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Best Private Nurseries in Derby

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  • The Learning Tree Derby Ltd

    The Learning Tree Derby Ltd is a nursery located in Sinfin, Derby. With a good Ofsted rating, it offers a welcoming and nurturing environment for children aged 2-5. The staff effectively meet the needs of children with SEN and disabilities, and strong partnerships with parents are fostered. The nursery provides opportunities for physical development and risk management, ensuring every child can learn and thrive.
  • Mary Poppins Day Nursery

    Mary Poppins Day Nursery is a well-established and highly regarded nursery in Mickleover, Derby. With a dedicated team of qualified staff, we provide high-quality care and education for children aged 0.3-8 years. Our focus on personal development, engaging activities, and strong parent partnerships ensures a nurturing and stimulating environment for all children.
  • La Petite Academy Ltd

    La Petite Academy Ltd is a daycare centre in Littleover, Derby. With a focus on providing a happy and welcoming environment, our experienced staff offer high-quality care and education for children aged 0.3-5 years. Our effective safeguarding arrangements ensure your child's safety and development. Come join us and reach for the stars!
  • Derby Montessori School

    Derby Montessori School is a nurturing nursery and kindergarten providing a caring environment where children aged 1.3-4.11 years can thrive. With attentive staff, good progress, and strong partnerships with parents, it offers the perfect setting for children to explore, discover, and grow into confident learners.
  • Tiny Tots Nursery

    Tiny Tots Nursery is a well-established nursery in Alvaston, Derby. With a dedicated team of managers, the nursery provides excellent care and learning experiences for children aged 0.9-5 years. Parents appreciate the effective key-person system and smooth transitions, ensuring their child's development and well-being. With a Good Ofsted rating, Tiny Tots Nursery meets legal requirements and offers a safe and nurturing environment for children to thrive.
  • The Cottage Private Day Nursery (Uttoxeter Road)

    The Cottage Private Day Nursery (Uttoxeter Road) is a welcoming and stimulating nursery located in Mickleover, Derby. With a focus on the happiness, safety, and development of children aged 0.3-5 years old, the nursery has been providing outstanding care since 2002. Led by Laura Boni, a dedicated manager, the nursery ensures effective partnerships with parents and a strong emphasis on safeguarding. The nursery's overall effectiveness is rated as good by Ofsted, with high-quality education, positive behaviour and attitudes, and exceptional personal development. The Cottage Private Day Nursery is the ideal choice for parents seeking a nurturing and secure environment for their children.
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  • Bright Horizons Derby Day Nursery and Preschool

    Bright Horizons Derby Day Nursery and Preschool is a welcoming and nurturing school located in Derby, East Midlands. With a dedicated nursery manager, Lisa Snell, and a team of experienced educators, the school provides a safe and stimulating environment for children aged 0.3-5 years. Offering a wide range of activities and opportunities for learning and development, it ensures that every child receives personalized care and attention. With its convenient location within the David Lloyd Leisure Club, parents can have peace of mind while their children thrive and grow at Bright Horizons Derby Day Nursery and Preschool.
  • Shining Stars Nursery

    Shining Stars Nursery is a reputable nursery in Derby, East Midlands. With a strong focus on children's progress and well-being, our experienced staff ensures that all children receive quality education and care. We offer a range of extracurricular activities to enhance their development and foster a love for learning. Through our commitment to charity, we also support underprivileged children to have a brighter future.
  • Incredible Kids (Derby) Limited

    Incredible Kids (Derby) Limited is a nursery in Derby, East Midlands. Founded in 2014, it offers a safe and stimulating learning environment for children aged 0.3-5 years. With a good Ofsted rating, the nursery focuses on children's progress and provides excellent support for those with special educational needs and disabilities. Staff encourage independence and provide healthy meals. However, there is room for improvement in offering a wider range of mathematical activities and providing parents with more information for home learning.
  • Busy Bees Day Nursery at Derby Heatherton

    Busy Bees Day Nursery at Derby Heatherton is a caring and nurturing nursery that provides high-quality childcare and engaging learning opportunities for children aged 0.3-5 years. With a focus on independence and communication development, our dedicated staff support children with special educational needs and disabilities. However, improvements are needed in areas such as risk assessments and staff deployment. Overall, we strive to create a safe and stimulating environment where every child's individual needs and happiness are prioritized.
  • Kingfisher Day Nursery

    Kingfisher Day Nursery is a well-established nursery located in Derby. With good overall effectiveness, the nursery offers a structured routine and engaging activities for children aged 2-11. Staff build positive relationships and effectively assess children's next steps in learning, ensuring good progress in all areas of development.
  • Little Scholars Nursery

    Little Scholars Nursery is a warm and welcoming nursery in Derby, East Midlands. With a strong focus on individual care and development, our passionate staff provide a joyful and secure atmosphere for children aged 0.3-5 years. We prioritize building strong relationships with parents and offer a balanced and age-appropriate diet for the children.
  • Positive Steps Childcare

    Positive Steps Childcare is a nursery in Derby that embraces diversity and supports children with special educational needs and disabilities. With effective safeguarding arrangements and complimentary feedback from parents, the school promotes communication skills and provides a caring environment. However, improvements are needed in the consistency of education, key-person system, mealtime routines, personal hygiene practices, and staff monitoring.
  • Orchard Nursery School

    Orchard Nursery School is a well-established nursery in Chellaston, Derby. With a strong focus on child-led learning and holistic development, the school offers a wide range of stimulating activities both indoors and outdoors. Accredited for communication and language development, Orchard Nursery School provides a nurturing environment where children can thrive.
  • White House Day Nursery Alvaston

    White House Day Nursery Alvaston is a Good nursery located in Derby, East Midlands. With a dedicated and experienced staff, the nursery provides a nurturing and stimulating environment for children aged 0-5 years. The practitioners focus on creating an inviting atmosphere and planning enjoyable activities. They also work closely with parents and professionals to ensure the best outcomes for children's development and well-being.
  • First Friends PDN

    First Friends PDN is a welcoming and inclusive nursery in Chaddesden, Derby. With a passionate management team, the nursery promotes personal, social, and emotional development. Children make good progress and learn important social skills in a nurturing environment. Limited capacity allows for close bonds between staff, children, and parents.
  • Orchard Private Day Nursery

    Orchard Private Day Nursery is a well-established nursery in Chellaston, Derby. With a team of highly qualified staff, they provide a nurturing environment where children aged 0-3 years can thrive. Offering challenging activities based on children's interests, they ensure that each child makes good progress and enjoys being an active learner. The recently upgraded outdoor area is well-resourced, providing ample opportunities for exploration and play.
  • Woodlands PDN

    Woodlands PDN is a nursery located in Derby, East Midlands. With a history dating back to 1991, it offers a bright and motivating environment for children aged 0-8 years. The school has been rated as Good by Ofsted, with positive outcomes for children and a focus on personal development, behavior, and welfare. The dedicated staff establish strong relationships with parents, ensuring children achieve well and acquire necessary skills.
  • Busy Bees Day Nursery at Derby Oakwood

    Busy Bees Day Nursery at Derby Oakwood provides engaging learning opportunities and high-quality childcare for children aged 0.3-5 years. With a bright and motivating learning environment, effective preparation for school, and strong relationships with parents, our nursery ensures every child receives the best start to their education.
  • Treetops Silvertrees

    Treetops Silvertrees Nursery provides high-quality childcare and engaging learning opportunities for children aged 0.3-5 years. With a focus on communication and identifying additional needs, the nursery ensures a safe and nurturing environment. Founded in 2004, it is committed to delivering great early years education while upholding the highest standards of care.