Pear Drops offers high quality childcare for pupils of Parley First School in a familiar secure and purpose built environment. The club currently has capacity for 20 children.
7.30am - 8.40am
Monday to Friday
Breakfast Club Arrival Arrangements
Parents should bring their children to the Jubilee Room via the entrance on the Key Stage 2 Playground. You are required to sign in your child and once the session begins, a register of attendance will be taken.
The children must stay in the Club until 8.30am when they will be escorted to the KS2 door where a member of staff will be on duty to welcome them into school.
|After School Club|
3.00pm - 6.00pm
Monday to Friday
After School Club Collection Arrangements
Parents must collect their child from the Jubilee Room via the entrance on the Key Stage 2 Playground. A register of attendance will be taken at the start of the session and you are required to sign out your child at the end of the day. The Club closes at 6pm and all children must be collected by this time. Children will only be released to an authorised adult contact listed on your child’s registration form.
We have a mobile phone which is dedicated to the after school provision. Please use this number to advise us of any changes to collection arrangements or if you are delayed for any reason. Please do not leave a message on the school answer phone as the main school office will be closed. The number is 07783 446890.
What will my child be doing?
The children at Pear Drops After School club are able to play with resources in a stimulating environment. The club is based in the Jubilee Room and children staying after school will have access to the whole school facilities. This includes the school’s extensive outdoor space and staff will encourage the children to play outdoors as much as possible. Children attending after school club will have supervised use of the Tyre Park, the woodland area and staff will organise structured play on the playground (which is secure). Other indoor activities will be planned around topics which may include theme days, arts & crafts, role play, puzzles, construction play and board games.
What will my child have to eat at Pear Drops?
Pear Drops Breakfast Club will provide a selection of refreshments which include Toast, Muffins, Fruit, Yogurts, as well an option of Porridge and/or Beans on Toast during winter months. A healthy snack will also be provided to any child attending Pear Drops After School Club. Water and milk will be available to drink at both sessions.
Who will look after my child at Pear Drops?
Pear Drops Club is run by experienced school staff, Sheri Macey, Yvonne Parry and Catherine Wood. All staff are enhanced DBS checked.
How do I book a place for my child?
Bookings are placed at the school office and spaces are allocated on a first come first served basis. Payment must be made in advance and must be sent in with the booking form. Current method of payment is either cash, cheque or childcare vouchers. If you wish to pay for your child's place by childcare voucher, please register your voucher provider with the school using the form attached below.
Structure and Booking Arrangements
The cost of Breakfast Club will be £3.25 per session, and the cost of After School care will be £8.00 if attending to 5pm and £12.00 if attending until 6pm (£4 per hour). Children from Pupil Premium families currently registered for Free Schools Meals (“FSM”) are entitled to a reduced rate of £0.50p per session for Breakfast Club. After School Club attendance will also be subsidised for FSM families to £4.00 if attending to 5pm and £6.00 if attending until 6pm.
How to Book
Booking Form - March 2020 Deadline 25th February 2020
We recognise that from time to time you may need to make a change to you booking. Please use the amendment form below to make changes to your booking, such as request for extra sessions or cancellation.
Please note that 28 days notice is required for any cancellation