The Great Outdoors
Drumnamoe Nursery School
The school comprises of four classes [two full-time and two part -time] with an enrolment number of 104 children, aged 3 – 4 years of age.
Fiona McDonald is the founding Principal, and opened the green field site in February 2002. The inspection in 2017 reported :“ the learning environment is of a very high quality both indoors and outdoors ”.
In this clip Fiona tells us about some of the misconceptions about outdoor learning, the many benefits and plans for improving it as an area to support the development of the nursery school children holistically, and in particular with a focus on health and well -being.