A class act

Staff at a St Ives playgroup promote a calm, yet purposeful atmosphere where each child feels valued, according to a report by Government inspectors. Ofsted rated Pavilion Playgroup as outstanding in all categories, including quality of teaching and le

Staff at a St Ives playgroup "promote a calm, yet purposeful atmosphere where each child feels valued," according to a report by Government inspectors.

Ofsted rated Pavilion Playgroup as outstanding in all categories, including quality of teaching and learning, and organisation. The inspectors were so impressed with the playgroup that they provided no recommendations for improvements.

Jayn Sadler, chairman of the playgroup, said everyone was delighted with the report.

INFORMATION: Pavilion Playgroup operates in a mobile building on the site of the Thorndown School in Hill Rise.