Asquith Basildon Day Nursery

c/o DLL, Festival Leisure Park, Pipps Hill Road South, Cranes Farm Road, Basildon SS14 3DG

Asquith Basildon Day Nursery, Basildon, Essex
Asquith Basildon Day Nursery, Basildon, Essex
Asquith Basildon Day Nursery, Basildon, Essex

Asquith Basildon Day Nursery & Pre-School is rated Outstanding by Ofsted and is situated in the popular David Lloyd Leisure Club behind Festival Leisure Park.

The rooms are bright and large and provide for a comfortable and fun learning environment. With the amazing location of the nursery, children are able to join in the extra-curricular activities such as swimming and tennis lessons, and have use of a dance studio and a soft-play area.

The nursery has six spacious, newly decorated rooms which display the children’s artwork. Rooms are divided by age and activities for specific groups are set out daily. Independence is always promoted to enhance the children's development and confidence.

The baby room contains different areas including painting easels and sand and a quiet cosy area for cuddles and stories.

The nursery room has toys and IT equipment with direct access to the gardens.

Group: Asquith Day Nurseries & Pre-Schools Ltd

Person in charge: Emma Cracknell (Nursery Manager)

Local Authority / Social Services: Essex County Council

Number of Staff: 25

Service Offered: Day Nursery (Privately Owned), Open all year, Full Day Care, Sessional Day Care

Total Places for Children: 100

Age Range: from 0 years 3 months to 5 years 0 months

Opening Days: Mon-Fri

Opening Hours: 0700-1830

When Closed: Bank Holidays & Christmas

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Current Reviews

8.7 Asquith Basildon Day Nursery has a Review Score of 8.7 (8.650)

The Review Score of 8.7 (maximum of 10) for Asquith Basildon Day Nursery is based on 7 Review/Recommendations in the last 2 years. This Review Score of 8.650 is made up of a Quality Score of 4.81 Points (maximum of 5) relating to the rating and a Quantity Score of 3.84 Points (maximum of 5) relating to the number of positive Reviews/Recommendations.

  • The maximum Review Score for a nursery is 10 and it is based on the published (including Restricted Publication) Reviews in the last 2 years. When a Review is submitted by someone who has previously submitted a Review, only the latest Review will count towards the Review Score.

    The Review Score of 8.650 for Asquith Basildon Day Nursery is based on 7 Reviews/Recommendations in the last 2 years.

  • The Review Score (maximum of 10) is made up of a Quality Score (maximum of 5) and Quantity Score (maximum of 5):

    • Quality Score: 5 Points are available for the average rating. For each review the nursery is rated Excellent, Good, Satisfactory, Poor or Very Poor on a number of areas eg Staff, Management etc. The nursery receives points for each rating as follows: Excellent = 5. Good = 4. Satisfactory = 3. Poor = 2. Very Poor = 1. These points are added up and then divided by the total number of completed ratings to generate the average rating. (Please note that the ratings of Very Poor and Poor have only been available since the change from Recommendations to Reviews on 7th July 2015.)

      The Quality Score (average rating) of 4.81 for Asquith Basildon Day Nursery is calculated as follows: ( (69 Excellents x 5) + (14 Goods x 4) + (1 Satisfactorys x 3) ) ÷ 84 Ratings = 4.81

    • Quantity Score: 5 Points are available for the number of 'Positive Reviews' for a nursery. A Positive Review is defined as:

      • Any Review with 'Extremely Likely' or 'Likely' in answer to the question 'How likely are you to recommend this care provider to friends and family if they needed similar care or treatment?'

      • Any Recommendation. Before the change from Recommendations to Reviews on 7th July 2015 all feedback was limited to Recommendations (ie positive comments only)

      The 5 points available are broken down as follows:

      1. 3 points for receiving the first Positive Review.

      2. 0.1 Point per Positive Review, up to a maximum score of 1 Point. (ie a nursery requires 10 Positive Reviews to receive the maximum score of 1 point.)

      3. (Number of Positive Reviews ÷ number of children) x 2, up to a maximum score of 1 Point. ie a nursery has to receive a number of Positive Reviews equal to half of the number of children to obtain the maximum score of 1 point. eg a nursery with 40 children has to receive 20 Positive Reviews to obtain the maximum score of 1 point.

      The Quantity Score of 3.84 for Asquith Basildon Day Nursery is calculated as follows:

      1. 7 Positive Reviews = 3

      2. 0.1 x 7 Positive Reviews = 0.700

      3. (7 Positive Reviews ÷ 100 Children) x 2 = 0.140

  • The Review Score is based on user Recommendations/Reviews submitted in the last 2 years. The maximum Review Score is 10. There are 5 Points available for the average of all ratings on users Recommendations/Reviews (Excellent 5, Good 4, Satisfactory 3, Poor 2, Very Poor 1). There are 5 Points available for the total number of positive Recommendations/Reviews submitted in relation to the number of child places at the Day Nursery.

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How Likely are the Reviewers to Recommend Asquith Basildon Day Nursery?

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Reviewer Connection to Asquith Basildon Day Nursery

  • Mother of Child
    7

The Overall Average of all the Ratings in the following 

1 Reviews* is 4.3 out of 5

*The Average Rating only uses ratings from the 1 reviews. Ratings from the 6 recommendations are not used for the Average Rating as the rating options were limited to Excellent, Good and Satisfactory.

The nursery provides an excellent settling in period tailored to each child. Child has a key worker and strong bonds are made between the key worker and the child. Parents evenings held for feedback and questions. Excellent garden facilities. Food is sometimes tailored to toddlers e.g curry, chilli con carne, and soup. Sometimes needs a good hoover, but that's children for you!

How likely would you be to recommend Asquith Basildon Day Nursery? Extremely Likely

Average Rating: 

 4.3 out of 5

Overall Standard: Excellent

Facilities / Outside Space: Excellent

Learning: Excellent

Resources / Equipment / ICT: Good

Care: Good

Activities: Good

Staff: Good

Food / Nutrition: Good

Management: Good

Cleanliness: Satisfactory

Safeguarding: Excellent

Value for Money: Good

My darling son joined this nursery after we moved to the UK from India. Language was the biggest barrier, but it was just wonderful to see how well he settled in. Nursery has helped him to grow in all aspects. He is now completely school ready and ready to face the new challenges confidently.

No Average Rating is available*

Overall Standard: Excellent

Facilities / Outside Space: Excellent

Learning: Excellent

Resources / Equipment / ICT: Excellent

Care: Excellent

Activities: Excellent

Staff: Excellent

Food / Nutrition: Excellent

Management: Excellent

Cleanliness: Excellent

Safeguarding: Excellent

Value for Money: Excellent

My son has attended the nursery since he was 16 months old, he has developed into a confident, happy and bright boy. The staff at Asquith have been fantastic throughout his time there, I would recommend the Basildon Nursery!

No Average Rating is available*

Overall Standard: Excellent

Facilities / Outside Space: Excellent

Learning: Excellent

Resources / Equipment / ICT: Excellent

Care: Excellent

Activities: Excellent

Staff: Excellent

Food / Nutrition: Excellent

Management: Excellent

Cleanliness: Excellent

Safeguarding: Excellent

Value for Money: Good

Overall, I would recommend nursery to friends and family.

No Average Rating is available*

Overall Standard: Excellent

Facilities / Outside Space: Excellent

Learning: Excellent

Resources / Equipment / ICT: Excellent

Care: Good

Activities: Excellent

Staff: Good

Food / Nutrition: Excellent

Management: Good

Cleanliness: Excellent

Safeguarding: Good

Value for Money: Good

My darling daughter joined this nursery in pre-school section after a couple of changes and was associated for nearly a year and a half. It was an amazing experience as it was completely different for us back in India. The staff are very caring, settling in was very easy, the journey was smooth. Food is hygienic and nutritious. My darling daughter is now completely ready to move to a school and is confident to face the world.

No Average Rating is available*

Overall Standard: Excellent

Facilities / Outside Space: Excellent

Learning: Excellent

Resources / Equipment / ICT: Excellent

Care: Excellent

Activities: Excellent

Staff: Excellent

Food / Nutrition: Excellent

Management: Excellent

Cleanliness: Excellent

Safeguarding: Excellent

Value for Money: Excellent

1) Can include more outdoor activities.
2) Can include picnics.
Overall this is a pretty good day care.

No Average Rating is available*

Overall Standard: Excellent

Facilities / Outside Space: Excellent

Learning: Excellent

Resources / Equipment / ICT: Excellent

Care: Excellent

Activities: Good

Staff: Excellent

Food / Nutrition: Excellent

Management: Excellent

Cleanliness: Excellent

Safeguarding: Excellent

Value for Money: Excellent

Best Nursery

It was an excellent place for my Son for his foundation stages. He's learnt a lot from the nursery, more than being at home. His table manners, sharing toys, his speech and kind words like; please, sorry, thank you. My Husband and myself are grateful to your nursery. Thank you.

How likely would you be to recommend Asquith Basildon Day Nursery? Extremely Likely

No Average Rating is available*

Overall Standard: Excellent

Facilities / Outside Space: Excellent

Learning: Excellent

Resources / Equipment / ICT: Excellent

Care: Excellent

Activities: Excellent

Staff: Excellent

Food / Nutrition: Excellent

Management: Excellent

Cleanliness: Excellent

Safeguarding: Excellent

Value for Money: Excellent

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