call us on 0330 333 8133
call Lisa on 01438 365692
From 07:30 to 18:00 Mon - Fri
Our exceptional nursery is set in the hub of our local Great Ashby community. Our purpose built building offers a warm, welcoming, and stimulating environment that gives children everything they need to grow, develop and prepare for school.
From our organic, freshly prepared meals to our entrancing Busy babies and lilac relaxation zone, there’s lots to love about our Stevenage Great Ashby nursery. Ofsted thinks so, too: we were rated Good in September 2018.
We'd love to welcome your child to Busy Bees in Great Ashby. You can find everything you need to know in our Parent Pack, and if you’d like to look around feel free to book a visit.
Here's a snapshot of just some of the wonderful facilities we offer at our Day Nursery in Stevenage. Click on each facility to find out more.
We offer ample parking on-site for your safety and convenience.
A safe place to store your pram while visiting the nursery.
Our nursery is fitted with CCTV for the safety and security of our team and the children in our care.
Our entrance ways are fitted with an intercom system and all access points are safe and secure.
Nappies and Wipes inclusive
Fees are all-inclusive to include nappies and wipes.
Formula Milk provided
Fees are inclusive to include formula milk if required.
Meals and Snacks Provided
All meals, drinks and snacks are prepared on-site by our chef and NHS accredited.
Our outdoor environment offers space to explore and take safe risks with the support of our team, aiding child development.
Our Sensory Room is a relaxing space providing a unique sensory experience with activities and equipment to explore, engaging and stimulating children’s senses.
Our parent room is a dedicated safe space for us to get to know your family and you to speak in confidence with our nursery team about your child's nursery life.
Our Interactive Smart Board is used daily to bring learning to life and provides children with a hands-on approach with technology.
We offer government funded places for children aged 3 to 4 years, please speak to the Centre Director for more information.
We have a fully qualified Teacher in our pre-school room who delivers exciting learning opportunities, whilst ensuring statutory and legal welfare requirements are met for every child.
The foundation class nurtures each child's natural curiosity within a structured framework providing pre-school children with an early introduction to school life.
We keep families informed through ParentZone, an online learning journal platform, which can be accessed via a smartphone app.
Exclusive to Busy Bees, UP is a learning and development app used by educators in our nursery and parents at home. Search ‘UP by Busy Bees’ on the app store to find out more.
Book Extra Sessions Online
We offer online booking for extra ad-hoc sessions at this nursery with Pebble.
Fees include all meals, drinks and snacks prepared on site by our nursery chef.Read more
Take a peek at our NHS accredited menus below.
If you'd like to speak to someone about your child's diet, talk to your centre director.See food menu
In order to best prepare the children for the next big chapter of their lives, Busy Bees do all that they can to support and celebrate the transition. All of the planned activities and experiences which take place within our Busy Bees Nursery in Stevenage are designed to provide a foundation of skills that will help them grow in becoming confident and capable learners.
Learn more about how we support the journey from nursery to school by taking a look at our "My Journey to School Tracker". To read more and learn about the other ways our expert team supports the transition to school level, take a look at our Starting School page.
Our friendly, expert team of staff are always happy to welcome you and your child for a tour of the facilities on offer at our nursery in Stevenage. Book a visit today to arrange a personal tour to see Busy Bees Nursery Stevenage for yourself.
"Organised and passionate team. "
"Exceptionally friendly, attentive and caring staff at Busy Bees Stevenage Great Ashby. Our daughter loves attending and loves all her key workers. All staff really look after her very well, keep her engaged and entertained well and have her best interests a..."
"Nursery is fantastic my child could not be more excited to go! The staff are wonderful and the care of the children comes first with each child being treated as an individual. The food is fantastic such a variety for the children and the activities help gro..."