News and Events

Tempest Photographer

03rd March 2017

We have booked a photographer from Tempest to come to nursery on 30th and 31st March 2017. This will be an opportunity for your children to have their photographs professionally taken. You will be able to purchase these if you wish through their sale or return option. Tempest have an excellent reputation and are the main photographer used in most schools. More information will be sent home in due course.


Snack Menu Consultation

03rd March 2017

We are in the process of reviewing our snack menu. We would like your feedback in telling us what your child likes and doesn’t like to eat. Please see our consultation board and questionnaires in reception. We would very much appreciate if you could help us with this review. We will be asking staff and children for their feedback too.


KingsWellies Lending Library

03rd March 2017

We believe at KingsWellies, that books are the window to the world! Outside each playroom, we have a lending library. PLEASE choose a book each week to share at home with your child.


Wellie Dogs – Therapets

03rd March 2017

Rumpole and Ziggy have passed their Therapets assessment so will be heading out soon to the hospital, university and old folk’s homes to cheer lots of people up! We will keep you posted.


Life Skills Awards

03rd March 2017

Our Wellie Beans will be working towards achieving their KingsWellies Life Skills Awards. Our younger children will work on developing the Pink Award and our older children will be working their way through the Red Award. Please help us to complete these at home too! Send in photos of your child completing each important skill. Already we have completed, “I know what to do in a fire drill” and “I have helped a friend!”


Staffing Update

13th January 2017

Congratulations also to Lisa who has been accepted to do her Post Graduate Primary Teaching Degree. We are delighted that Lisa will continue to work at KingsWellies until she qualifies as a primary teacher in August 2018! Well done Lisa – you will make a wonderful teacher!


Wellie Dogs – Therapets

13th January 2017

Rumpole and Ziggy have applied to become Therapets! I am hoping that they will be registered before our Random Acts of Kindness Day so that they will be able to visit our local old folk’s home with some of our children. Fingers crossed that they will pass their assessments!


Random Acts of Kindness Day – 17th February

13th January 2017

We would really like to carry out some kind and thoughtful acts this week. We want to bring a smile to some faces! Have you got any ideas what we could do? Please give us your ideas. We have an ideas sheet up in reception. Thank you.


Thanks

13th January 2017

Many thanks also for your very kind donations to Mission Christmas. This year, a record number of children in the local area benefited from your generosity. We also raised £47 for Children In Need and £27 for Brake Road Safety Charity. We raised a WHOPPING £530.25 in memory of one of our lovely parents for Cancer Research. Thank you everyone!


Diwali – Festival of Lights

31st October 2016

We will be studying Diwali – Festival of Lights, over the next few weeks. If you would like to come in to speak to the children about how you or your family celebrate Diwali, please let us know.