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Fundamental Movement at Waterford Childcare Centre

Date: March 5, 2013 Author: Admin Categories: News

Jenny Coady, Fundamental Movement Co-ordinator, works weekly with our children and staff promoting exercise and physical activities meeting measured goals and outcomes. We’re currently developing the gross motor skills of stability, locomotion and co-ordination. Gross motor skills are a specific set of skills that involve different body parts such as feet, legs, torso, head, arms and hands. These…

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ECCE During Mid-Term Break

Date: January 31, 2013 Author: Admin Categories: News

For those availing of the ECCE Free Pre-school Year, please note that the ECCE supplement does not apply during w/b 11.02.13 which is mid-term break as per our ECCE calendar.  Normal fees apply if children wish to attend w/b 11.02.13. Details of our themed mid-term beak activities are available in Junior, Senior Pre-school & Senior…

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Waterford Childcare Centre Praised in Recent HSE Audit

Date: January 21, 2013 Author: Admin Categories: News

Monica Ryan, Pre-school Services Officer & Camilla White, Environmental Health Officer gave the following feedback as part of our recent HSE Pre-school Inspection Outcome Report under Regulation 5 (Health, Welfare & Development of the child): It was heartening to see the healthy mix of experienced, long standing staff and newly employed graduates throughout the service,…

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New Website is Online!

Date: November 22, 2012 Author: Admin Categories: News

We’re very proud to announce that our new website is now online! Initially, we only have a small set of pages, but we’ll be adding lots more content in 2013: everything from information on the High Scope philosophy to baking recipes that that the children use in the Centre. Naturally, we’ll be keeping the Facebook…

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