Ravenside Pre-School

Ravenside Pre-School Fenham

Ravenside Pre-School is a registered charity and has been providing sessional care since 1976.

‘Children are cared for in a highly inclusive setting where they are valued and respected for their own unique abilities’- Ofsted Report, 2010

Ravenside Pre-School is based at St James and St Basil’s church hall, Fenham. They have the sole use of the premises during opening hours and the children have access to a large open plan hall and an enclosed grassed area for outdoor play.

Mission Statement

To aim to provide a happy, safe, warm and stimulating environment for all children to relax, develop and learn freely through planned/structured opportunities which aim to enhance childrens’ learning experiences.


To promote a positive relationship with parents/carers and work in partnership with them to provide high quality play, care and learning for their children. Ravenside have a team of experienced staff whose training is updated on a regular basis and who hold all the relevant qualifications for their roles.

‘Children and their families are warmly welcomed into this friendly and supportive preschool.’ – Ofsted Report 2014

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