The Rocking Horse Nursery, Finchley, London
Judged "Outstanding" by Ofsted for:
*Learning and Development*
*Promoting inclusive practice*
*Working in partnership with parents and others*
*Helping children to enjoy and achieve*
*Helping children to make a positive contribution*
Judged "Good" by Ofsted in all other categories
"Children are extremely happy and busy within the nursery.....and are developing many outstanding Learning and Development skills which set secure foundations for their future learning" Ofsted 2009.
The Rocking Horse is a privately owned and family run, registered children’s day nursery located in a quiet residential street in Finchley Central, London. The nursery is within walking distance of the beautiful grounds of Avenue House, Victoria Park and Finchley Central underground station.
The setting, a large Edwardian house with extensive gardens has been transformed and equipped to offer the highest standards of care for children aged between three months and five years in line with National Standards, the Early Years Foundation Framework and parental aspirations.
Children are cared for in a loving, safe, and happy environment.
Cognitive, linguistic, spiritual, social, emotional and physical development is promoted through a variety of activities thus enabling children to fully explore their individual capabilities.
'The Rocking Horse is the Mary Poppins of the nursery world - practically perfect in every way!'
Lisa B (Parent) Feb 2011
Learning Through Play The Rocking Horse Way