Entries by Apricot Nursery

Annual Apricot Nursery BBQ

We would like to invite all our parents and their families to our annual BBQ, which will be held on Friday 22nd July 2016 at the nursery in Peterborough. 4pm – 7pm There will be face painting, a cake stall, tombola, hook a duck and lots more! We look forward to seeing you all there! […]

Apricot School Leavers Party

Apricot Nursery (Peterborough) will be holding our annual school leavers party on Thursday 14th July 2016 3pm until 5pm. Our theme this year is Pirates and Princesses. We look forward to seeing you all in your costumes!

Parents to work longer following new childcare hours

According to a recent survey by the National Day Nurseries Association (NDNA), pre-school parents could start to increase the amount of time they spend at work when the Government introduces 30 hours of free childcare per week. The plan is set to be piloted in parts of the UK during 2016. NDNA’s Free Childcare Survey […]

Pupil performance is boosted by pre-school education systems

A new study has shown that the UK would rank much higher in the international pupil performance tables had a universal pre-school education system been established in the 1990’s. Researchers have estimated that the UK’s 15-year-olds would have been ranked higher on the PISA literacy test had they all experienced more than a year of […]

Jumping Jacks Talent Show

Well Done Jumping Jacks A big well done to all the children who took part in the Jumping Jack talent show. From rapping and singing, to football skills and a poem, well done to all who took part and showed us their talent. Thanks to Lauren and Chelsea for organising the event and to DJ […]

A letter from the Queen

A Birthday card for the Queen At Apricot Nursery, Peterborough, the children thought it would be a good idea to send Birthday cards to the Queen for Her Majesty’s 90th birthday. All the rooms made a birthday card and we posted them to the Queen. A short while later and we received this: Please feel […]