Find a kindergarten

With 24 kindergartens Taranaki wide, we can help you find the right one for you and your child.

Feel free to come and visit us. We would love to see you.


Give your child the very best start




Qualified Teachers


Hours ECE Funded


From two years

Kindergarten has been a family favourite for generations of New Zealanders – here’s why:

Partnership with whĀnau

Parents and whānau are closely connected with kindergarten in the education of their children. Teaching teams support whānau aspirations for their children.

Individual Educational Needs

Children learn at their own pace under the guidance of teachers; children learn best through play

Children learn best through play

Purpose built facilities offer caring, stimulating and safe learning environments

Registered Teachers

Our teachers are all 100% qualified and registered

Affordable Learning

Low cost high quality early learning

Located in communities

Kindergartens are located in communities where children live and go to school



Term one: Monday 22 January to Friday 12 July

Term two: Monday 22 July to Friday 20 December


Kindergarten closed: 

Tuesday 6 February
Monday 11 March, Friday 29 March
Monday 1 April
Friday 19 April (Teacher Professional Development day)
Thursday 25 April
Monday 3 June, Friday 28 June
Monday 15 to Friday 19 July
Monday 2 September (Teacher Professional Development day)
Monday 28 October

WhĀnau Information