Jelly Beans Pre-school provides a safe, stimulating and caring environment in which children are free to play, explore and learn through planned play activities in a safe and caring environment for children aged two to five. The Pre-school is based at St Andrew’s Church in Northey Avenue, Cheam - map and directions.
We are very fortunate that we have a very large garden where the children can explore, play, grow plants, engage in positive risky play, cook in our mud kitchen, be the king of the castle or sail the seas on our pirate ship.
The children’s play and activities led by our experienced and qualified staff follow the Early Years Foundation Stage (2017) which ensures that children learn and develop well and are kept healthy and safe. We offer an inclusive environment respecting that every child has something unique and different to offer. Jelly Beans Pre-school is owned by the members of St Andrew's United Reformed Church, who care about all aspects of local community life, and Jelly Beans Pre-school is operated on a not for profit basis.
Jelly Beans Pre-school takes notice of and adheres to all the national and local policies and guidance in regard to safeguarding children and young people.
The children’s activities led by our experienced and qualified staff follow the Early Years Foundation Stage (2017) which promotes the development of the children’s physical, intellectual, emotional and social skills.
The Pre-school comprises of two rooms, the Caterpillar Room for the younger children and the Butterfly Room for the older children.
In addition, they all have use of the well equipped and secure outdoor play area.
We are open Monday to Friday during term time for the following sessions:
8.00 am to 9.00 Early Beans
9.00 am to 12.00 pm - morning session
12.00 pm - 12.30 pm - lunch session
12.30 pm to 3.00 pm - afternoon session
3.00 pm to 4.00 pm Late Beans
Children can attend any combination of these sessions subject to availability, but we require a minimum attendance of two sessions over two separate days.