Poppies Bourne End opened in April 2006. We are situated in a beautifully converted methodist church and have created a very homely and welcoming environment. Poppies Bourne End were delighted to receive our second Outstanding outcome in all areas at our Ofsted inspection in 2013.
Poppies Bourne End has a vibrant vegetable patch and the children take part in our gardening club. The children enjoy eating their home grown fruit and vegetables through out the year.
We have a large natural exploration area where children enjoy searching for mini-beasts, playing in a mud kitchen and handling wooden natural materials.
- Tel: 01628 521522 to arrange a visit or book a place!
'I cant praise Poppies enough. Kelly is a fantastic Manager, the girls are lovely and make me feel that Archie is very loved. I couldn't wish for a better nursery!' (Mrs T)
'A wonderful, caring environment. Our daughter is now 18 months old and has really flourished at Poppies since starting in the Baby Nest just before her first Birthday. She absolutely loves it; she is such a busy little girl and the variety of activities, outdoor play and interaction with the staff and other children is fantastic. The staff are so caring and attentive to her needs, and get just as excited as my husband and I do over her developments! It is almost time for her to move up to the next room (something I feel quite emotional about as the Baby Nest team have been so wonderful) and the way in which the staff are managing the transition is so considered; they are making every effort to ensure continuity of care and make the move as smooth as possible for our little girl. Needless to say we are very happy that we chose Poppies.'
Charlotte King joined Poppies Bourne End as Nursery Manager in April 2017. Charlotte has extensive experience working in a day nursery, having worked at Poppies Beaconsfield (previously Beaconsfield Nursery) for a total of 15 years. During this time, Charlotte studied Social Work for 2 years at University, gaining experience in child protection and working in partnership with families. Charlotte holds a Level 3 Diploma in Childcare and Education. Charlotte has two children: a daughter, who attends school, and a 3-year-old son, who attends Poppies Beaconsfield.
‘My son and I LOVE Poppies Day Nursery at Bourne End and we are very happy with the environment.’