We are Ofsted rated ‘outstanding’
Little Owls Shepherds Lane provides high quality and interesting activities and experiences for children. We support children to learn through play. If children are enjoying themselves they will learn and achieve.
Shepherds Lane was rated as outstanding by Ofsted, with particular recognition for the work with children with special educational needs.
All staff have received training on intensive interaction and this is used in their daily practice.
Our experienced team has worked with families to support children with SEND over many years. We have good links with the Senit team, as well as STARS. All staff are trained to work with children with SEND, including Tier 2 Autism awareness training.
Our building has disabled parking and is wheelchair accessible.
“The quality of teaching across the nursery is excellent, staff are highly skilled and all children make exceptional progress in their learning.”
“Children’s behaviour is impeccable, they play and learn happily together. This is due to the strong and consistent relationships with staff, who set an excellent example.”
“Staff have a first class approach to supporting children who have special educational needs and/or disabilities, they quickly identify individual children’s learning needs and provide excellent support to parents.”