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21/01/22

In Nursery this week, the children have been developing their fine motor skills by practising using one handed tools and equipment. They had lots of fun creating faces with a selection of different herbs and vegetables! 🌽 https://t.co/MN0WnqaoNU

21/01/22

Year 1 have made their own salt dough characters this week based on the stories they have been writing in literacy. They used interesting adjectives to describe their characters! 📝 https://t.co/PLOXmtzY9M

21/01/22

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Thank you to , The Pupil Ambassadors and Eco-Warriors for an eye opening presentation on the schools new Sustainability Plan. The children were passionate, inspiring and did a great job of asking some very well thought-out questions. https://t.co/1MpHEvjLdu

20/01/22

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🚨 New Page for 🚨 We have put together Top Tips for parents and carers to talk about with their children who are under 11. - it's never too early to talk about life online. 👇 https://t.co/Qt53XLZ0vb https://t.co/8ZsTYAtuiz

20/01/22

This week in science, year 5 have been investigating which materials are attracted to a magnet and are also conductors of electricity 🔌 Did you know not all metals are magnetic? https://t.co/1qWCoRFTT6

17/01/22

Last week we welcomed our local MP, Ellie Reeves, to our school. During her visit, she met with both our Pupil Ambassadors and Eco-Warriors. They presented our new Sustainability Plan for our school as well as having a question and answer session ♻️ https://t.co/RqpF0XPR4J

13/01/22

Year 6 have been learning about the C Major Scale in music today. They started off by discussing how Major Scales have a happy sounding tonality and then had a go at playing the C Major Scale on Glockenspiels 🎶 https://t.co/SXvp4x7Gjq

13/01/22

In science this week, year 6 have been learning about Inheritance. They applied their knowledge about inherited characteristics to Mr Men and predicted what they thought the offspring of different Mr Men and Little Miss would look like! 👩‍🔬 https://t.co/4BMNzdq0nn

17/12/21

We had a very special visitor handing out Principals awards this morning! All of our pupils were very excited to receive a visit from Mrs Elf 🌟 https://t.co/jizQEeiVkH

16/12/21

Wow this is so magical!

16/12/21

Yesterday morning we took our nursery children to the local post box to post the Christmas and Winter cards that they have made for their families 📮 https://t.co/1WEbUPPNc6

15/12/21

Our amazing Wellbeing Warriors are running a bake sale on the playground after school today! All proceeds will be used by the Wellbeing Warriors to host wellbeing events for pupils in our school. Please come along and purchase a yummy cake 🍰 https://t.co/TckhOeTICW

14/12/21

In DT, year 1 have been making their very own moving picture books! They have made their fish move 📚 https://t.co/mIyIPPbanR

14/12/21

Today in DT, year 3 have been using fresh produce to create their own salads and salad dressings. How yummy do these look! 🥗 https://t.co/ON2K54u9Li

14/12/21

Years 4, 5 and 6 are at the Churchill Theatre in Bromley ready to watch this year's pantomime 'Sleeping Beauty' 🎭 https://t.co/vjjJFTWWGm

13/12/21

Thank you so much to all of our staff and pupils for their amazing efforts for Christmas Jumper Day today- we have seen some fabulous jumpers and accessories 🤩 We have also raised some money for the incredible Save The Children charity 🌟 https://t.co/vp0ZMa87tM

13/12/21

Third stop for year 6: standing on the remains of the very famous Great Exhibition at Crystal Palace Park https://t.co/cI2bmz3UvB

13/12/21

Stop two for year 6: Penge East station, which was originally named Penge Lane, opened in 1863. It is a grade II listed building which means it cannot be changed or demolished easily without the correct permission! https://t.co/4GO7Q7mrKF

13/12/21

Year 6 are on a walking tour of their local area this morning as part of their geography topic. First stop- The Crooked Billet which has been a landmark in Penge since 1601 🏙️ https://t.co/zUnPQiOxQ6

11/12/21

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Nursery

Open Sessions

We are pleased to announce the following open sessions for you to come and take a look at our outstanding Nursery!

To be confirmed for 2022!

Please book a place at one of these sessions by emailing:

info@harrisprimarykenthouse.org.uk

Entrance is through the 'Nursery Gate' on Kent House Road

 

Nursery - From September 2021

The first day back will be Tuesday, 7 September 2021, and all Nursery children re-joining from last year can return from this date.

We will operate in a similar way to last term, however, with the relaxation of government Covid-19 restrictions:

  • The entrance and exit will be through the Nursery Gate on Kent House Road (near the railway bridge)
  • If your child has a cough/temperature/etc. please could you not bring them to school, especially given the current, wider situation
  • Please bring spare clothing and footwear each day in case of accidents
  • Please bring plenty of wipes as well
  • Children will be required to wear school uniform
  • High contact areas will be cleaned throughout the day
  • If you need us, please contact the Nursery via email nursery@harrisprimarykenthouse.org.uk to avoid long contact at the gate
  • The school office will only be accessible via phone or email
  • Please notify the school if your child will be absent by 8.30am each morning

 

START OF THE SCHOOL DAY

Please ensure your child is brought to school on time at the following times:

 

Nursery AM Session

 

Nursery PM Session

Nursery 30 Hour Session

8.30am

12.30pm

8.30am

 

END OF THE SCHOOL DAY

Please ensure your child is picked up on time at the following times:

 

Nursery AM Session

 

Nursery PM Session

Nursery 30 Hour Session

11.30am

Gate opens at 11.25am

 

3.30pm

Gate opens at 3.25pm

 

3.30pm

Gate opens at 3.25pm

 

Nursery Class

The Nursery at Kent House is an Early Years provision with warm and welcoming staff, that are a dedicated team of individuals working together to promote a wide and varied Early Years provision. Our highly qualified and experienced staff offer the children a learning through play based experience as required for the Early Years Foundation Stage Curriculum.

Our Nursery class offers 52 places (26 each session). This is a mixture of full time (30 hours) and part time (15 hours) places, funded.  Children can start in Nursery the term after their third birthday, if places are available.

At present all three and four year olds are entitled to 15 hours of free childcare per week, up to 38 weeks per year. The government has also introduced an extended 15 hours of free childcare per week - 30 hours in total for 38 weeks per year, for those families that are eligible.

The hours for the Nursery are as follows: Morning sessions 8.30am - 11.30am, afternoon sessions 12.30pm - 3.30pm.

We also offer 8.30am - 3.30pm for those that qualify for the 30 hours free child care. *This includes an hour for lunchtime provision chargeable at £5.00 per pupil per day. 

Please note - for those parents not entitled to the 30 hours funded childcare (extended 15 hours free child care), we can offer a paid full time place, at a cost of £100 per week, payable in advance. All full time places are subject to 5 days per week, 38 weeks per year.

Applications for a place in our Nursery can be made directly to the school, by collecting an application form from the school office and returning it directly to the school once completed. Alternatively you can download a copy of the application form using the link below, and returning to us either via email using the following email address - info@harrisprimarykenthouse.org.uk or the school office.

We can assist you with the eligibility criteria for the universal 15 hours free child care and extended 15 hours free child care (30 hours).

Information about the extended 30 hours free childcare can also be found by visiting the following website:

https://www.gov.uk/30-hours-free-childcare