About Ludwick

About Ludwick Nursery

Welcome to our website. Ludwick is a state, maintained nursery school for children between 2 – 4 years old.  Ludwick is just over 70 years old and has been on its current, purpose-built site since 1986.  We have a large nursery garden, three classrooms (two for our 3-4 year olds and one for our pre …

Headteacher’s Welcome

Dear Parents, Carers and Children, A very warm welcome to Ludwick Nursery School. I am very proud to be the Head teacher of this inspirational outstanding Nursery School. I have been in the education sector for over 30 years and have extensive teaching experience working across all phases of primary education. My true passion is …

Vision & Values

“ Together we are building a better tomorrow “ Our values: Respect Trust Courage Kindness These values ensure that everyone in the Ludwick community – children, parents and carers, staff and governors help to create a happy, safe and thriving nursery were everyone feels valued. We believe that: All children are skilled learners, who are …

30 hours free childcare

Admissions

All children eligible for 15 hours free funded education are welcome. Please come and collect an application form from the school office, download it at the bottom of the page or apply online. We give preference to children attending Tree Tops and our onsite daycare at Squirrels Day Nursery. 2 year olds who are eligible …

Ofsted

“…Your passion for providing outstanding education for the children of Ludwick Nursery is infectious; you enthuse governors and staff. After three successive outstanding inspection judgements, the drive and ambition to improve shared by you, staff and governors remains as strong as ever.” Ofsted, July 2017. Latest Ofsted report – Short inspection 28th June 2017

Staff

Senior Leadership Team Helen Ackerman Head teacher / Acorns Teaching School Head Lucy Parker Deputy Head teacher / Acorns Teaching School Lead Anna Denton Senior Teacher Steven Musk Senior Teacher Teaching Team Leads Claire Cox Class Teacher Sophie Ford Early Years Teacher/Treetops Coordinator Chantell Hosten-White Class Teacher Inclusion Team Leads Sally Laflin Teacher and SENCO …

Governors

Name Type Term of Office Committee FGB meeting attendance 2019-2020 Stefanie Murphy (Chair) Co-opted 09/03/2017 – 08/03/2021 Resources (Chair) 3/3 Sarah Howley (Vice Chair) Associate Member 15/11/2018 – 14/11/2022 Resources 2/3 Helen Ackerman Headteacher 07/01/2019 Resources 3/3 Lucy Parker Deputy Headteacher 07/01/2019 Curriculum 3/3 Margaret Birleson Local Authority 19/11/2019 – 18/11/2023 Curriculum Advisory Board 1/3 …

Tree Tops

Ludwick Nursery School has a dedicated two year old group called Tree Tops, which offers free places for eligible 2 year olds. Please contact us or check www.hertfordshire.gov.uk/parents to find out if you are eligible. This is an innovative group which makes a real difference by supporting both children and family within our Outstanding Nursery …

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