Stoke Newington Nurseries

Why N Stoke Newington?

The first in our family of London nurseries, N Stoke Newington has been rethinking the nursery experience for families since 2017 and was recently rated Outstanding by Ofsted. Hot on its heels will be its sister nursery, opening late 2020, just a stone’s throw away on Stoke Newington’s Church Street.

Our Defoe Road nursery has a whole host of amazing facilities, including our four beautifully-designed, modern playrooms where children are supported to play, learn and explore. All of our over 3s have the opportunity to engage and gain an understanding of the great outdoors with our Forest School-inspired sessions – held daily, regardless of the weather

Open longer

We’re open 7am – 7pm, with no punitive late fees.

Beautiful Spaces

Inspirationally designed, with specialist activity rooms and the latest air purifying technology.

Always learning

We support our educators to pursue early years degrees and further studies.

Friendliest nursery in town

We’re creating the best experience for children, parents and staff.

Onsite cafe

Beat the queues and pick up a coffee at our cafe as you drop-off.

Forest School, every day

Our Defoe Road over 3s do Forest School-inspired sessions for 2 hours every day, whatever the weather.

Rethinking Early Years Education

Here at N, we’re on a mission to Rethink Early Years, offering a fresh educational outlook to prepare children for life in the modern world. Working with leading early years experts, we’ve blended our own unique curriculum, taking influence from a variety of learning philosophies including Reggio Emilia, Bruner, Forest School and Montessori. Our Defoe Road nursery was recently rated ‘Ofsted Outstanding’ – we believe that our bespoke approach, combined with the learning outlined by the EYFS, supports all of our children to play and explore, be active learners and critical thinkers.

Outside of nursery hours, our spaces turn in to community Family Clubs – centring around a monthly programme of one-off special events aimed at both families and parents. Access to this, alongside all meals, snacks, trips, formula and nappies, are included in our fees.

We’ve worked with an experienced nutritionist to make sure that we deliver a balanced menu that supports every child’s developmental needs. Our chefs prepare fresh meals in our cafe kitchen, everyday. Click here to see this week’s menu.

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