Bumble Bee Montessori

8 Uplands Way, Winchmore Hill, London N21 1DG

Thde Bumblebee Mpntessori is based on the ground floor of a large house in a residential area in Grange Park.

A large garden secured by surrounding high walls provides for the main play area.

The nursery has been designed with the children’s ease of use in mind, with low-lying furniture, shelves, and with child size wash and toilet facilities.

Bumblebees caters for up to twenty children, cared for and supervised by four teaching staff.

All teachers are experienced in the Montessori Method of teaching. They are also all qualified in First Aid and Food Hygiene.

Owner: Bumble Bees Montessori (Grange Park) Ltd

Person in charge: Marie Coutinho (Owner)

Local Authority / Social Services: London Borough of Enfield Council

Number of Staff: 5

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

Total Places for Children: 15

Age Range: from 2 years 0 months to 5 years 0 months

Opening Days: Mon-Fri

Opening Hours: 0800-1800

When Closed: 2 weeks at Christmas

Languages Spoken (other than English): Greek, Modern, Swahili, Turkish

Visiting:

Viewings are by appointment only which can be done via email or telephone.

Parking:

There is ample parking on or around the nursery.

Overview

The Review Score of 8.9 (maximum of 10) for Bumble Bee Montessori is based on a) the Average Rating and b) the number of positive Reviews.

  • a) The Average Rating is 5 out of 5 from 2 Reviews over all time. This Average Rating is also the rating value for Bumble Bee Montessori in Google's Search Results - more info

  • b) The score for the number of positive Reviews is 3.9 out of 5 from 2 positive Reviews in the last 12 months.

Detailed Breakdown

  • a) 5 Points are available for the Average Rating of all Reviews over all time. For each review the Day Nursery / service is rated Excellent, Good, Satisfactory, Poor or Very Poor on a number of areas eg Staff, Management etc. The Day 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.

    The Average Rating of 5 for Bumble Bee Montessori is calculated as follows: ( (24 Excellents x 5) ) ÷ 24 Ratings = 5

  • b) 5 Points are available for the number of Positive Reviews in the last 12 months. If there are no Positive Reviews in the last 12 months, then 2.5 points are available for the number of Positive Reviews in the last 2 years. 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 Day Nursery to friends and family?'

    The 5 points available are broken down as follows:

    1. 4 points are available for the first 5 Positive Reviews, 3 points for the first Positive Review and then 0.25 Points for each of the next 4 Positive Reviews.

    2. 1 point is available for reaching a target number of Positive Reviews based on 20% of the number of registered maximum number of service users. If the target is partially reached then that proportion of 1 point is given. eg a Day Nursery with 50 registered maximum number of service users has a target of 10 Positive Reviews, if it has 10 or more Positive Reviews it will receive 1 point, if it has 7 reviews will receive 0.7 points.

    3. If there are no Positive Reviews in the last 12 months, then 2.5 points are available for the number of Positive Reviews in the last 2 years. The calculation is the same as above, except the points are divided by 2.

    The 3.917 Points relating to the number of positive Reviews for Bumble Bee Montessori is based on 2 positive Reviews in the last 12 months and is calculated as follows:

    1. 3 + 0.25 = 3.25

    2. Target of 3 positive Reviews (15 registered maximum number of service users ÷ 5). 2 Reviews ÷ 3 Target = 0.667

  • When a Review is submitted by someone who has previously submitted a Review, only the latest Review will count towards the Review Score.

8.9 Bumble Bee Montessori has a Review Score of 8.9 (8.917)

Average Ratings

  • Excellent
    2
  • Good
    0
  • Satisfactory
    0
  • Poor
    0
  • Very Poor
    0
  • Don't Know
    0

How Likely are the Reviewers to Recommend Bumble Bee Montessori?

  • Extremely LIKELY
    2
  • Likely
    0
  • Don't know
    0
  • Neither Unlikely or Likely
    0
  • Unlikely
    0
  • Extremely UNLIKELY
    0

Reviewer Connection to Bumble Bee Montessori

  • Mother of Child
    2

Our experience of this nursery is that it has provided our child care, security, love and helped with learning and development and brought out a great confidence in them. Our child is very happy and secure there and we, as parents, are very happy with the nursery and all staff as they provide a first class service for the child and family. We are truly grateful to them for looking after our child and have complete trust in what they do and provide. They really care.

How likely would you be to recommend Bumble Bee Montessori? Extremely Likely

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Average Rating:   5 out of 5

This is a fantastic nursery. The staff all work very hard in ensuring that the children are well cared for and always have the children's best interest at heart. My son feels confident and loves going to nursery, as did my daughter a number of years ago. My son settled in very well and the facilities made it feel like a home environment, which really supported this. The staff will always listen to you and will provide supportive strategies to encourage the children to attain their developmental milestones. My son has developed in so many ways. He is confident and is progressing well and this nursery has contributed to this. I cannot recommend this nursery enough and only wish they would open a Primary free school!

How likely would you be to recommend Bumble Bee Montessori? Extremely Likely

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Average Rating:   5 out of 5

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Staff Profiles

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MARIE COUTINHO

Job Title: MANAGER

Joined: 1997

Description:

MONTESSORI TEACHER LEVEL 4

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CARA EDRIDGE

Job Title: DEPUTY MANAGER

Joined: 2005

Description:

NVQ LEVEL 3 IN CHILDCARE

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DILAN AKGUL

Job Title: NURSERY NURSE

Joined: 2016

Description:

NVQ LEVEL 2 IN CHILDCARE

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ELIZABETH CHRISTOU

Job Title: NURSERY NURSE

Joined: 2017

Description:

NVQ LEVEL 2 IN CHILDCARE