Pollyanna Day Nursery & Baby Unit

Pollyanna Day Nursery & Baby Unit

Pollyanna Day Nursery and Baby Unit offers the opportunity for children to learn, grow and develop whilst learning through play and adult led activities.  We encourage children to achieve their full potential.

Pollyanna is a colourful, happy, safe and stimulating environment where the children’s individual needs are met.  We encourage children to learn through play and encourage all to take part in adult led activities to achieve their learning targets.  We work closely with parents in order to support the children’s development.

Each room offers a structured routine with a variety of resources and activities throughout the day which includes water play, messy play, sand play, creative activities, PE sessions, garden play, bug hunts.  The children have extra curriculum activities each week with our music coach and football and multi skills with our sports coach.

Children are encouraged to take part in ‘child’s choice’ activities such as the daily whiteboard, child’s choice bubbles where children’s ideas of play are recorded and and carried out at ‘of the month’ themes.

We aim to give the children and parents a ‘feel at home’ environment, where parents feel confident to leave their son or daughter in a safe and caring setting.  Parents are invited to meet with their childs key worker 4 times a year for a developmental progress review.  Additionally parents are welcome to view their childs ‘all about me’ file at anytime.

We have two little special additions to our Polly family … our guinea pigs, Dolly and Polly.  The children take part in caring for our pets by helping the staff to top up the food bowls and water beakers as well as assisting staff with cleaning out their cage.

Staff at Pollyanna enjoy their role and help provide a caring and nurturing setting for the children.

Manager, Pollyanna

Opening Times:

7.30am until 6.30pm


Pollyanna Day Nursery & Baby Room, 47 Park Lane, Carshalton, Surrey SM5 3EE

Contact Details:

Nursery telephone 020 8647 4988. Administration telephone 020 8669 1725



We are open Monday to Friday for 51 weeks of the year. We close for Bank and Public Holidays and the period between Christmas and New Year.

Useful information:

My routine at nursery

At nursery each day our children have a routine to help them get the most out of their day with lots of activities and variety but structured so that they feel comfortable.

Pollyanna 0 – 2 years

Pollyanna 2 – 3 years

Pollyanna 3 – 5 years


Dancekids open to all children from two and a half upwards.

Miss Katie works on balance with the children and helps them learn how to coordinate their bodies to make different movements.

It helps the children learn about understanding instructions and putting two / three part sequences together.

The cost of the sessions are £50.40 per terms.

Children can wear what they like although should be able to move freely in whatever they wear so loose, comfortable clothing is advisable and non-slip shoes are good.

Full details about dancekids can be found at www.dancekids.co.uk.

Local bus routes

Local buses for our nurseries are:

127, 151, 154, 157 and hopper bus 455 and S4 all serve the local area in Wallington.

Parking is adjacent to the nurseries, the drop off point being immediately outside each nursery.

Please can all parents and guardians be mindful of where they park and not to block a residents’ driveway when dropping off and picking up their child, thank you.

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What Parents Say About Us:

“Thank you for all your hard work and helping support my child become the happy, fun, loving and independent child she now is. She loves learning and is so ready for school.” September 2018

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