Smarties Day Nursery

Field Top Road, Rastrick, Brighouse HD6 3XB

Owner: Rastrick High School Academy Trust

Person in charge: Clare Gibson (Manager)

Local Authority / Social Services: Calderdale Metropolitan Borough Council

Number of Staff: 10

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

Total Places for Children: 50

Age Range: from 0 years to 5 years

Opening Days: Mon-Fri

Opening Hours: 0700-1800

When Closed: Week at Christmas & Bank Holidays

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Reviews

8.6 Smarties Day Nursery has a Review Score of 8.6 (8.606)

The Review Score of 8.6 (maximum of 10) for Smarties Day 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 3 Reviews over all time. This Average Rating is also the rating value for Smarties Day Nursery in Google's Search Results - more info

  • b) The score for the number of positive Reviews is 3.8 out of 5 from 3 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 4.806 for Smarties Day Nursery is calculated as follows: ( (31 Excellents x 5) + (3 Goods x 4) + (2 Satisfactorys x 3) ) ÷ 36 Ratings = 4.806

  • 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 3.8 Points relating to the number of positive Reviews for Smarties Day Nursery is based on 3 positive Reviews in the last 12 months and is calculated as follows:

    1. 3 + 0.25 + 0.25 = 3.5

    2. Target of 10 positive Reviews (50 registered maximum number of service users ÷ 5). 3 Reviews ÷ 10 Target = 0.300

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

How Likely are the Reviewers to Recommend Smarties Day Nursery?

  • Extremely LIKELY
    3
  • Likely
    0
  • Don't know
    0
  • Neither Unlikely or Likely
    0
  • Unlikely
    0
  • Extremely UNLIKELY
    0

Reviewer Connection to Smarties Day Nursery

  • Mother of Child
    3

My son started Smarties Nursery when it first opened in September 2015. He was only 3 months old then. He's now 2 and has grown up at nursery with the caring staff there. He talks about them all the time and tells me about the fun things he has done each day. He comes home covered in paint and mud so I know he's had a great time! The nursery has a real family feel and staff are welcoming and friendly. My son loves nursery and if he's happy then I'm happy!

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

Average Rating: 

 4.4 out of 5

Overall Standard: Excellent

Facilities / Outside Space: Good

Learning: Excellent

Resources / Equipment / ICT: Satisfactory

Care: Excellent

Activities: Good

Staff: Excellent

Food / Nutrition: Satisfactory

Management: Excellent

Cleanliness: Good

Safeguarding: Excellent

Value for Money: Excellent

Sending my daughter to Smarties Nursery is the best decision we have made. I could not be happier with the outstanding level of care that she receives from all members of staff at the nursery. She is respected and treated as a very valuable individual by her key staff. She is happy, settled and content when she is at nursery and absolutely loves going. It is a small and personal environment in which she is able to thrive. Time is always taken to give me a very thorough feedback which is exactly what I need as a parent. I would not hesitate in recommending Smarties to anyone.

How likely would you be to recommend Smarties Day 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

My son absolutely loves this nursery. He regularly talks about the staff and other children there. He walks through the door without even waving us goodbye and then doesn't want to leave when I go to pick him up. The staff are lovely and friendly and all know his name. I'm so glad that we moved him to this nursery.

How likely would you be to recommend Smarties Day 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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