Our centre provides a play based program where children
- learn to question and investigate
- develop independence
- respect others
- become happy and responsible community members
- And have lots of FUN!
The centre has always enjoyed and continues to encourage close communication between staff and parents both formally and informally. Parents are an integral part of life at our centre and have the opportunity of contributing in many ways, including assisting in the running of the centre, participating on roster days, or in contributing expertise or ideas.
Tingalpa & District Kindergarten & Preschool is a non-profit centre that has been part of the local community since 1968. Our centre is administered by a management committee elected from the parent body and is proud to be a C&K affiliated centre. This means that our centre has reached and maintains high standards in the areas of staff qualifications, safety, facilities and educational programs. Our service is rated overall at "Exceeding National Quality Standards". Tingalpa Kindy achieved an Exceeding rating in all 7 quality areas.
We have two pre-prep programs with 22 children in each group. A teacher and assistant work with each group.
Group A - Monday and Tuesday
8.30 am to 4.00pm
Group B - Wednesday, Thursday and every second Friday
8.30am to 2.40pm
We operate during QLD school terms