Puketapu- Bell Block

ADDRESS

Dillon Drive, Bell Block 4312

 

HOURS

Monday- Friday

Kindergarten Day: 8:45am – 2:45pm

Morning Session: 8:45am – 11.45am

Afternoon Session: 11.45am- 2.45pm

 

STAFFING & GROUP SIZE

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.

 

CONTACT

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

 

NOW OFFERING 30 HOURS FREE

Now offering 30 hours free for all children over the age of two.

 

A fee of $6.00 per hour applies if you have attested any of your 20 ECE hours at another service

TERM DATES – 2024

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

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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