328 Albert Drive, Glasgow G41 5DZ
Busy Bees at Glasgow Pollokshields is a converted Victorian house that is suitable for providing quality early years education for up to ninety children. Conveniently situated to suit the lifestyle of local parents, the nursery boasts extensive outdoor play areas and a pleasant and spacious interior suitable for a range of activities and learning.
The provider takes pride in the development of its staff, offering training and valuable qualifications that keep the service up-to-date and performing to recognised standards.
Looking for that personal touch, all children’s birthdays are celebrated with a cake and graduation ceremonies are arranged for those leaving to enter full-time education.
Group: Busy Bees Nurseries Ltd
Person in charge: Donna Macdonald (Nursery Manager)
Local Authority / Social Services: Glasgow City Council
Number of Staff: 21
Service Offered: Day Nursery (Privately Owned), Open all year, Full Day Care, Sessional Day Care
Total Places for Children: 92
Age Range: from 0 years 6 months to 5 years 11 months
Opening Days: Mon-Fri
Opening Hours: 0730-1800
When Closed: Christmas & New Year
The Review Score of 7.8 (maximum of 10) for Busy Bees at Glasgow, Pollokshields 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 1 Reviews over all time. This Average Rating is also the rating value for Busy Bees at Glasgow, Pollokshields in Google's Search Results - more info
b) The score for the number of positive Reviews is 3.1 out of 5 from 1 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 4.75 for Busy Bees at Glasgow, Pollokshields is calculated as follows: ( (9 Excellents x 5) + (3 Goods x 4) ) ÷ 12 Ratings = 4.75
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:
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.
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.
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 3.054 Points relating to the number of positive Reviews for Busy Bees at Glasgow, Pollokshields is based on 1 positive Reviews in the last 12 months and is calculated as follows:
3 = 3
Target of 18.4 positive Reviews (92 registered maximum number of service users ÷ 5). 1 Reviews ÷ 18.4 Target = 0.054
When a Review is submitted by someone who has previously submitted a Review, only the latest Review will count towards the Review Score.
Busy Bees at Glasgow, Pollokshields has a Review Score of 7.8 (7.804)
Review submitted from a Website Submission by Martina R (Mother of Child) on Tuesday 16 May 2017. Relates to May 2017.
A fantastic nursery! In a beautiful leafy setting, a huge converted house with massive outdoor space and ample free parking making drop offs and pick ups convenient and stress-free. The staff are a great team, warm and caring. Both of my daughters, as well as my 2 nieces, have attended this nursery and I wouldn't hesitate to recommend it!
How likely would you be to recommend Busy Bees at Glasgow, Pollokshields? Extremely Likely