A PRE-School in East Bierley has been praised for the way it provides “an exceptional range of high-quality learning experiences.”

East Bierley Pre-School was visited by Ofsted inspectors in January, with the school classed as “outstanding” in all categories.

The pre-school has 40 children on its roll. At its last inspection in 2015 the school was rated “good.”

The latest report said: “Exceptional arrangements to care for children support their well-being. Teaching in the pre-school is of a very high quality.

“Children enjoy their time at pre-school and are developing a love of learning. Children form exceptional relationships with staff. Staff know the children very well, which enables them to respond swiftly to their individual needs.”

Manager Vivienne Sedman said: “I have to give a huge thank you to my staff, who are amazing,the fantastic children and very supportive parents.