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Squirrels Pre-School

Squirrels is a small and friendly Ofsted-inspected pre-school conveniently located on Delamere Park. Our caring and dedicated staff ensure a safe and secure environment for the children, where every day is happy and learning is fun.


At Squirrels strong emphasis is placed on learning through first hand experience. Our children benefit from a broad education provided from supportive, knowledgeable and caring staff. We create a happy and stimulating environment whilst promoting the development of each child’s unique potential. 


The range of play and resources combined with the creativity of the staff ensure that each child makes excellent progress towards early learning goals. The children enjoy learning through play, whilst at the same time gaining practical skills.


Learning Through Play


The Squirrels Pre-School Nursery offers places for children from 1.5 – 5 years. All Squirrels staff are fully qualified, dedicated and sensitive to every child’s needs. Progress is observed by the key workers of your child and we provide a rich curriculum to support the independent skills each child needs to thrive.

We use a software called Tapestry to record special moments to share with you from your child's time.


Squirrels Pre-School Ofsted Quotes

  • Staff interaction with children is warm and supportive
  • Children make very good progress towards the early learning goals
  • Space is used creatively to ensure children have a well rounded experience
  • Relationships with parents are very good
  • A strong emphasis is placed on learning through first hand experience


Background and Location

Squirrels Pre-School Nursery was set up in 1977 and has become an established and well used service, Squirrels is set in a unique location on Delamere Park.
Delamere Park is a parkland residential estate developed in the 1970s in a delightful location, surrounded by beautiful open countryside, this gives the children many opportunities to explore outdoors.


If you would like more information please pop in and see us, or call on 01606 888782 or email

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