The pre-school and after school have full use of the primary school which boasts exceptional facilities such as a large, bright, spacious and fully equipped (including SMART Interactive White Boards) rooms, a safety surface outdoor area, large hall with fully stocked PE equipment, fully stocked library as well as a kitchen for baking and preparation of healthy and nutritious snacks and hot dinners for after school children.
2.5 – 4 years
This room gives the children the opportunity to explore areas which offer arts and crafts, construction, role play, small world play and quiet time. This room provides a smooth transition to the next stage of pre-school.
2.5 – 5 years
This brand new refurbished space is divided up into learning and interest areas for construction, art, craft and design, role play and real world, messy play and a cosy quiet corner with a library.
3.5 – 5 years
In this room, learning is planned for children’s needs and interests and includes ways to encourage early literacy & numeracy, communication and understanding the world around them. Developing skills to be “school ready”.
The children will be confidently prepared to transition to the next stage, Mercy Primary School. The school has a current population of 200 pupils and 16 full time teaching staff.
Refurbished in the summer of 2016, our kitchen was designed in line with Food safety regulations and standards. Our equipment is top of the range and of high quality, including fridge, chest freezer, microwave and hob. Our three-week menu is planned to be nutritious and of high quality. It provides variety and aims to suit all of our children. We offer a vegetarian option every day and provide an alternative to those with allergies or intolerance’s. We review our menu regularly and ask for the children’s input to ensure we are providing them with what they like. All of our meals are prepared and cooked freshly by staff who are HACCP trained. Our suppliers are local and reputable and we only provide fully traceable, fresh meat.
SALI Childcare has access to Mercy Primary’s safe playground. This treasure is hidden away at the side of the building where the children can enjoy their play time. The playground is a soft/safe surface playground which boasts a fun double slide, swings, a car and their own pilot plane. The children can even test out their skills on the basketball hoops.