We celebrate every child’s unique qualities

“All children make exceptional progress from their individual starting points”

‘Outstanding’ Ofsted report, May 2017

“Children are strongly self-aware and confident”

Ofsted report, May 2017

“The teachers are wonderful and caring” 

Parent, 2018

Southdown Nursery is a special place in the heart of Steyning:

  • Judged ‘Outstanding’ in all areas by Ofsted
  • Large, secure outdoor environment, with sensory garden and vegetable patch, for discovery and play
  • Forest School trained staff
  • Friendly, happy, community nursery
  • Free flow setting, with children moving between indoor and outdoor settings
  • Experienced Early Years Professionals, including a qualified Early Years Teacher
  • All staff are first-aid trained
  • Adult-led, child-initiated play

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Supper club Spring Term 2020

Spring Term Supper Club


Christmas party and last day of term Friday 13th of December 9.30am – 12.15pm

Thank to everyone who came along to our nativities, the photographer Nicky Allen attended on Wednesday and here are a few of her images.

Primary school nativity for all school age children
Christmas Nativity 2019

Steyning primary school visit 2019