Crayons Kindergarten - catering for your child care needs
Children attending Crayons Kindergarten, Crayons After School Care, and our newly opened Crayons Community Childcare Centre get more than just a sound preschool education, with our holistic approach, they also get to enjoy gymskills, music, and group extension activities as part of our daily programmes. Our trained teaching staff are passionate about your children’s care and education and provide them with a multitude of early learning experiences. Crayons Community Childcare is our brand new baby centre in Centennial Avenue, which provides much needed quality care for babies and toddlers, in a well equipped, homely environment. You can rest assured that your under 3’s are well looked after by the qualified staff in this lovely new centre. Parents can choose from a few hours each week to full time care for children of working parents. WINZ subsidies and affordable fees make this centre a must to view. Crayons Kindergarten in Matau Street caters for the older preschool aged children, offering morning , afternoon or full day sessions, and 20 hours free educational care for all 3-5 year old children. Our preparation for school programmes reinforce practical life skills, as well as prereading and writing skills, with group time extension activities included in our daily routine, and an optional homework programme for all children over four years of age. Our fantastic staffing teams include early childhood and primary trained teachers, as well as qualified gymsports instructors, who are experienced in planning sound educational programmes based around holistic development, and quality educational learning outcomes for children of all ages. This promotes a love of learning from a very early age and ensures children are well prepared for primary school. Crayons After School care is also available for primary aged children, who can be collected from local Alexandra Primary schools in the centre van and attend up to five days a week. We offer a variety of after school programmes which include indoor and outdoor activities, gymsports, computer skills, baking, board games, and homework extension programmes. We also offer additional classes in Gymnastics, Sport Aerobics and Trampoline for children of all ages. For further information about our centre or the programmes that we offer, please contact us on 448 8665 or call in and see what we are all about.