Programs

"Education is the most powerful weapon which   you can use to change the world". Nelson Mandela
3-Year Old Rostered Playgroup &
4-Year Old Preschool Program

 

The Preschool runs 2 programs:

  • Preschool is for 4-5 year olds in their year prior to starting school.

Days:   Mon, Wed, and Friday ( effective 3/9/18 to 21/12/18)

Hours: 8.45am to 1.45pm. In 2019 we will resume our regular days of Monday Tuesday and Wednesday from 8.45am-1.45pm

  • Rostered Playgroup is for 3-4 year olds in their year prior to Preschool.

Days:   Thu
Hours: 9.00am to 12.00pm

Eligibility - 4YO Program

Children are eligible to attend four year old kindergarten if they will turn four years old by the 30th April in the year of attendance. Parents of children born in the months January through April, have the choice of which year to enrol their child. In the event of limited places, priority is given to older children.

Eligibility - 3YO Program

Children need to turn 3 year years of age prior to commencing the rostered playgroup.It is a requirement that children are fully toilet trained prior to attending.

Our programs are built around the Victorian Frameworks and the Quality Framework provided by the Australian Children's Education and Care Quality Authourity ACECQA

The program is designed to maximise your child's development intellectually, emotionally and socially following the National Early Years Framework and the Victorian Early Years Learning and Development Framework. The frameworks are used for program planning in combination with the interests and individual needs of the children.

The VEYLD Framework identifies five Outcomes which are:

  1. IDENTITY

  2. COMMUNITY

  3. WELLBEING

  4. LEARNING

  5. COMMUNICATION

Using the framework we aim to ensure:

  • Children have a strong sense of identity

  • Children are connected with and contribute to their world

  • Children have a strong sense of wellbeing

  • Children are confident and involved learners

  • Children are effective communicators

For more information click here

For our 2019-20 Handbook for Preschool click this link

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