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Farley Nursery School was founded in 2005, when Sue was looking for a setting for her vision to open an Outdoor Nursery School based on the Scandinavian approach to early years education.

Sue had become disillusioned with mainstream reception classes in school, where the children have an allocated time, typically ten minutes, twice a day to play outside. It was her goal to return to the traditional childhood...

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Latest School updates

Farley April 2017 Newsletter

Well, what lovely warm weather we have been having!! Of course, we are waiting for the spring...

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Steeple Langford April 2017 Newsletter

Well what a glorious start to the Spring! Some amazing early April showers (and hail storms!)...

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Sparsholt April 2017 Newsletter

Spring fever has been in the air and with Easter nearly upon us we can only but hope for warm...

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What is outdoor learning?

We invite the children to come outside to learn through play and exploring the world they inhabit. Much of the day is spent outside and rather than shying away from our British weather, we embrace it...