Events and Stories

School Readiness Week

Getting school ready with Kingsmead Day Nursery   Kingsmead Day Nursery is preparing its youngsters for the big wide world with its School Readiness Week on 9th - 13th May. During this week-long programme, the staff at the nursery will be doing lots of activities with...

We got top marks

We’ve got top marks with a Platinum #JustQuality AwardWe’re really proud to announce that our nursery has been awarded top accreditation for its early years’ care and education after proving it goes above and beyond in adding impact into children’s lives. We have...

We’re Hiring

Join UsNursery Practitioner - Qualified Full Time We’re looking for someone special to add a little bit of sparkle to Kingsmead Day Nursery! Have you got eyes in the back of your head? Do you pride yourself on being able to get play-doh out of any surface? Are you a...

Wishing a Merry Christmas

Wishing you a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year from all of the children and staff at Kingsmead Day Nursery. We hope you enjoy your festive celebrations and we can't wait to see what positive things the new year brings for everyone.We’d like to say a big thank...

Bumper Harvest

Kingsmead Day Nursery’s bumper harvest supports community Children at Kingsmead Day Nursery in Winchester have shown their support for people in need in their local community by donating and delivering more than 150 items at its Harvest Festival event.A bumper harvest...

Summer Challenge

Kingsmead Day Nursery’s Safari Summer Week Fundraising for Marwell Zoo   The children at Kingsmead Day Nursery are working together with Kind Kangaroo and all of the other animals to get active and raise money to help local zoo: Marwell Zoo to recover following the...

Easter Challenge

The children at Kingsmead Day Nursery challenge you to get creative this Easter   No day is the same at Kingsmead Day Nursery, and as we launch our Easter initiative: Creative Croc’s Easter Challenge, we hope to inspire creativity among the children inside the nursery...

Sports Day

Our Kingsmead Day Nursery Sports Day 2021 Such a fantastic sports day for the children at Kingsmead. Delighted to have Lenny the Lemur from Marwell Zoo join us and help cheer on the children. The children finished up with a well deserved medal and ice pop back at...

NHS – We Thank You

Our Key worker children this week have been creating beautiful thank you cards to be sent to the NHS ICU at Winchestser

Happy Halloween

We have had lots of fun at nursery today. Staff and children came in dressed up for Halloween and the children have carried out lots of activities throughout the week, such as pumpkin play dough, sticking bats and painting pumpkins. The pre-school children went on a...

Helicopter Stories

In our Pre School Unit we are implemnting Helicopter Stories   a child-initiated technique for story telling and story acting. It is fun and has been proven to have a significant impact on children's literacy and communication...

Children In Need

We have had a very busyand a fun filled week making cakes, dressing up and even wearing our pyjamas to nursery. We have collected lots of money for Children in Need . Thank you to all the parents for their participation and...

World Book Day

All the children have enjoyed coming to nursery dressed up as a character from the favourite book.  Our Pre School Unit were very excited to come in as their favourite...

Baby Yoga

Our Bear Unit really enjoy their Baby Yoga sessions with the staff. Downward dog seems to be a particular favourite.

Breakfast & Tea Club

Kingsmead are able to offer children Breakfast and Tea club.  Children aged reception – 8 years can attend from 7.30am till 9am or 3.20pm till 6.00pm. Breakfast club fees are £6.50 per session which will include a healthy breakfast choice from cereal, toast, fruit and...

Shop & Drop

We are excited to be offering a new flexible childcare option for parents of children who attend Kingsmead on a regular basis and for those who are not currently attending. If you need short notice childcare, we can accommodate a minimum 2hr flexible stay and play....

Testimonials

Read through the kind comments from the families who have entrusted us with their children and their education in the early years.