Ofsted Early Years March 2022 rated Good, Ofsted School June 2019 rated Good

'Children thrive in the early years'

'Strong, reflective teaching in a nurturing environment ensures that children achieve well'

'Pupils behave well, are polite and courteous'

Herts CC Early Years Effectiveness Inspection Feb 2020 - Children are well supervised and procedures for keeping them safe are effective

Limited baby spaces - next available November 2022 - book a place now to avoid disappointment for the next academic year

See wonderful photos and videos on the gallery page


If you would like a copy of a policy, or if you have any questions or comments about a policy, please ask at Reception and staff will be pleased to help.

The following link to the Hertfordshire Safeguarding Children's Board Help and Advice for Children and Young People might be interesting to you. Click here

The following link is to the child accident prevention trust for help and advice in reducing childhood injury. Click here

The following link is to the Education Against Hate website for practical advice on protecting children from extremism and radicalisaton. Click here

Below is a list of policies. Please click on whichever one you are interested in. If you have any problems, please let us know.
The following PDFs are available:
Anti-Bullying Policy
Behaviour Management and Child Handling Policy
Complaints Procedure
Contagious Infections Quick Reference Guide
Covid Pandemic Additional Procedures
Curriculum Policy
Disability Policy
Disability Questionnaire
E-Safety Advice For Parents
E-Safety Policy
Early Years Additional and Special Educational Needs Disability (SEND) Policy
Equal Opportunities Policy
Facing up to Facebook-the magic 13
Fire Procedure and Precautions Feb 22
Health and Safety Policy
Immunisation Policy
Longwood Early Years Offer
Lost or Uncollected Child
Manual Handling (Lifting Carrying) Policy
Marking and Feedback Policy
Parent code of conduct
Parents on site at Longwood
Prevent Duty - DfE advice for all staff
Prevent Duty - Young in Herts Guidance for Early Years Practitioners
Prevent Duty
Privacy Policy
Public Data Audit Schedules
Public Data Transparency Notice
Pupil Acceptable ICT Use Agreement
RSE Policy
Remote Learning Policy
Risk Assessment Policy
Rubella Fact Sheet EoE
SEND - Additional and Special Educational Needs Disability Policy
Safeguarding - Recognise, Respond, Refer Poster
Safer Recruitment
School Uniform
Separated Parent Policy
Sickness and Medications
Snow and Bad Weather Policy
Staff Code of Conduct
Staff Professional Responsibilities when using any form of ICT
Trips and Outings
Visitors to Longwood
illustration on Policies