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    Easter has arrived and with it has come lots of fun and exciting things for us to do. This week each group have made their very own Easter Hats out of brilliant crafting materials. As we have all… Read More

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    Well summer has truly arrived at Monkey Puzzle. The children have been burning off lots of energy out in the playground, enjoying the time in the sunshine all with fun activities that have been planned… Read More

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      It is that time of the year again when we fill your diaries with important dates… Please make sure that you have these all written down so that you do not miss out on… Read More

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      ONCE AGAIN IT IS THAT TIME OF YEAR where we have to say goodbye to some of our friends at Monkey Puzzle. We will all hold fond memories of the years we have all… Read More

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      SNOW CLOSURES – TUESDAY 12TH MARCH   Dear Parents The Education Department has decided to close all States Schools following advice from the Police and States Works and the Colleges are also following suit. The Preps… Read More

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      Today we all took part in our Harvest Festival Assembly and had a brilliant time showing our friends the songs that we had learnt about harvest. This year we decided to raise money by… Read More

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      Now that October has rolled around and we have all settled into our new routines we have been thinking of some ideas for those dreaded healthy packed lunches. Getting that variety and choosing the… Read More

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      This week our Preps class were invited to sing some Christmas carols for the elderly at The Russells Centre to help spread a little Christmas cheer. They all sang their hearts out, putting a… Read More

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      Here at nursery we are lucky enough to get to go on lots of fun outings to learn first hand about our current topics. This term we have been learning all about Autumn so… Read More

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      Please see the attached image for information regarding our Autumn Festival this year. We are looking forward to savaging for coins by looking under the sofa cushions, down the back of the washing machine… Read More

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      Please take a note of these important dates for the coming weeks…..   World Book Day Thursday 7th March Bring your favourite book with you to read together in your class Red Nose day… Read More

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      We are in our final couple of weeks of summer scheme and each week we have had a different theme for the children to follow. This week it was the turn of animals. We… Read More

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      As many of you have noticed, there havent been many blog updates for the children and parents over the last week! I was hoping you would not miss me for the week but that one… Read More

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    A very interesting read on the merits of Montessori. You can read the article here: The Monterssori Mafia

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      Despite the wind and snow we have made it in today to open the school. Please be very careful if you make your way in as the roads are a little treacherous and slippery. … Read More

A very interesting read on the merits of Montessori.

You can read the article here: The Monterssori Mafia

Congratulations to Thomas for winning our fantastic gingerbread house, handmade by our Preps Class.

We managed to raise a further £33.60 for Purple Pinkie Polio Day.

That’s another 168 vaccines for the children to protect them against Polio. Thank you to all who purchased raffle tickets. Our Preps Class have adored the entire thing!

Since Monkey Puzzle began, we have had a fantastic response and have never looked back. There is nothing as re-assuring as hearing what parents think about our school. Here are a few recent comments. 

‘Just wanted to say how pleased we are with our child’s two years experience at Monkey Puzzle. We think the school and all the staff are fantastic.’

‘You have all been amazing. We will miss you very much!’

‘It seems like yesterday when you said to me ‘Come and have a look’. From the moment you gave us a personal tour, we both fell in love with Monkey Puzzle. The stunning setting, your amazing dedicated staff and of course the whole ethos of your school. Our boys have both loved Monkey Puzzle and have grown in independence and confidence during their time with you.’

‘That dreadful time has arrived and our daughter will be leaving you all. We would like to thank you and your wonderful staff for giving us parents ‘peace of mind’ and giving our daughter such a great start in her early years.’

‘How can I possibly thank you enough for caring for my children for the past six years. Thank you seems so inadequate for everything Monkey Puzzle has given us. We were determined to give our children the best and that we discovered was Monkey Puzzle.’

‘I just wanted to let you know how we feel about our past seven years at Monkey Puzzle. We cannot begin to thank you enough for the help and support you have given our boys and us as parents. You have supported us as a family so well. There are so many fantastic people working at Monkey Puzzle, we will miss the walk down the hill each morning! Our heartfelt thanks’

‘When I leave Monkey Puzzle, I am going to become a human!’ – Lower Prep Pupil aged 4.