Little Raccoons Day Nursery, Watford, Hertfordshire
Little Raccoons Day Nursery, Watford, Hertfordshire
Little Raccoons Day Nursery, Watford, Hertfordshire

Little Raccoons Day Nursery is a purpose built boutique nursery that is personally managed and carefully designed. They provide high standards of care and education for children, respecting and accommodating their individual needs and requirements.

Little Raccoons Day Nursery promote the partnership with parents and celebrate all cultures throughout their practice. They believe that children need a strong foundation to feel safe, learn, develop and achieve full potential in life.

The nursery offers an exclusive and meaningful curriculum of activities where children’s interests and abilities are the starting point for engaging and moving them forward in their learning and development.

Practitioners are committed to children’s well-being and education and work closely to parents to ensure all needs of their children are met. At Little Raccoons Day Nursery children are happy, feel safe and are able to explore a beautiful and challengeable environment.

Group: Little Raccoons Day Nursery Ltd

Person in charge: Sue Kendrick (Manager)

Local Authority / Social Services: Hertfordshire County Council

Number of Staff: 8

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

Total Places for Children: 22

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

Opening Days: Mon-Fri

Opening Hours: 0730-1830

When Closed: Bank Holidays & Christmas

Languages Spoken (other than English): Polish, Portuguese, Russian

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Current Reviews

Review Score: 8.3 (8.340)

The user Review Score of 8.3 for Little Raccoons Day Nursery is based on 2 Review/Recommendations. This Review Score of 8.340 is made up of 4.958 Points relating to the ratings and 3.382 Points relating to the number of positive Reviews/Recommendations.

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My son has enjoyed his time at Little Racoons immensely. He does not stop talking about the wonderful and caring staff at the nursery and the "best friends" he has made. He will miss them all terribly when he starts school in September. He has enjoyed the food at nursery a lot, there is a wide range of different foods for him to try. He has loved every day at nursery.

How likely would you be to recommend Little Raccoons Day Nursery? Extremely LIKELY

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

Our son has attended Little Raccoons since he was 10 months old. He has enjoyed his time there and will be sad to leave (going to nursery school). The staff have always been welcoming , friendly and happy! Queries are answered swiftly, information is sent home on a regular basis and overall we cannot fault the nursery. Our little girl starts soon,s she will be nearly 10 months, and we are looking forward to continuing our relationship with the nursery and staff for the next few years.

How likely would you be to recommend Little Raccoons Day Nursery? Extremely LIKELY

Overall Standard: Excellent

Facilities / Outside Space: Good

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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