Author: Ali

Easter at St. Pauls Nursery School and Children’s Centre

There are some changes to our usual schedule of activities over the Easter break. Please find full details of changes below.   Friday 25th March: Bank Holiday – Centre Closed Monday 28th March: Bank Holiday – Centre Closed Tuesday 29th March: Childminders Group @ St. Pauls in the main building (POD being decorated) – 9.30am-11.30am Stay and Play @ St. Werburghs Nursery School – Cancelled Baby Group at St. Pauls in the main building – 1pm-2.30pm Wednesday 30th March: Family Music – Cancelled Thursday 31st March: Stay and Play at Elim – Cancelled Stay and Play at St. Pauls – Cancelled Friday...

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Enabling Environments – National Teaching Schools

A recent article, published in Nursery World, focusses on the Bristol Early Years Teaching Consortium, the consortium that comprises of us (St Pauls Nursery School and Children’s Centre) and Redcliffe Nursery School and Children’s Centre, both awarded National Teaching School (NTS) status. A Bristol consortium has become increasingly influential in providing research-based support via Specialist Leaders in Education to schools and early years settings. Marianne Sargent reports Since it was founded in 2011, the Bristol Early Years Teaching Consortium (BEYTC) has gone from strength to strength and is now renowned as a research base with 21 Specialist Leaders in...

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Staff Changes

Some of our lovely Nursery staff will be moving on this Easter. Jo Prideaux, an Early years Practitioner in the Nursery School retuned to work in January after having her first child Anna. After much consideration Jo has now decided to leave St Pauls to be a full time mum for Anna while she is so little. Jo is very committed to our setting – she had been a brilliant, energetic and organised staff member. Jo has lead on first aid and been one of our champions for Forest Experience, she has also worked tirelessly as a staff Governor...

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Love Learning Campaign

Bristol City Council has launched its Love Learning Campaign. Bristol Learning City is celebrating learning and wanting to share some individual and collective learning stories from people across the city, establishing community Learning Ambassadors. We want to gather some St. Pauls Learning Stories – do you have one you would like to share? We are here to document your story so add yours to the comments below, or contact us!...

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