We are a highly qualified group of staff supported by a dedicated group of parents and together we manage Highnam Under Fives. We opened in the 1970s and we operate from a classroom in Highnam CofE Primary Academy, which is situated in the residential area of Highnam. The children have their own enclosed outside area and have the use of the school hall and grounds.
Highnam Under Fives is on the Early Years Register with a maximum of 21 children whom may attend the setting at any one time. The group is open on weekdays during term times from 09.00am to 15.30pm. We currently have 40 children aged from two to 11 years on roll.
We provide a breakfast and after school club for children from 4 to 11 years old. the children are provided with healthy meals and organised activities.Breakfast club is from 8 until 9am and after school club is 3.15 until 6pm.
A toddler group also runs in the Gambier Parry Hall in Highnam every Thursday Morning 9.30 until 11.30.
We employ 10 members of staff, all of which hold early years qualifications . The supervisor holds a degree in Early Years .The staff are supported by parents on a rota duty and we have extremely close links with Highnam Acadamy school and the local church – Holy Innocents.