The Marmalade Cat Day Nursery

The Old School House, Gamnel Terrace, New Mill, Tring HP23 4JH

Owner: Mary Gabriel

Person in charge: Lorna McElroy (Manager)

Local Authority / Social Services: Hertfordshire County Council

Number of Staff: 12

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

Total Places for Children: 40

Age Range: from 0 years to 5 years

Opening Days: Mon-Fri

Opening Hours: 0730-1830

When Closed: Bank Holidays & Christmas

Overview

The Review Score of 6.6 (maximum of 10) for The Marmalade Cat Day Nursery is based on a) the Average Rating and b) the number of positive Reviews.

  • a) The Average Rating is 5 out of 5 from 1 Reviews over all time. This Average Rating is also the rating value for The Marmalade Cat Day Nursery in Google's Search Results - more info

  • b) The score for the number of positive Reviews is 1.6 out of 5 from 1 positive Reviews in the last 2 years. (A 2 year period has been used as there were no 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 The Marmalade Cat Day Nursery is calculated as follows: ( (12 Excellents x 5) ) ÷ 12 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 1.563 Points relating to the number of positive Reviews for The Marmalade Cat Day Nursery is based on 1 positive Reviews in the last 24 months and is calculated as follows:

    1. 3 = 3 then divided by 2 = 1.500

    2. Target of 8 positive Reviews (40 registered maximum number of service users ÷ 5). 1 Reviews ÷ 8 Target = 0.125 , then divided by 2 = 0.063

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

6.6 The Marmalade Cat Day Nursery has a Review Score of 6.6 (6.563)

Average Ratings

  • Excellent
    1
  • Good
    0
  • Satisfactory
    0
  • Poor
    0
  • Very Poor
    0
  • Don't Know
    0

How Likely are the Reviewers to Recommend The Marmalade Cat Day Nursery?

  • Extremely LIKELY
    1
  • Likely
    0
  • Don't know
    0
  • Neither Unlikely or Likely
    0
  • Unlikely
    0
  • Extremely UNLIKELY
    0

Reviewer Connection to The Marmalade Cat Day Nursery

  • Mother of Child
    1

Our daughter started at The Marmalade Cat Day Nursery just over a year ago as an 18-month-old. Since then, she has grown immeasurably as an intelligent, keen and confident little girl. The Marmalade Cat Dat Nursery have encouraged her to explore her interests and taught her how to be a caring, loving, friendly little girl who loves to learn and is amazed by everything around her. The ladies at the nursery have shown her how to be the best she can be. She is confident amongst her peers and adults around her. She loves to talk about her day, her friends and what she might do the next day. She loves going to nursery and is always excited to see her friends. She enjoys the routines set down by the nursery and we continue those at home. The food provided for the children is excellent - well balanced, healthy and tasty. There is a wide variety of activities for the children to do which all enhance their learning.

How likely would you be to recommend The Marmalade Cat Day Nursery? Extremely Likely

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Average Rating:   5 out of 5

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