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Harpenden Luton Road Day Nursery and Preschool

Harpenden Luton Road Day Nursery and Preschool53 Luton Road, Harpenden, Hertfordshire, AL5 2UE
An Outstanding Nursery in Harpenden

Welcome to Harpenden Luton Road Day Nursery and Preschool, where we were rated as an Outstanding nursery at our last Ofsted inspection. Our experienced and passionate team is dedicated to providing the very best care and early education for children aged 3 months to 5 years.

Spacious Rooms for Every Age Group

Set in a beautiful converted Victorian house with rooms spread over three floors, your little one will love spending their days with us filled with fun, friends, and discoveries.

We have seven bright and spacious rooms filled with high-quality furniture and inspiring resources for learning, exploring, and investigating. The nursery is split with the main building containing calm and nurturing rooms for 3 months to 2.5-year-old children, and a further two buildings for nursery and preschool children.

Our older children are taught by our qualified preschool teacher, who teaches the key skills they need for the next step in their learning journey.

Children also enjoy Boogie Mites music sessions where they can learn about the world through music and song.

A Bright Beginning for Every Child

Your little one will get the best start to their schooling life through our enriching and wellbeing-focused Bright Beginnings Curriculum, designed by our own Early Years specialists.

Building on the foundations of the governments EYFS curriculum, Bright Beginnings combines a wide range of activities to nurture and develop the skills your child needs to flourish and reach their full potential. This holistic yet personal approach supports each childs wellbeing, development, and progress – whether thats moving rooms or preparing them for school.

You can stay updated with your childs day through our Bright Horizons Family app.

Enriching Learning Programmes

At our nursery in Harpenden, your child will get the best start to their schooling life through enriching learning experiences thanks to our Growing Enhancement programmes. This unique programme introduces your child to essential key skills in subjects including maths, reading, writing, science, art, IT, sports, and more.

Exciting Outdoor Play Areas

There is so much fun to be had in our large outdoor space. The garden is separated into age-specific areas, ensuring your little explorer always has the best resources for their development.

The garden benefits from freeflow access from each classroom and features a wealth of fun and educational resources. From climbing frames and slides to cycle tracks and teepees, there is always something new to discover.

All-Inclusive Care and Convenience

  • Nutritionally-balanced meals are prepared by our onsite chef. Our all-inclusive care extends to snacks, wipes, and sun cream.
  • Onsite parking.
  • Our nursery in Harpenden is located close to Harpenden train station with links to central London.
  • Enjoy longer opening hours of 7:30am to 6:30pm.
  • Located within the catchment of many schools including Roundwood School and Woodend School.

Your Personal Tour

Our team cant wait to welcome you and your little one to our Outstanding nursery in Harpenden. Book a personal tour today and come and see everything we have to offer.

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53 Luton Road, Harpenden, Hertfordshire, AL5 2UE
  • Monday7:30AM - 6:30PM
  • Tuesday7:30AM - 6:30PM
  • Wednesday7:30AM - 6:30PM
  • Thursday7:30AM - 6:30PM
  • Friday7:30AM - 6:30PM
Lines open: Mon - Fri 08:00 - 19:00

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What’s included & Funding options

Whether you’re looking for a full-time or flexible booking pattern, get in touch with us to discuss availability. We will accommodate government funding options wherever possible.

Discover more about what we can offer your family by downloading our easy to read set of guides. Explore our Bright Horizons nurseries and discover the funding options available - from funded childcare and tax free childcare, to childcare vouchers plus key dates. You can also find out what's included in our fees and how we support families from the beginning.

*Not all nurseries offer every component of the all-inclusive package. Please check with your nursery for details.

Included in your fees:

  • Unlimited hypoallergenic nappies*
  • Unlimited hypoallergenic wipes*
  • Three nutritious meals
  • A range of healthy snacks
  • Formula milk for babies under 1 year
  • Cows’ milk or dairy-free alternatives for older babies and children

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Bright Beginnings at Bright Horizons

Bright Beginnings Curriculum

We believe that every child deserves the best start in life. Bright Beginnings is a holistic curriculum, designed to acknowledge the individual voice and needs of every child promoting confidence, wellbeing and a genuine love for learning.

As well as nurturing a lifelong love of learning, Bright Beginnings helps set the foundations for emotional resilience to prepare children for the next stage in their learning journey.

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Meet the team

Our team are dedicated to making your child's experience safe and fun. We always go the extra mile.
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Did you know that our nursery is on Facebook? 'Like' us to join in the fun! We share what we've been getting up to, as well as activities you can try at home with your little one. Learn about upcoming events happening at our nursery to pop in your calendar and enjoy meeting the team with posts about the amazing early years practitioners in our setting. We look forward to welcoming you to our Facebook community - just click 'like' and you're in!

Bright Horizons Family App

Our Family app offers a variety of features that give you the ability to get more information on your child's day, notify the nursery of any changes to your planned pick-up or absences and even book extra sessions if needed.

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