Letters & Term dates

letters to parents/carers

  For our most recent newsletter with diary dates, please click on the link below. To return to the website please click on the return arrow. 

ofsted october 2018

We have ben notified that Ofsted will be visiting the school on Wednesday 7th     October.  We would be very grateful if you would click on the parent view link in the letter below by noon on this day to complete the questionaire, we value your opinions.   We look forward to welcoming lead Inspector, Tracy Fielding and I am sure she will be happy to listen to your views. 




                       Keeping Children Safe at Tanglewood  February 2018                                  Keeping-Children-Safe-.pdf

                     Parents questionnaire - RESULTS - January 2018                                     Questionnaires-Summary-2018-of-65-forms.pdf


               Parents guide To the World of Nursery Rhymes, please click                                                 below to open and have  read......                       The-Wonder-of-Nursery-Rhymes.pdf





                 Please note that nursery will be closed on these days for the children.

                   Monday 29th October, Monday 26th November 2018,                           Thursday 3rd January, Friday 5th April and Monday 3rd June 2019  


                SCHOOL HOLIDAY DATES F0R                                                                                         2018-2019 

  Please click the link below to see the Essex County Council school holiday dates   for  2017/2018 & 2018/2019.  
Please click on the back arrow in your browser to return to the website. 
Please note that the school year runs from September to July.


Tanglewood Recipes and Rhymes

Version 2 is now vailable to buy from the office for £3.50

We have a created a Tanglewood book with a a collection of rhymes and songs which we use at nursery, Playdough, gloop and slime recipes are in their for messy play activities,(good for the garden!) Cake and scone recipes that are easy for you to make with your children and it also has the staffs favourite recipes in it, a variety of mains, cakes, and biscuits. 




  When the children leave we ask parents to fill in a form about the whole Tanglewood     experience. Please click on the link below to get a copy of the form. If you would       like to, please print off and leave a copy at the office. 



   EXCITING NEWS REGARDING FUNDING FOR STATE                                                                        NURSERY SCHOOLS..... 

1st February 2017

There was a superb debate in Parliament this morning regarding funding for state nursery schools. Sir Simon Burns who visited Tanglewood last week made a fantastic speech with reference to his visit to Tanglewood. Please find some time to sit and watch........



   Don't forget to share and sign the petition too. Click the link below to sign the petition regarding state nursery school funding. 


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