Top Tips For Starting Pre-school

Top Tips For Starting Pre-school Is your toddler about to start pre-school. Here’s some tips to prepare both you and your little one for the transition. 1. Get to know Ardenza Childcare You will inevitably go through many anxious moments worrying whether your child is ok, but knowing she is in good hands will help lessen that concern. Try to visit the crèche in the weeks prior to starting. Trisha and the team love to have visitors! Also, take your child for walks or drives past the school to establish its location and proximity to your home. This will help your child feel secure and get to recognise the location on Church…

Our Facilities

Our Facilities Today we want to tell you a little bit more about our facilities. Ardenza was originally a house on Church Road which we converted into a crèche. Downstairs we look after the babies and toddlers and upstairs we have our pre-schoolers and Montessori’s. Laura and Lisa look can look after babies in our Baby room just inside the front door. It has it’s own separate nappy changing and sleep room. The room has soft matting, mirrors and wall handles to encourage the babies to explore and move about in safe and comfortable way. Across the hall in the Annex as we call it, Michelle and…

Welcome To The Ardenza Childcare Blog

Welcome To The Ardenza Childcare Blog We started with a website and then a facebook page, so here we are with our first blog! Ardenza Childcare was born out of necessity back in 2002 when a local business woman needed childcare for her two young children. At the time she wanted to a homely & caring environment for her boys, so she decided the best way to do it was to open her own crèche! Having two customers got things off to a good start and word quickly spread around Blackrock and Douglas that a new crèche had opened. The majority of the original staff are still there today, eleven years…