Thornton College Nursery

The Genevieve Early Years Dept, Convent of Jesus and Mary, Thornton, Milton Keynes MK17 0HJ

Owner: Thornton College

Person in charge: Tracey Kniebe (Manager)

Local Authority / Social Services: Milton Keynes Council

Number of Staff: 10

Service Offered: Day Nursery (Voluntary / Not for Profit Owned), Open all year, Full Day Care, Sessional Day Care

Registered Charity Number: 247358

Total Places for Children: 42

Age Range: from 2 years 6 months to 5 years 0 months

Opening Days: Mon-Fri

Opening Hours: 0800-1800

When Closed: Bank Holidays & 1 week Christmas

Fees Guide: £4.50 to £6 per hour

Languages Spoken (other than English): Japanese

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Reviews

4.8 Thornton College Nursery has a Review Score of 4.8 (4.833)

The Review Score of 4.8 (maximum of 10) for Thornton College Nursery is based on a) the Average Rating and b) the number of positive Reviews.

  • a) The Average Rating is 4.8 out of 5 from 2 Reviews over all time. This Average Rating is also the rating value for Thornton College Nursery in Google's Search Results - more info

  • b) The score for the number of positive Reviews is 0 out of 5 from 0 positive Reviews in the last 12 months.

  • 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 4.833 for Thornton College Nursery is calculated as follows: ( (20 Excellents x 5) + (4 Goods x 4) ) ÷ 24 Ratings = 4.833

  • 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 0 Points relating to the number of positive Reviews for Thornton College Nursery is based on 0 positive Reviews in the last 24 months and is calculated as follows:

    1. 0 = 0

    2. Target of 8.4 positive Reviews (42 registered maximum number of service users ÷ 5). 0 Reviews ÷ 8.4 Target = 0

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


Average Ratings

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

How Likely are the Reviewers to Recommend Thornton College Nursery?

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

Reviewer Connection to Thornton College Nursery

  • Father of Child
    1
  • Mother of Child
    1

Our child has recently joined this nursery. The staff are caring and attentive, communication is excellent with good quality feedback. The environment is both creative and inspiring the staff interact well with all the children. The facilities are of a very high standard set in wonderful grounds. Our child settled straight away and is happy and content.

How likely would you be to recommend Thornton College Nursery? Extremely Likely

Average Rating: 

 4.7 out of 5

Overall Standard: Excellent

Facilities / Outside Space: Good

Learning: Excellent

Resources / Equipment / ICT: Good

Care: Excellent

Activities: Excellent

Staff: Excellent

Food / Nutrition: Excellent

Management: Excellent

Cleanliness: Good

Safeguarding: Excellent

Value for Money: Good

Thornton nursery has provided a fantastic start for my daughters education. The nursery team are so experienced, caring and really take the time to get to know each child individually, ensuring they have fun and make friends. The activities are fantastic and really varied including French, ballet, cooking, pe, library and music. My daughter has attended the nursery from 2 1/2 to starting school age and has always been really excited to go to nursery. The nursery organise a range of exciting events for the children and always provide lots of notice about what is coming up. The school setting provides the nursery with access to outstanding facilities like the library, dance studio and sports hall. I am looking forward to my son starting at Thornton nursery.

How likely would you be to recommend Thornton College Nursery? Extremely Likely

Average Rating: 

 5 out of 5

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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