day and would like to take part can join us on the walk just let a member of staff know that they are coming. (parents MUST be present) We are also looking for parent helpers on this day, if you are interested please speak to Jayde or Lynn.