About Us

The Courtyard preschool is a privately owned preschool and is owned by Sarah Boucher who has worked in childcare for over 20 years and is fully qualified.  The preschool has been running for over 50 years and is registered by Ofsted and is also registered under the children's act providing places for children between the ages of 2 until they start school at 5 years old.  The number of children attending a session is 23 and the preschool follows the national standards of adult:child ratios which are 

Under 3 years old - 1 adult to 4 children

Over 3 years old - 1 adult to 8 children.

The Courtyard preschool aims to provide all children with a welcoming, safe and happy environment in which to learn through play.  The preschool is an equal opportunities provider of quality care in which all children are encouraged to maximise their individual potential.