The staff have challenged and taught my Son to enjoy learning things like beginning to write and recognise letters from his name - Parent of Finley Richards 3 years 6 months.
The staff are really attentive and cover all my sons needs. Preschool has a fun and friendly atmosphere and the children are happy and well cared for. - Parent of Tyler James 3 years 1 month.
My Daughter has settled really well into preschool this is due to the caring and dedicated staff making her feel happy and welcomed, I'm looking forward to seeing her progress. - Parent of Amberlie Hawksworth 3 Years 7 months.
There is a lot of functional play equipment outside which keeps her interested in play. The staff are very friendly and approachable and deal with any problems quickly and fairly. - Parent of Laila Davies 3 years 9 months.
Busy Bees in Milton Keynes provides GOOD childcare, as reported by Ofsted, (May 2015)
Busy Bees at Milton Keynes on Saxon Street is a Purpose Built Nursery is situated behind Saxon Clinic (off Saxon Street) next to the Walk Inn Centre (We are not accessible by car via the hospital entrances). The Nursery is easily accessible to and from all main commuter routes.
The nursery has 5 spacious rooms for children aged from 3 months to 5 Years, all the individual rooms have access to a garden area, in which the children have opportunities to explore, investigate and learn.
The children have many learning opportunities throughout all the age groups, in which experienced and qualified staff cater for all children’s individual needs and interests for personalised learning. The rooms are bright and stimulating with a wide range of resources available both inside and out.
Whilst at nursery the children enjoy delicious home cooked food which is nutritionally balanced and healthy. We have a four week rolling menu which takes advantage of fresh, seasonal produce and allows our children to experience a wide variety of tastes, textures, flavours and colours within their meal. We are also fully equipped to provide food for children with allergies or intolerances as well as cultural preferences and we will always provide a vegetarian option to meat dishes.
The staff here at Milton Keynes on Saxon Street are committed, skilled and most of all passionate about their roles, the children and parents. Staff take great pride in providing a high quality service making both children and their families feel welcome and at ease during their time at the setting. Many of the staff have been here for a long time and are keen to develop their practice through training and to drive the nursery forward by working closely with the parents and children to establish what we need to do to meet their individual needs.
Most of the team are qualified level 3 or working towards their full qualification, 1 member of the team has a Foundation Degree. The manager holds an Early Years Teacher status, who is also a qualified Midwife. Staff are always available to offer advice, suggestions and support to all parents, as well as reassurance when leaving your precious children for the first time. The nursery has a Parent Partnership Group that are available via email, if you would like to ask any questions or advice. The Group consists of parents whose children already attend the nursery and are happy to give support when leaving your children for the first time or even when making a transition from room to room. Please feel free to use this service if you have any questions or would like feedback on the nursery as well.
If you would like to experience and witness a happy, safe and stimulating environment, then please arrange an appointment to come and visit the nursery and see for yourself what a great nursery it really is. We will be happy to answer any questions either by telephone or in person.
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