Twinkles Nurseries Boston Spa

Clifford Road, Boston Spa, Wetherby LS23 6DB

Twinkles Nurseries Boston Spa, Wetherby, West Yorkshire
Twinkles Nurseries Boston Spa, Wetherby, West Yorkshire
Twinkles Nurseries Boston Spa, Wetherby, West Yorkshire

Twinkles is purpose-built with three light and airy rooms and a large, well-equipped outdoor play area. Secure magnetic locking doors and an intercom entry system ensure the children's safety is paramount. Twinkles also has a high commitment to safeguarding.

Twinkles strive to give children the best start to life by giving them the confidence to play and learn about the world around them. Children are nurtured and encouraged as they discover their own unique personality and take part in a wide variety of activities to boost their imagination and social skills. Qualified and experienced practitioners help children to learn new skills and develop confidently towards school life.

Parents are kept up-to-date with their child's development and are invited in for regular parent partnership meetings. Monthly newsletters, themed stay and play sessions and fun family events mean parents will soon become part of the Twinkles family.

Group: Twinkles Nurseries Ltd

Person in charge: Naomi Pratt (Nursery Manager)

Local Authority / Social Services: Leeds City Council

Number of Staff: 22

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

Total Places for Children: 53

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

Opening Days: Mon-Fri

Opening Hours: 0730-1800

When Closed: Bank Holidays & 1 week at Christmas

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Reviews

9 Twinkles Nurseries Boston Spa has a Review Score of 9 (8.974)

The Review Score of 9 (maximum of 10) for Twinkles Nurseries Boston Spa 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 6 Reviews over all time. This Average Rating is also the rating value for Twinkles Nurseries Boston Spa in Google's Search Results - more info

  • b) The score for the number of positive Reviews is 4.1 out of 5 from 4 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 4.847 for Twinkles Nurseries Boston Spa is calculated as follows: ( (62 Excellents x 5) + (9 Goods x 4) + (1 Satisfactorys x 3) ) ÷ 72 Ratings = 4.847

  • 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 4.127 Points relating to the number of positive Reviews for Twinkles Nurseries Boston Spa is based on 4 positive Reviews in the last 12 months and is calculated as follows:

    1. 3 + 0.25 + 0.25 + 0.25 = 3.75

    2. Target of 10.6 positive Reviews (53 registered maximum number of service users ÷ 5). 4 Reviews ÷ 10.6 Target = 0.377

  • 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
    5
  • Good
    1
  • Satisfactory
    0
  • Poor
    0
  • Very Poor
    0
  • Don't Know
    0

How Likely are the Reviewers to Recommend Twinkles Nurseries Boston Spa?

  • Extremely LIKELY
    6
  • Likely
    0
  • Don't know
    0
  • Neither Unlikely or Likely
    0
  • Unlikely
    0
  • Extremely UNLIKELY
    0

Reviewer Connection to Twinkles Nurseries Boston Spa

  • Mother of Child
    4
  • Father of Child
    2

I was concerned about how my daughter would transition to the nursery after we recently moved to the area. I didn't need to. My daughter loves her time at the nursery in the preschool room. She is spoilt by caring staff and lots of engaging activities, indoor and out. She is encouraged to be herself, explore, learn and have fun.

How likely would you be to recommend Twinkles Nurseries Boston Spa? Extremely Likely

Average Rating: 

 4.8 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: Excellent

Safeguarding: Excellent

Value for Money: Excellent

Great nursery with caring staff. They create a fantastic environment for the children to learn and grow and my kids really enjoy their time there. They are also really good and attentive with allergies which both of mine have had

Would definitely recommend

How likely would you be to recommend Twinkles Nurseries Boston Spa? 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

My little girl absolutely loves nursery. She has been attending since she was 7 months old and is now two. She is comfortable with all the practitioners that care for her, and they all know her really well. Her Key Person is fantastic and always makes her feel special when we arrive in the mornings. The nursery is bright and clean and has a welcoming feel. The menu is wholesome and all home cooked so I know she is getting a good diet whilst she is there. There are always lots of interesting learning experiences available for her. She has come on so much in the last 6 months especially with her speaking and I know that a lot of that is down to the being at Twinkles!

How likely would you be to recommend Twinkles Nurseries Boston Spa? 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

My daughter has been at Twinkles Nurseries Boston Spa for three years and is very happy and settled. She has been in the pre-school room for almost 18 months and although I was worried that this would seem a long time before reception she is thriving and is constantly challenged. The activities are wide-ranging and fun. Staff take the time to really get to know the children and adapt their style and teaching approach accordingly. There is a genuine warmth in the room between the children and also with the teachers. The nursery is culturally diverse and the food is good and nutritionally well balanced.

How likely would you be to recommend Twinkles Nurseries Boston Spa? Extremely Likely

Average Rating: 

 4.3 out of 5

Overall Standard: Excellent

Facilities / Outside Space: Satisfactory

Learning: Excellent

Resources / Equipment / ICT: Good

Care: Good

Activities: Excellent

Staff: Good

Food / Nutrition: Excellent

Management: Good

Cleanliness: Good

Safeguarding: Excellent

Value for Money: Good

My two children have been at Twinkles over a period of 4 years. I have always been really impressed with the nursery and all of the staff. There's evidently a lot of work behind the scenes, as well as front of house, and it shows. Well done, and thank you.

How likely would you be to recommend Twinkles Nurseries Boston Spa? Extremely Likely

Average Rating: 

 4.9 out of 5

Overall Standard: Excellent

Facilities / Outside Space: Excellent

Learning: Excellent

Resources / Equipment / ICT: Good

Care: Excellent

Activities: Excellent

Staff: Excellent

Food / Nutrition: Excellent

Management: Excellent

Cleanliness: Excellent

Safeguarding: Excellent

Value for Money: Excellent

The staff are always really welcoming and from the first meeting it is clear how much time and love they invest in all the children.

My little boy started at 6 months old and the staff all made a potentially difficult transition very easy.

Daily feedback is clear verbally and in each child's book and my little boy is thriving there.

We feel very lucky to have found such a lovely place to look after my son 4 days a week.

How likely would you be to recommend Twinkles Nurseries Boston Spa? 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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