Cornerhouse Day Nursery

62 Portchester Road, Charminster, Bournemouth BH8 8LA

The Corner House Day Nursery provides quality care for children aged up to 5 years, 51 weeks per year. Thy achieved an Outstanding Ofsted rating in June 2017. They offer full day and part day sessions however availability is currently limited. The nursery is located close to Bournemouth town centre, set in a wonderful, brightly decorated Edwardian house with a large, secure and stimulating garden for the children to play in.

There is a large car parking area for dropping off and picking up children. The health, safety and security of the children are paramount and entry is via a camera operated system, so that no unauthorised or unrecognised person may gain access to the premises.

The staff are highly qualified, experienced and committed to providing a secure and stimulating environment for the children.

Owner: Cygnets Day Nurseries Ltd

Person in charge: Jackie Peters (Manager)

Local Authority / Social Services: Bournemouth Borough Council

Number of Staff: 16

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

Total Places for Children: 54

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

Opening Days: Mon-Fri

Opening Hours: 0800-1800

When Closed: Bank Holidays & 1 week at Christmas

Fees Guide: see our website

Directions:

Very close to Cemetery Junction In Charminster

Visiting:

To ensure a member of staff is available to show you around the nursery please call to make an appointment.

Parking:

Parking for many, car park is at the front of the building.

Overview

The Review Score of 8.4 (maximum of 10) for Cornerhouse Day Nursery is based on a) the Average Rating and b) the number of positive Reviews.

  • a) The Average Rating is 4.9 out of 5 from 2 Reviews over all time. This Average Rating is also the rating value for Cornerhouse Day Nursery in Google's Search Results - more info

  • b) The score for the number of positive Reviews is 3.4 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 4.917 for Cornerhouse Day Nursery is calculated as follows: ( (22 Excellents x 5) + (2 Goods x 4) ) ÷ 24 Ratings = 4.917

  • 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 3.435 Points relating to the number of positive Reviews for Cornerhouse Day Nursery 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 10.8 positive Reviews (54 registered maximum number of service users ÷ 5). 2 Reviews ÷ 10.8 Target = 0.185

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

8.4 Cornerhouse Day Nursery has a Review Score of 8.4 (8.352)

Average Ratings

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  • Poor
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Reviewer Connection to Cornerhouse Day Nursery

  • Mother of Child
    2

We now have 2 children at Cornerhouse Nursery. I was worried about my younger daughter starting at Nursery on my return from maternity leave when she was 11 months old as she was rather clingy at that stage. However, she took to Cornerhouse immediately and I need not have worried at all, she has bonded well with her keyworkers. All the staff have been very caring. The facilities, particularly the updated garden, are great.

Both of our children really enjoy going, and choosing Cornerhouse Nursery was one of the best decisions we have made with regards to childcare.

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

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Average Rating:   4.8 out of 5

Our 3 year old loves his time here, he has been going since he was 10 months and each room transition has been smooth. The staff are all lovely and thrive on having a great relationship with children and parents to make it the best experience possible for all. So many wonderful activities to do and our little boy is very tired after a fun-filled and educational day! Thanks, all!!

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

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Average Rating:   5 out of 5

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