Midford Road Nursery

105 Midford Road, Bath BA2 5RX

Midford Road Nursery has created a home-from-home setting where children can develop into independent individuals in a cosy, intimate environment.

It is a nursery passionate about child-led learning. The nursery sets out to be inspired by children and develop them by following their interests.

Every staff member is first aid trained and have many other qualifications and experiences to nurture little ones.

The nursery has freeflow access for the garden to allow the children choice over their play. They also have direct access onto Glasshouse Playing Field, a large open space for sports, parties, picnics and more.

Children take part in regular outings to explore the local community. They visit the city farm, the theatre, woodlands, duck ponds, local shops and more.
At least once a week they also visit a local care home for older people.

Group: Midford Road Nursery Ltd

Person in charge: Amy Parfitt (Manager)

Local Authority / Social Services: Bath and North East Somerset Council

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

Total Places for Children: 30

Age Range: from 0 years to 5 years

Opening Days: Mon-Fri

Opening Hours: 0800-1800

Overview

The Review Score of 8.2 (maximum of 10) for Midford Road Nursery is based on a) the Average Rating and b) the number of positive Reviews.

  • a) The Average Rating is 4.6 out of 5 from 2 Reviews over all time. This Average Rating is also the rating value for Midford Road Nursery in Google's Search Results - more info

  • b) The score for the number of positive Reviews is 3.6 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 4.583 for Midford Road Nursery is calculated as follows: ( (15 Excellents x 5) + (8 Goods x 4) + (1 Satisfactorys x 3) ) ÷ 24 Ratings = 4.583

  • 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 3.583 Points relating to the number of positive Reviews for Midford Road 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 6 positive Reviews (30 registered maximum number of service users ÷ 5). 2 Reviews ÷ 6 Target = 0.333

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

8.2 Midford Road Nursery has a Review Score of 8.2 (8.166)

Average Ratings

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

How Likely are the Reviewers to Recommend Midford Road Nursery?

  • Extremely LIKELY
    2
  • Likely
    0
  • Don't know
    0
  • Neither Unlikely or Likely
    0
  • Unlikely
    0
  • Extremely UNLIKELY
    0

Reviewer Connection to Midford Road Nursery

  • Mother of Child
    2

My son has thrived over the last two years at Midford Road Nursery. The care is excellent and they have a lovely approach and attitude.
The focus is on creative play and they aim to take the children out most days to the park, farm, ivy house, theatre and have a wonderful outdoor field and wood nearby.
The mix of babies, toddler and preschool is perfect and although they have their own spaces, I think blending them together works really well.

How likely would you be to recommend Midford Road Nursery? Extremely Likely

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Average Rating:   4.3 out of 5

Midford Road Nursery has been fantastic in settling and caring for my daughter. The staff are supportive, innovative and motivated. This results in a wonderful atmosphere for the children.
The children are always kept busy, going on daily excursions to the woods, parks and allotments. The free flow environment means the children are free to make their own choices in terms of play and can learn from the older preschool children.
I can't rate them highly enough. Any child would be lucky to go there.

How likely would you be to recommend Midford Road Nursery? Extremely Likely

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Average Rating:   4.9 out of 5

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