My daughter has come on leaps and bounds and is a happy confident child, I thank Busy Bees for their input in to her development. - Sally Foots
I couldn't have thought of or found a better place to care for my son. Every room has looked after him to an exceptional level and so we'll really miss the nursery and all the staff - Jennifer Norry, mum of Aden
You are such a strong professional team, as some might rightly say "outstanding" and we cant thank you enough for your, support and encouragement you have provided for our son - L Duncan
Both my children have attended this nursery and the staff have been wonderful. Always friendly and my children have had very happy days which is the real measure of success. - Natalie McMillan, mum of Cameron and Zak
The care provided on the whole is being delivered at an outstandingly high degree. The nursery continues to develop in many ways and I feel that the child has always and remains the focus - Alexandra Major, mum of Holly
Busy bees is a bright, spacious and colourful nursery with friendly welcoming staff.
It is a purpose built nursery accessed only by a secure key fob system, with individual age appropriate rooms all having access to large exciting outdoor areas including an enclose woodland walk.
The long serving staff team have a comprehensive range of qualifications, the majority holding a level 3 in childcare, our baby room has a member of staff with a nursing qualification and the pre-school department has a Qualified teacher and separate rising fives classroom with a large touch screen computer.
The staff team develop strong relationships with their key children parents, giving daily feedback to keep them informed of their child's progress. We also hold regular parent evenings and social events that include members of the local community.
Our nursery chefs are committed to providing nutritious and healthy meals for the children, using fresh ingredients which are locally sourced. The nursery achieved the highest possible rating for food hygiene being awarded 5 out of 5 stars by City of York Council.
The nursery menus offer a varied range of foods and any dietary requirements can be catered for by our experiences catering team.
There are several additional activities for the children in nursery to experience, for example:
French lessons for the children in the pre school ( extra charge ), Kinder Musik for the 2-3 year olds (extra charge ), Busy Babies and our daily energising activity Wake and Shake.
The knowledge and expertise of the staff team at York is complemented by assistance from the National Support Centre with dedicated departments such as Health and Safety, Catering, Estates and an EYFS Childcare Team.
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