Nursery praised

A ST Helens nursery has been awarded ‘outstanding’ status in a recent Ofsted report.

Inspectors praised staff and management at Thatto Heath Pre-School, which operates from St Matthews Church in St Helens.

The report stated: “The dedicated, motivated, well-qualified staff team provide an extremely stimilating and welcoming environment to promote children’s learning and development.

“Children irrespective of their age, ability and staring points have fun, thrive and make excellent progress.

“Highly effective partnerships with parents, carers and other professionals are well established and contribute to ensuring that each child’s needs are extremely well met.

“The managers and staff team evaluate their provision extensively to promote continual improvement to the setting.”