The Avenue Nursery Petersfield
The Avenue Vision:   'Playfully creating the foundations of learning'
vision inspired by Julie Fisher, Early Years Advisor and Author 

Our Objectives

   We are:
  • passionate about promoting great British values; and engaging, observing, and communicating what we do
  • delivering outstanding care and education which exceeds expectations
  • giving children daily opportunities to play, explore, learn, create, and be inspired by their environment 
  • offering parents flexibility, and promoting guidance and information exchange through daily handovers; and encouraging opportunity to become involved in the Nursery activities
  • providing educational resources that enable us to deliver the high quality support for children's care and learning
  • respecting and supporting the efforts, achievements, qualifications and aspirations of our team members
  • a safe and healthy community enabling every individual to be happy and flourish

Our Values

T    team work - working, learning and reflecting together
H    homely and safe environments
E     exemplary early years education through creative child-led and adult-led experiences

A     active outdoors learning - exploring countryside and community 
V     British values - to respect our rules, each other, and individual choice
E     extended learning experiences - to question, support, and link ideas
N    n urturing community - where everyone cares for one another
U   for every unique child, there is a unique plan to help them achieve their learning and developmental

E     e xperiences that enhance children's resilience, perseverance, capabilities and confidence


"...Since relocating in 2016, The Avenue Day Nursery is a nursery I still miss working for and always talk about with colleagues for being the most supportive and engaging nursery I have ever worked for, and I hope in the future when we are back in Hampshire one day I may be able to come back..."