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Grace Owen Nursery School


A free, healthy breakfast is offered (served at around 9.00am). Children can bring a packed lunch if they wish to or a hot meal is cooked on site . Parents must provide milk and lunch for babies. The nursery encourages home to school contact and parental involovment. Also run various training courses for parents and offers extended support to the community. School was awarded 'Good with some outstanding features' at the last OFSTED inspection. Children with special educational needs are very welcome. Accredited with the Charter for Quality Award. Also registered for the 2 year old free early learning places.

Who to contact

Contact Name
Grace Owen Nursery School
Contact Position
Nancy Farrow-Headteacher Claire Boardman- Nursery School Manager
0114 272 2541

Where to go

Grace Owen Nursery School
1-7 The Pavement
Duke Street,
South Yorkshire
S2 5QB

The nursery is situated in the heart of Parkhill, in the multi- coloured redeveloped section, very close to the centre of Sheffield. Easy access to train station,bus station and within walking distance of the town centre.

There is a pay and display car park situated next to the nursery school.

When is it on?

Time / Date Details
Open Monday to Friday 8am until 6pm.
Time of day
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
Session Information
Morning and afternoon session but very flexible and childcare can be booked by the hour at beginning and end of day.

Inclusion Information

Wheelchair Access
Wheelchair access details
wheelchair accessible
Cater for special dietary requirements
Dietary needs catered for
Lactose intolerant
Nut allergy
Gluten free
Additional dietary information
Special dietary requirements can be catered for
Supports special needs and disabilities
Special needs and disabilities experience
Speech, Language & Communication needs
Down's Syndrome
Visual impairment
Multi-Sensory Impairment
Hearing impairment
Cerebral Palsy
No diagnosis yet
Social, emotional and mental health needs
Medical Needs or long term illness
Autistic Spectrum Disorder
Profound & Multiple Learning Difficulty
Severe Learning Difficulty
Moderate Learning Difficulty
Physical Disability/Mobility Issues
Additional special needs information
Children with special needs are very welcome.
Able to accommodate other cultures/ethnicities
Culture/ethnicities accommodated
Additional culture/ethnicity information
Cultural provisions

Other Details


Table of costs
Table of costs
AmountCost Type
£5.00 Per hour
£4.50 Per hour
Age Range
0 years 0 months to 5 years 0 months
  • IndoorOutdoor Play
  • Creche
  • Quiet Area
  • Days out/visits
  • Catering facilities
  • Outdoor play/equipment
  • ESOL Classes
  • Parking
  • Schools
  • Disabled Facilities
  • Changing facilities
  • Extended Services school
  • Secure setting
  • We welcome all children and their families. please contact us to arrange a visit or discuss your requirements.
Place Ranges
Providers who offer pickups from this setting
Yasmeen Begum, Childminder 

DISCLAIMER: Grace Owen Nursery School is not responsible for other childcare providers who are available to pick up from the setting and their inclusion on this list should not be understood to represent a partnership or endorsement. It is the parent or carer's responsibility to check that they are satisfied with the quality of additional providers.

Childcare Information


Immediate vacancies
Vacancy Ranges
six months - three years Years: 0 places
three years three months - four years Years: places
We are currently operating a waiting list for places. Please contact the nursery to put your child's name on the list for a place in the future. Some places are available for children who are three.
Date updated

Funded Early Learning

Registered to provide Funded Early Learning Places?
For 2 year olds (up to 15 hours a week)
For 3&4 year olds (up to 15 hours a week)

Opening Times & Facilities

Opening Times
Opening Times
DayOpening TimeClosing Time
Monday 8.00am 6.00pm
Tuesday 8.00am 6.00pm
Wednesday 8.00am 6.00pm
Thursday 8.00am 6.00pm
Friday 8.00am 6.00pm
IndoorOutdoor Play
Quiet Area
Days out/visits
Catering facilities
Outdoor play/equipment
ESOL Classes
Disabled Facilities
Changing facilities
Extended Services school
Secure setting

School Pickups

Offers pickups

Ofsted Information

Ofsted URN
Link to latest ofsted inspection report 
Inspection history
Inspection History
Inspection DateInspection typeInspection Outcome
11/08/2016Inspection (Early Years Register)Outstanding
16/06/2022Inspection (Early Years Register)Outstanding

Local Offer


The setting is very inclusive and additional support is provided for children with special educational needs or disabilities. 

Contact Telephone
0114 272 2541
Contact Email
Grace Owen Nursery Website
Ofsted inspection report
Local Offer Age Bands
Early Years (0-4 years)
SEN Provision Type

General Extended Local Offer Response

Eligibility criteria for your service and any priority groups 
  • Education and childcare for children 6 months to 5 years.
  • Holidays childcare for children aged up to 8 years
  • Provision for children with additional needs aged up to 8 years holiday play scheme.
Do you operate a waiting list? 
Waiting list details 

Waiting list are used due to high demand.

Staffing arrangements 
Able to assist children/young people to access all activities and services
Staffing arrangements details 

All staff are trained to level three and above. Staff trained to use Makaton and are very knowledgable in early years.

Staff training to support children/young people with SEND 
  • Staff have ongoing training and have experience of working with children with social and communication difficulties, children with autism and downs syndrome.
  • Communication in Print training has been undertaken by staff and used to create an inclusive setting.
How do you communicate with your service users? 
Parent training
Directly with parents/carers
Learning events
Progress updates provided
Communicating with service users details 

Parents are valued as the first educators of their child and communication with parents is  highly valued.

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