Early Years Foundation Stage Aims

  • All children are happy, safe and confident throughout our Early Years Foundation Stage
  • Children become independent learners in our care
  • Children are excited to learn and to come to school
  • Children learn resilience and how to maintain relationships with others
  • Planning is flexible, meets the needs of individual children and is centred on the personal interests of our children
  • Our Early Years Foundation Stage is inclusive of all children regardless of race, gender, background or sex
  • The environment is accessible to all children
  • Children have access to a stimulating and engaging indoor and outdoor learning environment
  • Children have the opportunity to safety explore risks
  • Children learn how to challenge their own learning
  • We work collaboratively with our parents to ensure strong home-school links and excellent communication
  • Children leave our Early Years Foundation Stage equipped with a strong set of skills to enable them to be school-ready