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Curriculum Overview

Curriculum Intent Statement

  • Build on prior experiences.
  • Develop children’s learning through an inspiring and integrated early year’s curriculum.
  • For individuals to become confident and resilient learners.


At Oxhey Early Years Centre we aim to provide the children with a rich and exciting curriculum based around their interests and experiences that are relevant to them. We follow the EYFS guidance to support each child’s learning and development. You can find a brief summary of the 7 areas of learning in the tabs above.

Prime Areas of Learning

  • Personal, Social and Emotional Development
  • Physical Development
  • Communication and Language

Specific Areas of Learning

  • Literacy
  • Mathematics
  • Understanding the World
  • Expressive Art and Design

If you would like to know more about the Foundation Years you may like to visit the site below where there is a parents’ section and you can find specific questions answered

The document below is written for parents and outlines age-related expectations for 0-5 linked to the 7 areas of learning of the EYFS.

In Orange Room most children will be working towards the statement in the 22-36 month age band whilst those in Purple and Blue Rooms are likely to be working in the 30-50 months age band.