Castle Nursery School,
Out of School and Holiday Club
A unique blend of professional childcare and education that lays a foundation for life long learning
Tel: 01926 851821

Why Choose Us?

In its thirty-five years of existence, Castle has worked hard to perfect a unique blend of exceptional educational provision with a warm, nurturing and sensitive approach. Below are some features that make Castle a unique and very special place to be.

Castle offers: 

  • a wide range of stimulating experiences, with planned visits into the local environment on a weekly basis.
  • an extensive range of resources that support children in every area of learning within the Early Years Foundation Stage Curriculum.
  • an experienced and highly trained team. With fully qualified Teachers, University Graduates and Early Years Specialists facilitating the provision, as well as many staff having their own children, Castle's staff are highly tuned to providing for the unique needs of each individual child
  • a welcoming and inclusive community for parents. Castle actively promotes parent involvment through stay and play sessions to help settle their child, parent helpers, a parents committee and parent partnership events.
  • structured sessions with consistent routines that lay the foundation for lifelong learning. Our activities and resources follow weekly themes such as ‘myself’, ‘homes’ and ‘my alphabet’
  • an emphasis on developing communication, language and literacy skills through our daily ‘circle time’, our book bag and story sack schemes and our extensive range of inclusive children's literature.
  • Christmas and summer concerts led by the children, a graduation ceremony at the end of the preschool year, picnics and sports day in order to involve family members in celebrating the children’s achievements, and many more events to join in throughought the year.
  • a culturally diverse environment that celebrates the wonderful variety in its community. This includes the offer of fun and interactive language lessons for Pre-School children in French, German, and Mandarin.
  • an active and healthy environment, with professional training sessions in dance, ball skills and cookery on a weekly basis
  • a very flexible service based on the needs of individual parents. Castle provides a large range of term time sessions, out of school care and an exceptional optional Holiday Club.


Castle Parents' Thoughts

 “Castle Nursery is Kenilworth’s hidden gem”

- Mrs Servant

“Thank you all so much for a wonderful pre-school year. Callum and James have really enjoyed all the activities and trips you have organized and they have learned so much. Monday and Thursday mornings will always be remembered fondly!’

- Mr and Mrs France 

“Thank you for looking after Emma so well since reception. Emma has always enjoyed being at Out of School Club and I have always felt that Emma has been happy and known that she is safe”

-  Mrs Pearson

“Thank you for making Joshua’s time at nursery such a happy one. We appreciate all the hard work. Joshua will have so many happy memories to take away with him”

- Mrs Hall

Ofsted's Thoughts

“The exceptional educational programme, equipment and resources offer rich, varied and imaginative experiences that help children make outstanding progress in their learning and development. This highly stimulating and welcoming environment fully reflects the children's backgrounds and the wider community.”

- OFSTED inspection report March 2011

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