About Us

Kingfisher Nursery was established in 1995 to meet the growing demand for quality pre-school education. We are registered to have 26 children per session and cater for 2 – 4yrs 8mths (school age). The nursery is based in a purpose built surroundings in the grounds of Holy Cross School, Wenlock Road, Shrewsbury. Our aim to provide the very best standards of early years care and education for every child, whether they attend for 2 sessions or 10. We aim towards a happy, stimulating environment, which will lead naturally to the development of the pre-schools skills necessary for a smooth and happy start to a child’s infant school career. Our philosophy is to enable all children to reach their full potential through a curriculum based on individual needs. We offer a wide range of activities in order to stimulate children’s imagination, social interactions and creativity.

We have a large, bright classroom, and is planned to be appealing to children. where the children have access to a

Home corner
This is changed half Termly and is connected to a theme, so we might have the theme of colours, so it might be an ice cream shop, looking at all the colours of ice cream or a travel agents for our holiday’s theme. The home corner is kitted out with a dressing up box, kitchen, babies (cot and baby changer) and lots and lots of food!

Book corner
This is a place where the children come and rest, read books and chat to each other. We also use this area for register time, show and tell, and story / song time. All the book racks are at the children level and the books are changed regularly, so the children get a good choice.

Messy area
This is an area where children get to experience paint, playdough, junk modelling, cutting and sticking, feely trays – containing shells, sand, water, leaves, cereals etc