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Welcome to the after-school care in Almere!
Our Small Society BSOs are located in the beautiful Almere Noorderplassen district. Unique to us are the 7 out-of-school care groups divided over three locations. The BSO offers tailor-made care for all ages in a homely atmosphere. At Razeil 19 we have three large spaces for the 4 to 6 year olds. In the building above it at number 21a, we have three beautiful, large and light rooms for the 6 to 8 year olds. And at Kraaiennest 10, our big kids, the 8+ group, are in their own (almost) teenage palace.
We are a professional organization and have a permanent and committed group of employees. Because we have fixed faces, we can give that safety to all children. Every child is seen with us. We make sure every child feels safe and has a lot of fun. The children are taken out of school by us. Then we eat fruit, vegetables, a cracker and drink (fruit) water together. We have an open doors policy at every location from 4 p.m. and offer fun and different activities for all groups. The open doors policy gives the children freedom of choice, the children can decide for themselves whether they participate in an activity or whether they will play themselves. It is up to us to make the children curious and to challenge them to participate in a fun activity. Later in the afternoon we eat some vegetables or a biscuit.
At BSO Almere, we focus very much on offering various activities. At every location we have a workshop with clay, paint, trays for residual material and much more. In addition, we offer a lot of reading material at each location, large, tasty sofas, games, a table tennis table, a football game and a lot of building and construction material. Enough attributes to chill out! You can play outside in our own large garden. The older children go with the (sports) employees to the schoolyard or the forest, where there is always plenty of fun to do, such as looking for insects or making a hut. We also have our own vegetable garden, where we can grow wonderful things and learn to take care of something. In addition to the daily activities, we also offer yoga, kickboxing in our own kickboxing corner, theater and dance in short; enough to keep you entertained!
BSO Kraaiennest has a beautiful cooking café, a beautiful roof terrace with its own herb garden, chill-out area, and its own cool location that is fully equipped for our people over 8.
We see collaboration as a priority and that is why we want to encourage the children to think about the course of events at the after-school care and therefore have our own children’s council. For example, children have a say when it comes to the activities and they can insert them themselves. We value good contact with the schools in the area, the Discovery and the Weather Vane. The collaboration with our playgroup, at Razeil 19, and our daycare center, at Razeil 27, is excellent. We have a lot of staff who work at several of our Almere locations and we are very happy with that.
Because we have a permanent team, all children know the Pedagogical employees. Fixed faces give children a sense of security and confidence. Our team gives your child the qualitative attention that is needed. Our staff is also regularly trained and coached because, in addition to good care, we believe it is important that everyone in the organization continues to grow.