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C&K Lutwyche Windsor Kindergarten & Preschool

Welcome to the Lutwyche Windsor Kindergarten & Preschool.

We are a single unit centre with 47 enrolments. We are a well established centre, having offered kindergarten programs to children for over 70 years. Our extensive grounds are well maintained and the whole centre has recently undergone major renovations.

Our opening hours are:
Group 1: each Monday, Tuesday & alternate Wednesdays, 8:30am - 2:30pm
Group 2: alternate each Thursday and Friday, 8:30am - 4:00pm
We cater for children 3.5 years to 4.5 years old

We strive to....

  • provide a program which is based on play and gives children the opportunity to make choices
  • treat each child as an individual and foster development of their needs and interests
  • provide an environment that is warm, secure and supportive and that encourages development of self-esteem and self-confidence
  • foster a team approach where all children, parents and staff are respected & valued and encourage cooperation, kindness and acceptance
  • promote development of the whole child physically, socially, emotionally and cognitively
  • ensure we keep alive a child's nature, desire to learn and curiosity about the world
  • promote development of a child'd independence and self-help skills

NQF Assessment & Rating
In Jun of 2015, the kindergarten was assessed through the National Quality Framework and in September of that year, we were awarded a rating of "Exceeding the National Quality Standards"

Kindy Portal
Each parent is provided with a secure access to an online and interactive documentation program called Kindy Portal. Features include:

  • An individual portfolio for each child
  • Our kindergarten program
  • Links to our curriculum
  • Secure access to photos of kindy activities and events
  • Email communication
  • Individual transition statement for each child prior to going to school
  • A secure platform for parent/teacher communication

No vacancies at present.

Waiting list procedure:

Complete a waiting list form and pay the $20 non-refundable fee. The form can be downloaded from this site, you can telephone and request one to be sent out or you can drop-in and collect one.

Waiting List Form

C&K Building waterfalls is C&K’s early childhood curriculum framework. It is Australia’s first collaborative birth to school age curriculum framework and is universally acclaimed as inspiring and thought provoking, taking early childhood education to a new level. C&K Building waterfalls is based upon enduring C&K philosophy, as well as encompassing contemporary practices and understandings of the early years and it is used by Educators at every C&K service.

C&K Building waterfalls: a guideline for educators, living and learning with children aged birth to three offers all early childhood educators, whether in a Long Day Care, Family Day Care or in-home care setting, an approach to the earliest years of care and education based on enduring C&K philosophy, as well as encompassing contemporary practices and understandings of the early years.

C&K believes that children do not learn in isolation. It is a collaborative process. C&K Building waterfalls teaching and learning guidelines acknowledge the important role Educators, parents, other children and the physical environment play in a child’s learning. C&K Building waterfalls acknowledges children as competent and capable learners

To read more about C&K Building waterfalls click here.

News:

Don't forget to have a look at our Facebook page for updates on news and events at our centre!

https://www.facebook.com/LWKinder

Lutwyche Windsor's daily fees are:

  • $40.00 (2 Long Days) 
  • $32.50 (5 Day Fortnight)

Government subsidies may be available - if you are eligible, you may have low or no out of pocket fees. Please contact your Director to find out if you are eligible.

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