Headteacher’s Retirement

It’s time to say Goodbye to the most amazing community of families and staff at Filton Avenue.

Thank you all for being such a supportive and caring community. I will be leaving with so many incredible memories. You will all stay very close to my heart.

I have a few words for you all in this video.

Are you looking for an outstanding nursery place for your child?

Register your interest now for September 2020. Visits coming soon.

Useful links for Parents and Carers

During this difficult time, Filton Avenue Nursery School and Children’s Centre will be sharing useful links and information for you to access. Please check back regularly for activities, guidance, and other resources. You can also follow us on Facebook.

For All New and Returning Parents/Carers September 2020

For All New and Returning Parents/Carers September 2020

We are looking forward to welcoming you all in September. We will, of course, be following government guidelines re the COVID-19 situation and while things may be different for a while, we hope you will feel welcome and excited about your children experiencing new...

An update on our capacity

An update on our capacity

Dear Parents/Carers I am sure you are aware that we have been working very hard to accommodate more children to be here at the Nursery School. Using the present Government guidelines we have now offered a small number of places to families who met the criteria. We are...

A Letter From Our Headteacher Regarding Reopening

A Letter From Our Headteacher Regarding Reopening

Dear Parents I hope you and your loved ones have stayed safe and well. You will be aware that as from the 1st June 2020 schools may extend their offer of inviting some children to return, according to their Risk assessment. This will be following VERY STRICT...

EasyPeasy App

EasyPeasy App

For the last few years, Filton Avenue Nursery School and Children's Centre has been part of EasyPeasy, a mobile phone app for parents to access with weekly ideas for a fun learning activity to do with 3-4 year-olds. This has always been really popular, and we're...

Wind Chimes Activity

Wind Chimes Activity

Our children have been making some Wind Chimes during the lockdown. If you would like to make some at home with your children, it is very simple… IngredientsTin cans (no sharp edges)Any old metal bits - keys, cutleryPaint, glue and sparkles!String to hang Enjoy the...

A Guide for Parents about Child Sickness during COVID-19 from the NHS

A Guide for Parents about Child Sickness during COVID-19 from the NHS

When your child is ill or injured it is very difficult to decide if/when to call your child’s GP, NHS 111, or go the Accident and Emergency Department (A&E). While the government is asking everyone to stay at home, it can be confusing to know what to do. Here is...

Ofsted Outstanding

Following our recent Ofsted inspection, we are thrilled to reveal that we remain an outstanding Nursery School!

Vision and Values

We are a positive, happy, caring, learning community that is committed to providing high quality learning opportunities for everyone.

Promoting Creativity

At Filton Avenue, we place a special emphasis on encouraging creativity and creative thinking. This encompasses all areas of learning and exploration and is very much at the heart of our practice.

Welcome to Filton Avenue Nursery School and Children’s Centre

This is an aspirational place built on love, courage and respect. Together we are the heart of the community. Please come and take a look and see what a great place this is

We recognize the power in working together throughout your child’s formative years and are happy to hear any suggestions, feedback and comments that look to build on this great Nursery School and Children’s Centre.

Children make excellent progress because not a minute of learning is wasted.
Ofsted, January 2016

Stop School Cuts

Nursery schools across the country are at risk! Please click here to read the letter that Jackie has sent to all parents/carers. We need your help, so please add your names to the School Cuts campaign petition here.

Acorns

Acorns room provides high quality early learning and care for children from 2 to 3 years. This provision is to support working parents or those returning to education or training. We also have free places for eligible children. These free places are allocated through a city wide referral system.

Beech and Willow

We provide two classrooms (Willow and Beech) for 3-4 year old pre-school children providing high quality learning and care.

Each child has an entitlement to 15 hours a week. We also provide paid wrap-a-round sessions for working parents. 

Featured Artwork

We’ll be featuring art created by our talented children each month. Check back soon for the first one!

News from Filton Avenue Nursery and Children’s Centre

For All New and Returning Parents/Carers September 2020

For All New and Returning Parents/Carers September 2020

We are looking forward to welcoming you all in September. We will, of course, be following government guidelines re the COVID-19 situation and while things may be different for a while, we hope you will feel welcome and excited about your children experiencing new...

Headteacher’s Retirement

Headteacher’s Retirement

It’s time to say Goodbye to the most amazing community of families and staff at Filton Avenue. Thank you all for being such a supportive and caring community. I will be leaving with so many incredible memories. You will all stay very close to my heart. I have a few...

An update on our capacity

An update on our capacity

Dear Parents/Carers I am sure you are aware that we have been working very hard to accommodate more children to be here at the Nursery School. Using the present Government guidelines we have now offered a small number of places to families who met the criteria. We are...

A Letter From Our Headteacher Regarding Reopening

A Letter From Our Headteacher Regarding Reopening

Dear Parents I hope you and your loved ones have stayed safe and well. You will be aware that as from the 1st June 2020 schools may extend their offer of inviting some children to return, according to their Risk assessment. This will be following VERY STRICT...

Important Letter from Alison Hurley, Director, Education and Skills

Important Letter from Alison Hurley, Director, Education and Skills

Please find, below, a letter from Alison Hurley (Director, Education and Skills, Bristol City Council) for all parents to read regarding the plans for schools to begin to welcome back children into their settings. You can also download the letter here: Alison Hurley...

EasyPeasy App

EasyPeasy App

For the last few years, Filton Avenue Nursery School and Children's Centre has been part of EasyPeasy, a mobile phone app for parents to access with weekly ideas for a fun learning activity to do with 3-4 year-olds. This has always been really popular, and we're...