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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May 2018 Floating Supper Club

Beautiful weather for our termly floating supper club this week. Six families gathered for an al fresco floating supper club, ...
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Garden and Play Day October 2017

Saturday the 14th of October dawned bright and clear for the 25 parents, grandparents, kids and teachers who turned out ...
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Tractor Rides, Splat the Rat and Baby Lambs at Applesham Farm

120 Southdown Nursery family and friends celebrated a glorious May bank holiday picnicking on Applesham Farm. The generous Applesham farm ...
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