Puketapu- Bell Block


Dillon Drive, Bell Block 4312



Monday- Friday

Kindergarten Day: 8:45am – 2:45pm

Mon, Tues, Thurs, Fri

Morning Session: 8:45am – 11.45am

Afternoon Session: 11.45am- 2.45pm



The staff at Puketapu Kindergarten consists of a teaching team of four  and  a Kindergarten Administrator.

The group size is a maximum of 30 children aged 2- 6 years.



Ph (06) 755 1366 | Mobile (027) 847 0964 | puketapu@kindergartentaranaki.co.nz



20 hours free from 2 years old. $2.00 per hour for additional hours* (Note: $6.00 per hour if you have attested any of your 20 ECE hours at another service)


Term One:      Tuesday 21st January to Friday 10th July

Term Four:      Monday 20th July  to Monday 20th   December

Our Teachers

  • Are fully qualified and registered
  • Work in close liaison with Puketapu School


Why choose Puketapu Kindergarten?

  • An environment where respectful and reciprocal language is promoted
  • A learning environment that promotes responsibility and respect through the communication of clear boundaries
  • Children’s individual culture needs are recognised and valued
  • Literacy, numeracy and science is integrated across the programme
  • Challenging level of conceptual and technological experiences
  • Independent cooperative play
  • Purpose built environment with up to date maintained resources
  • Children are affirmed and guided in their play
  • Children are provided with language to support harmonious relationships
  • Focus on sustainability and looking after our environment


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