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Parkside Pre-school in Association with Reading YMCA

Setting open.

We take funded 2,3 and 4 year olds. We are open Monday to Friday for two sessions per day. Our session times from September 2021 are Mornings 8.45 -11.45 and Afternoons 1.00-3.30.

 

Who to contact

Contact Name
Alison Bennett
Telephone
0118 951 9973
E-mail
info@parksidepreschool.org.uk
Website
Parkside Pre-School

Where to go

Name
Parkside Pre-school in Association With Reading YMCA
Address
34
Parkside Road
Reading
Postcode
RG30 2DD
Notes

We are a small Pre-School situated on the ground floor of the YMCA Reading building. Our Pre-School has two free flow rooms where the children can enjoy play based learning. Also we have an outside space with a sheltered area.

Time / Date Details

When is it on
Monday to Friday 08:45 - 15:30

Other Details

Costs

Table of costs
Table of costs
AmountCost Type
£8.50 2 year olds Per Hour
£6.50 3 and 4 year olds Per Hour

Availability

Age Ranges
2 to 4 years
Other notes

Please contact Parkside Pre-School if you require a Pre-School place for September 2021 and for September 2022 as our waiting list is open. If this is something that you require please contact us via email at info@parksidepreschool.org.uk or 01189 519973 for more information. 

 

Inclusion Information

Wheelchair Access

Has Provision
Yes
Details
We do have limited wheelchair access.

Special Needs

Has Provision
Yes
Experience with
Delayed speech
Speech & Language difficulties
Autistic spectrum
Emotional needs
Developmental delay
behavioural problems
ADHD
Learning difficulties

Dietary Needs

Has Provision
Yes
Details
We only provide healthy snacks.

Cultural Provisions

Has Provision
Yes

Childcare Information

Vacancies

Immediate vacancies
No
Details
Please contact Parkside Pre-School if you require a Pre-School place. We have some afternoon spaces for September 2021 and we are still holding a waiting list. The staff are following guidelines to make Parkside Pre-School as Covid19 safe as can be. Please contact us for more information or view our Website.
Date updated
24/06/2021
Immediate Vacancies for 30 Hour Place
No

Funded Places

3 & 4 year old funding
Yes
2 year old funding
Yes

30 Hours Extended Entitlements

Additional 15 hours of *Free* childcare offered
No
Intending to provide 30 Hours?
No

Opening Times & Facilities

Opening Times
Opening Times
DayOpening TimeClosing Time
Monday 08:45 11:45
Monday 13.00 15.30
Tuesday 08:45 11:45
Tuesday 13.00 15.30
Wednesday 08:45 11:45
Wednesday 13.00 15.30
Thursday 08:45 11:45
Thursday 13.00 15:30
Friday 08:45 11:45
Friday 13.00 15.30

School Pickups

Offers pickups
No

Ofsted Information

Ofsted URN
EY490519
Link to latest ofsted inspection report 
Inspection history
Inspection History
Inspection DateInspection typeInspection Outcome
17/04/2018Inspection (Early Years Register)Good

Local Offer

Contact Name
Alison Bennett
Contact Telephone
0118 951 9973
Contact Email
info@parksidepreschool.org.uk
Links
Parkside Pre-School Facebook Page
Parkside Pre-School Website
Local Offer Age Bands
Early Years (0-4 years)
Local Offer Updated
10/05/2021
Download more Local Offer details for Parkside Pre-school in Association with Reading YMCA Local Offer ~ May 2021 here...

This information has been collected from third party providers therefore the Reading Services Guide, Reading Borough Council (RBC) and Brighter Futures for Children (BFfC) cannot accept responsibility for the accuracy of this information and recommends that parents, carers, young people, residents and professionals check with providers regarding DBS (Disclosure & Barring Service) and OFSTED registrations and CQC registrations. Information collected by Reading Service Guide; is used solely to implement and supply the Family Information Service (FIS), Special Educational Needs & Disabilities - Reading's Local Offer, Adults & Carers Support Group and Reading Youth.