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Little Shipmates Pre-School

Day nursery

Coronavirus status: OPEN
Coronavirus status: OPEN

Little Shipmates Preschool is open Monday to Friday from 8.30 am to 5 pm, 51 weeks of the year. We close for bank holidays and one week over Christmas. 

We offer a variety of sessions, both term time and all year round.

Who to contact

Telephone
02380 840971
E-mail
pre-school@littleshipmates.com

Where to go

Address
Waterside Primary School
Southampton
Hythe
Southampton
Postcode
SO45 6ET
Accessibility
Accessible changing, Secure environment, Wheelchair access, Level access, Accessible toilets

Childcare Information

Vacancies

Immediate vacancies
No
Contact provider for vacancy details?
Yes

Funded Places

3 & 4 year old funding
Yes
2 year old funding
Yes
Registered to provide 30 hours entitlement
Yes
When is childcare available
Term TimesAll Year
Opening Times
Opening Times
DayOpening TimeClosing Time
Monday 08:00 18:00
Tuesday 08:00 18:00
Wednesday 08:00 18:00
Thursday 08:00 18:00
Friday 08:00 18:00
Facilities
Role play dressing up
Kitchen Facilities
Reading
Construction toys
Cookery
Music time
Secure Access
Sandpitsand play
Messy Play Area
Multicultural Themed Play
Disabled Access
Open Space
Nappy changing facility
Sensory Play
Outdoor Playspace
Songs, Rhymes and Music
Sleeping Area
Outdoor Play
Small world toys
Pet Fish
Garden
Toys
Full cooked lunch
Games
Private Changing Area
Heuristic play
Visit & Outings
Walks to local park etc
Home Corner
Playroom
Arts & Crafts
Healthy Eating
Both indoor and outdoor activities
Internet Connection
Quiet Area
Push-alongs
Water play
Books & Storytelling
ICT Facilities
PuzzlesJigsaws

School Pickups

Offers pickups
No

Ofsted Information

Ofsted Inspection Report
Link to latest ofsted inspection report 
Inspection history
Latest Inspection
Inspection DateInspection typeInspection Outcome
26/03/2019Inspection (Early Years Register)Good

Inclusion Information

Wheelchair Access

Has Provision
Yes

Special Needs

Has Provision
Yes
Experience with
Physical impairment
Asthma
Global Developmental Delay
Medical Needs
Visual impairment
Emotional needs
Challenging Behaviour
Serious allergy / Anaphilaxis
Hearing Difficulties
Severe dietary needs
Language impairment
Details
Caters for children with special needs. Challenging behaviour, Developmental delay, English as additional language, Hearing difficulties, Medical difficulties, Physical difficulties, Soc. Interaction Difficulties, Speech and lang. difficulties, Visual difficulties

Dietary Needs

Has Provision
Yes
Experience with
Yes

Cultural Provisions

Has Provision
Yes
Experience with
Yes
Details
Cultural and Spec. Diet. Needs,Relig. and Cultural Awareness

Costs

Costs

Details
Age group - Age range: 5 per hour

Availability

Age Ranges
5 to 8 years, 0 to 5 years
Other notes

Little Shipmates Preschool is a purpose built setting located next to Waterside Primary school in Hythe.

We are located in a residential area, within walking distance to Hythe town centre.

Time / Date Details

Session Information
2 Hours or More Per Day
45 Weeks or More Per Year
5 Days or More Per Week
All year round
Weekday All Day
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