Welcome to Hippitots Children’s World judged ‘OUTSTANDING’ by Ofsted in June 2014.
“Staff are extremely enthusiastic and know children exceptionally well. The leadership of the nursery is based on the pursuit of excellence.” Ofsted, June 2014
Hippitots provides a safe, secure, stimulating and enjoyable environment created to bring out the full potential of your child. Located just off the A1, our world is on your doorstep and offers a familiar home from home surroundings for children whilst ensuring they have the encouragement and facilities to develop.
“Teaching is outstanding because staff have an excellent understanding of how children learn through play and exploration.” Ofsted, June 2014
Finding a nursery and out of school for your child is one of the most important decisions that any parent will make, to find a setting that caters for all of your child's needs, a place for them to experience learning through play and guide them through the important milestones in their life. Hippitots was formed to create such an environment, offering familiar homely surroundings with caring staff to provide good quality childcare.
|Ofsted Inspected - Rated Oustanding||Established in 2003|
|Open 8am till 6pm, Monday to Friday - 7.30am opening upon request||Staff have up to date safeguarding training|
|Open 52 weeks a year||100% of staff are qualified|
|All staff first aid qualified||Special Needs Co-ordinator|
|CCTV cameras installed throughout the building||Key code security doors|
|Durham County Council Food Hygiene Star Rating - 5 star Very Good||Graduate lead|