• Are you signed up to the Nursery Milk Scheme?

    The Nursery Milk Scheme has been running since the 1940s, funding 1/3 pint (189ml) of milk a day for under-5s attending childcare on behalf of the Department of Health. It has been brought to our attention the take up of this scheme is low in Devon, please see the links below for further information: Information for Continue reading →

  • Best Customer Service Award for Dolphin Pre-school and Nursery

    The Exmouth Chamber of Commerce Business Awards 2018 where held on 18th May and The Dolphin Pre-school and Nursery were given the award for Best Customer Service.  Up against last year’s winner and runner up, there was stiff competition but their consistent hard work paid off. Collecting the award, owners Mel and Paul Bartlett, said Continue reading →

  • Golden Tickets – ZZ numbers

    If you have any children who are eligible for 2-year-old funding with a golden ticket starting ‘ZZ’ please email the following information to eyef@devon.gov.uk so that we can update our records: Child’s Name Child’s Date of Birth Golden Ticket Number Due to the sensitive nature of this information please email it to us using Egress Continue reading →

  • Academic Calendar 2018/19

    The Academic Calendar for 2018/19 is now available on our website devon.cc/eyef under ‘Resource Documents’.

  • Developing a love of reading

    At the end of National Bookstart week, here are some articles on developing a love of reading: Ofsted’s Chief Inspector, Amanda Spielman, discussed the importance of the early years and developing a love of reading at the 2018 Pre-school Learning Alliance conference. Gill Jones, Ofsted’s Deputy Director, Early Education, also explains how reading is at Continue reading →