Walmley

Seesaws Walmley is registered with Ofsted and opened in 2000, the fourth of the Seesaws family.

It is located in a beautiful, newly renovated detached house in the residential area of Walmley.

The nursery has specially designed age-appropriate rooms for all children:

  • A large baby suite for six weeks to one year.
  • Three spacious rooms for youngsters aged one to two.
  • Two bright and airy spaces for two to three-year-olds.

The large pre-school area for three-five-year-olds prepares them for their move to infants. It has :-

  • A creative room, where they can draw, paint and enjoy getting messy.
  • A schoolroom, where our qualified staff teach mathematics, literacy and science skills from the Early Years Foundation Stage curriculum through imaginative play.
  • A quiet room, in which they can enjoy reading, playing on the computer and learning French.

The nursery has one fabulous very large garden, with toys and equipment for all ages. The garden is securely fenced and accessible only from the nursery.

For convenience, the nursery offers a large car park for parents dropping off and collecting their children. Local Bus links include the number 71, 75, 108, 167 and 904 on Walmley Ash Road and the number 108 and 914 at the Penns lane, Walmley Ash Road junction. 

Opening hours: 7.30am-6.15pm

Extra Services

  • Before School and After-School clubs for siblings. serving Walmley Infant School and other schools in the area.
  • Babysitting on site until 11.30pm, on request.
  • Party venue for Seesaws children and siblings.
  • Kool Kids Holiday Club scheme for children aged up to 12.

External Visitors 

  • French – Monday
  • Music Man – Monday 
  • Cookery with Pudding and Pie – Tuesday 
  • Rhythm Time – Wednesday 
  • Ballet – Wednesday 
  • Football – Thursday 

Ofsted Reports Walmley

“The nursery is attractive, warm and welcoming with a range of good quality resources in all rooms. Staff are calm, kind and attentive. Children behave well because staff make boundaries clear so children understand what is expected of them.”

“Children learn about the importance of a healthy diet. Pre-school children are provided with opportunities to prepare their own healthy snacks, such as fruit skewers to eat at their garden party.”

“Staff encourage children to be independent. Older children serve their own food and competently use water dispensers when they are thirsty.”

“Children enjoy lots of fresh air and exercise. They enjoy planting and growing vegetables.”

 

30 Walmley Ash Road, Walmley, Sutton Coldfield, B76 1JA Tel: 0121 351 7000.