Active Norfolk accredited.

Nursery Management Today Nursery Top 5 Inspirational Leader award





Top 20 Day Nursery in East of England 2019








Top 20 Nursery Awards 2019 highlight the most recommended Nurseries in each region of the UK and the Top 20 Day Nursery Groups in the UK.

Nursery World Awards 2017-2018

Nursery Of The Year 2017

Enabling Environment Of The Year 2017 and 2018

Highly-Commended for Health and Well-Being 2017

Health and Well Being

Inclusive Practice Award – for demonstrating our commitment to equilateral and diversity for all!


Sapere Bronze – Philosophy 4 Children

(One of only 4 nurseries in the country to hold this! The only organisation in Norfolk/Suffolk to hold this).

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Ofsted Outstanding

“The vision, dedication and commitment of the managers have created a unique and special environment for promoting children’s learning.”
“Teaching is inspirational.”
“Children develop a superb understanding of how to manage risks and challenges relative to their age.”
“Parents are valued partners and are very enthusiastic to share their views of the nursery”
“The managers are extremely passionate about the service they provide.”

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Safer Programme

For our outstanding safeguarding practices

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We are a proud member of the National Day Nurseries Association






Woodland Trust Green Tree award

We’ve been awarded a bronze Green Tree Schools award because of our efforts to take care of the environment






Rural Business Awards

Dandelion Education has been announced as the runner up in the East Best Rural Education or Training Business category of the Rural Business Awards 2018/19!






Women in Business Awards

 Dandelion has been announced as a finalist the Children and Families category, in this years Women in Business Awards 2018.


NMT Nursery Awards

 Dandelion has been announced as a winner at the NMT Nursery Awards 2018.


Nursery World Awards 2018

 Dandelion has been announced as the winner of the Inclusive Practice award at the Nursery World Awards 2018.

 Dandelion has been shortlisted for The Parent and Baby Show’s first ever awards, in their 18m-4yrs Child Class/Service Category.

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