Kids & Co Pre School is a standalone and boutique Early Childhood Education and Care service. We believe providing families with the highest qualified early childhood teachers, and early childhood educators ensures the highest standard of education and care for young children.
Families feel at ease knowing support will be reliably sourced, and professionally practiced. We believe our pedagogical practices and positive partnerships with families enhances children's transition to school, and well being.
Kids & Co Pre School is licensed for twenty five children (25) each day and children are permitted to attend until they are ready to start primary school. Within this capacity we can cater for five children aged two to three years. We operate forty eight weeks each year, and the service is approved with the Federal Government's national approved early childhood rebate system: Child Care Subsidy.
Every child attending Kids & Co Pre School is valued as an individual and respected. This is an assurance to families the daily program will be responsive, thoughtful and play based with children's interests, capabilities, and building friendships at the core of our practices.
Our latest ACECQA rating of Exceeding in all National Quality Standards, and all seven National Quality Areas of the National Quality Framework for Australia is another guarantee families can be assured their children's best interests is important to us.
OUR SERVICE IS HERE FOR CHILDREN, FAMILIES AND THE COMMUNITY
We believe maintaining one standalone and high quality Pre School environment enables our best efforts to be provided to all children enrolled, their family, educators, local community, and early childhood education in Australia.
We contribute to educational publications, and participate in research with universities and government departments. We are honoured in partnership with Early Learning Languages Australia (ELLA).
Kids & Co Pre School participated in the trial of the learning languages program, and the director continues to contribute voluntarily as a National ELLA Champion in 2017, 2018 and 2019. Children and educators at our service colearn Mandarin in conjunction with the cultural backgrounds of families and educators.
We are also proud of our partnership with universities in such as University of Sydney, University of Wollongong, and Queensland University of Technology through research participation and student support.
Further individual support to our families is offered in partnership with local primary schools, allied health, medical and health professionals.
Kids & Co Pre School began operating from 1991 in the sunny suburb of Illawong in Sydney with a vision to provide excellence in Early Childhood Education. Now located solely in Sydney's leafy suburb of Hurstville Grove, Kids & Co Pre School is keeping true to this vision through its uniqueness and dedication to children, families, local community, and early childhood education in Australia.
At Kids & Co Pre School, we take grasp of new research and technology with creativity and innovation. This has seen the service recognised with local awards, State and National recognition for Excellence in Early Childhood Education.