Awards and Chartermarks


The Inclusion Quality Mark


Canterbury Nursery School and Centre for Children and Families are honoured to have been awarded the Inclusion Quality Mark ‘Flagship School' status.

 Jennifer Burton, IQM Assessor stated that Canterbury Nursery:

“...continues to move from strength to strength in terms of its superb inclusive practice and I am firmly of the opinion that the school fully meets the standard required by the Inclusion Quality Mark to maintain its status as a Flagship School."

Canterbury Nursery School IQM Review 2023

Click here to visit the Inclusion Quality Mark website

Positive Parental Engagement

Mark of Excellence


We were delighted to be presented with the Positive Parental Engagement Mark of Excellence. 

The course aimed to:

  • Restore confidence and increase the power of effective parental engagement during uncertain times.
  • Support parents with strategies that support the mental health and wellbeing of their children
  • Create a culture of relational behaviours that impact positively on home and school links
  • Strengthen parent partnerships that restore confidence and improve pupils’ SEMH

Green Tree School


At Canterbury Nursery School, we care for the environment and encourage all of our children and families to do so, too. We are working through tasks from the Woodland Trust such as visiting forests, recycling and decorating trees. 

You can find out more about the Woodland Trust here:

UK's Largest Woodland Conservation Charity - Woodland Trust