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🌈 Wellbeing Wednesday: Not long to go until 💛The theme this year is Growing Together. Check out resources for parents, so you can get involved too and explore the theme with your child.


🙌Some lovely learning opportunities for our children in nursery this week.


💐 Thank you to Jessica from St Johns Church who came to visit us in Reception today. The children listened to a story and then gave their donation from the bake sale to the community food bank, along with a thank you card and a plant 🪴


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Thank you so much to Gruffalo and Stick Man classes from for this wonderful card, and for donating the money from your cake sale to our food bank. It was lovely to see you this morning. Come back and visit us soon!


Thank you for visiting 😊


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Look who has arrived at the Ice Kingdom! 🐧


Look who has arrived at the Ice Kingdom! 🐧


🌈Wellbeing Wednesday: We are really pleased to be supporting 7th - 10th February 2022. Our Wellbeing Ambassadors and School Council have started planning activities for the whole school. More details to follow soon. Watch this space!


🐧 Look at our amazing rockhopper and emperor penguin drawings using oil pastels and wax crayons. Good job Reception!


A bumper issue of our newsletter now available on our website: Place2Be Mental Health Week; Happier January; School Council Growing Together; Support from Bromley Y; Fundraising for our local church + regular updates and highlights.


We raised £55.00!!! Fantastic news. Thank you to everyone who bought a cake this afternoon 😊


🧁 Reception have been preparing some yummy cakes for the EYFS bake sale this afternoon. They are hoping to raise lots of money for St John’s Church to help the local community. Don’t miss out! .


Don’t forget that the deadline to apply for Reception 2022 is this Saturday 15th January. Parents living in Bromley: Parents living in Croydon: Don’t miss out!


🌈Wellbeing Wednesday: Have you seen the calendar for January? Lots of top tips and support to boost your wellbeing and bring happiness to others. Have a lovely day.


🎨 Today the children in Reception had lots of fun mixing primary colours. Look at the results… they created a painting of a leaf and an orange sunset. Fantastic work everyone!


Look at this fantastic explorer map with snow capped mountains 🏔


A very exciting first morning back exploring our ‘real life’ ice kingdom! Lots of ❄️ discoveries by the children in Reception which inspired some fantastic map making in the afternoon.


🌈Wellbeing Wednesday:Looking back, looking forward. Focussing on and .An important message from

Harris Academies
All Academies in our Federation aim to transform the lives of the students they serve by bringing about rapid improvement in examination results, personal development and aspiration.

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The nursery at Harris Primary Academy Crystal Palace is an Early Years provision with warm and welcoming staff. Our staff are a dedicated team of individuals who work together in a professional manner to promote a wide and varied Early Years Provision.

Our highly qualified and experienced staff offer the children a learning through play based experiences, under the areas of the Early Years Foundation Stage Curriculum. This contributes to the development of the ‘whole child’ as our aim is to enable all our children to have fun and foster a love for learning.

We have 52 part time places available in our nursery, 26 per session - am/pm. For nursery admissions details, click here.

Our morning session is from 8:30am - 11:30am and afternoon session 12:30pm - 3:30pm. 

Our approach to learning embodies a positive attitude to life and learning as they prepare to start their journey through school life. We aspire to encourage our children to feel equipped to play an active role in life as they grow and flourish in our care. Harris Primary Academy Crystal Palace believe that diversity is a strength, which should be respected and celebrated by all those who learn and visit us.

We are committed to ensuring equality of opportunities for all and we will endeavour to develop a culture of inclusion and diversity in which people feel free to participate fully in Nursery life, regardless of their race or gender.

Our play based curriculum covers the seven areas of learning. Prime Areas: PSED (Personal, Social and Emotional Development), PD (PHYSICAL Development) and CL (Communication and Language). As well as the Specific Areas: Literacy (Reading and Writing), Mathematics (number and space, shape and measure), EAD  (Expressive Arts and Design) and UK (Understanding of the World).

When applying to the Nursery please fill out the two forms below (Nursery Admissions Application & Nursery Parent Contract) and email them to us; along with proof of your address and a copy of the child's birth certificate (which will only be used to confirm your funding and not kept on site).