welcome to netherton!
is a small country cottage with a large garden on a quiet road in the glorious Strathearn countryside. There are trees to climb, places to make dens, lawns to run free. Our outdoor eco-classes teach us about plants, animals, seasons and farm life. We watch our many wildlife visitors including red squirrels, garden birds, deer, pheasants, foxes, hares, not forgetting the mini-beasts.
is sunny and stimulating with multi-sensory graded activities across the curriculum with practical life exercises, sensorial, maths, language, cultural subjects, expressive arts and environmental studies.
our art room
We love art in all its forms, including painting, clay, collage, chalk, mixed media, printing and designing, and making models from anything going. Young imaginations are fuelled by spontaneous creativity.
build their independence, confidence, resilience and curiosity. They engage in problem solving, analytical skills and sensory discrimination with a single minded sense of purpose. They share stories, multi-cultural songs, make music and practise mindfulness. They do all this with boundless joy and enthusiasm.
are kind, loving, warm-hearted and highly skilled. They provide inspiration and offer guidance. They are never overbearing but allow young minds room to grow and learn in peace at their own pace.
are important to us in helping your children grow and learn. We keep you informed about your children's progress and celebrate their success and achievements. You give us the feedback we need to help your children develop their full potential.
Children at work are calm, content and infinitely patient. They smile with a great shining light when they have completed a piece of work. Work is the child's play.