Are you looking for an outstanding nursery place for your child?
Register your interest now for September 2020. Visits coming soon.
During more normal times, our headteacher, Sarah, would be welcoming parents and carers of our new children face-to-face. This year, however, Sarah and the Filton Avenue Nursery School and Children’s Centre team have created a video to welcome to you all to our school and to allow you to meet our amazing team.
The video explains the procedures we have in place around keeping everyone safe during COVID-19, how to get the latest news about FANS, points of contact, our learning and more! If you have any questions, please do post them below in the comments and we’ll respond to you there.
Welcome from our Headteacher
A warm welcome to Filton Avenue Nursery School (FANS) and we hope you find our website useful, informative and inspiring. Here at FANS, we are proud to have served our local community for over 80 years as a Nursery School.
It is a privilege to take over as the Headteacher having been here for over 11 years as a room teacher, Assistant Head and SENco. I am passionate about continuing our work to provide an outstanding teaching and learning environment for your children and to ensuring our dedicated and experienced team offer you all the support you need in these challenging times.
I look forward to welcoming you all to our outstanding Nursery School whether you are returning or totally new to us – it is an exciting moment for you and your children.
With very best wishes,
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.
This is a lovely place for children to start their school experience.
Positive learning experiences mean that children are enthusiastic and confident young learners… Their happiness and confidence shone!
News from Filton Avenue Nursery and Children’s Centre
Our surrounding area currently has one of the highest rates of coronavirus (COVID-19) in Bristol. We have been asked to pass on the latest guidance from Bristol City Council, which they will also deliver through their media campaigns and outreach. We will update this...
It was so good to be in touch with so many of you last week in all the different ways that Key-people contacted you. Who would have thought we would be Zooming parent meetings?! I trust the "meetings" were reassuring and informative about the wonderful learning that...
In light of increasing numbers of coronavirus in the community, and to keep everyone as safe as possible, we are asking all parents/carers to please wear a face covering when dropping off or picking up your children, as of next week. Thank you for your co-operation...
Our parent reviews are taking place this week by Zoom or phone. Please contact your key person to arrange if you have not done so already. These short chats are a great way to find out how your child has settled into nursery, who they play with and how they play, what...
Advice to All Parents - Single Case of COVID-19 Dear Parents, We have been made aware of a member of our school community who has tested positive for COVID-19. Acorns only will therefore remain closed until Tuesday 10th November. You are welcome to bring your Acorns...
If you want to get stuck into cooking some amazing meals over the half-term break, check out The Children's Kitchen! They have recipes for delicious and nutritious meals, with video instructions and the recipes are available in English and have been translated into 16...
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.