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Wrap-around Care-‘SMARTYS’

Before/After School and Holiday Club – St Mary’s Nursery

St Mary’s Nursery is a private nursery operating within the grounds of St Mary’s Catholic First School. St Mary’s Nursery offer an out of school club ‘SMARTY’S’, run by the nursery staff- many pupils attending St Mary’s School attend the before and after school clubs and holiday clubs at St. Mary’s Nursery.

All bookings must be made directly with St Mary’s Nursery, see their website for full information Please see the information below from St Mary’s Nursery regarding their provision:

SMARTY’S offer a relaxed fun filled environment where your child can relax with their friends and participate in a wide range of activities. We have full use of the school’s playground and sports field and have a wide choice of age-appropriate outside bikes/climbing/role play/quiet garden and lots of other weather games and resources – water slide and water spray. Our provision has consistently “Good” Ofsted reports and hold Northumberland County Council’s Healthy Pathways Awards 1 & 2 for promoting healthy choices across our provision. We also hold grade 5 Food Hygiene ‘Scores on the Doors’. We employ our own cook who prepares our delicious meals throughout the day. All our meat is local and fully traceable supplied fresh every week by Tom Stevenson from WMH butchers Haydon Bridge leading to the assurance of quality meals for 10 years.

Opening Times

SMARTY’S are open all school holidays and before and after school. Please contact us for further details or to book a taster session (*subject to availability / criteria for 1 hour only).

SMARTY’S are open for 51 weeks of the year (Closed Bank Holidays) 8am – 6pm (*Early Bird 7.30am sessions available prior booking and additional charge*). All policies are available to parents to view upon request.


For any further information or to book your child for any sessions please contact:

Judith or Jill



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Updated | 27th February, 2024 |

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