“Sharing together the wonder that nature has to offer.”



Emma Turnbull



“…Jayden absolutely loves nursery his personality and confidence has grown immensely. the staff have been fantastic throughout not just Jayden’s time here but also Maddison and Brodies too. You have all been there to help and advise and we all greatly appreciate everything you have done. Thank you for everything…”


Rachel Johnson



“… The nursery has brought joy to Elliot and the whole family. The whole ethos of the school and the attitude of the staff is second to none. I am proud to say Elliot goes to Boldon Nursery and feel sad that he is leaving…”


Tom Brown



“…This place is amazing and teachers are fantastic. Bella has had a brilliant time here and i know she’s going to miss it. Thank you for everything and for making Bella the amazing little girl she is. …”




“…My daughter is more confident socially and has thoroughly enjoyed every minute of her time here! She has developed skills and interests that will continue in to primary school and so on. The staff are a credit to the nursery …”


Sam Childs



“…It has helped build Oscar-Lukes confidence within a educational environment. He is full of confidence ad learnt so much. We are all full of happy memories with our Boldon family and will be sad to leave!…”


Claire Connolly



“…It’s made us spend more time outdoors as a family. Tom is always so keen to share what he has learnt and has developed a real interest in nature and mud!…”





“… Layla has loved her time at a fantastic, friendly place. She has made lots of new friends and will cherish every happy memory of her time here. Layla has gained lots of confidence. Thank you so much for all of your time. We have loved it…”

Mr & Mrs Mills



“…It has brought out the best in Sophia and her creativity both in nursery and at home. We love the person sophia is becoming and a lot of his is because of yourselves. …”





“…The nursery has really helped Ava develop. She is very outgoing and now loves getting messy, she now has her own mud kitchen at home. Thank you…”


Karen Craig – Australia


“…A truly AMAZING environment. The children are so engaged, staff are wonderful in their interactions…suporting and extending the learning. Anyone would be lucky to visit and spend time here so THANK YOU so very much for allowing us to view your space, it is INSPIRING…”


Tash Treveton – EIC Australia


“…There are so many amazing and inspirational things occuring in this space. But the two things that moved me the most were your image of the child, Resiliant,Capable,Respectful,Powerful and the self reflection by the educators, Inspirational,Empowering. You are an amazing team, thank you for welcoming me.”


Nicole – Western Australia 2015

“…Thank you for sharing your beautiful nursery with us. I hope your parents realise just how lucky they are to have such inspirational and dedicated people working with their children. The children have been so welcoming and have proudly invited us into their learning. They are so confident and competent and are a credit to all of you. Their future is in great hands thank you.”

Testimonials from training delivered by staff from Boldon Outdoor Nursery School

Nadia McSheffery – Why Nursery Schools Matter Fun day.

12th November 2016

Good Evening,

I just wanted to say thank you so much for the fantastic fun day you organised yesterday. My little boy thoroughly enjoyed every minute! It was mt third visit to your nursery but my husbands first. I have been overwhelmed each time by the unique environment,wonderful staff and obvious nurturing ethos. Congratulations on your fantastic awards and thank you for being trailblazers in education! We need more people like you.    You are all making a difference.

I read this article today and your nursery instantly came to mind. This is the impression you give to visitors.


Thanks again.

Kind regards.

An inspirational setting- testimonial from Mindstretchers

“… After attending a wide range of inspirational settings in the UK and Europe, including our site at Auchlone, Bolden Nursery School, Tyne and Wear, have been busy creating some wonderful spaces. Kate Hookham, Senior Trainer at Mindstretchers, was hugely impressed with what the setting were doing, especially how they had created spaces which in part, Mindstretchers helped to inspire along with others, which led them to develop the site. Kate comments: “The children are out every day learning in nature and promoting an appropriate level of risk…”

Home     Testimonials     Curriculum     Gallery     Policies     Contact Us