North West Brunswick Kindergarten

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North West Brunswick Kindergarten

We value and respect children as individual people with rights. We view all children as confident and capable citizens of the world and successful learners.

Our Kindergarten opened in 1954 and is nestled within a quiet suburban street. The classrooms have high ceilings and large windows which provide natural light and lead directly out to the children’s garden. The children’s garden comprises of well-established trees, shrubs, plants plus rocks, logs, dirt, sand and water. Our staff team hold a variety of early childhood qualifications and bring with them a wealth of diverse knowledge and lived experiences.

Our Values

  • We value and respect children as individual people with rights. We view all children as confident and capable citizens of the world and successful learners.
  • We value and respect the role families and communities play in children’s learning and development.
  • We value and respect the role teachers & educators play in children’s learning and development.
  • We value and respect both our natural and built learning environments.

Our aim is to build innovative and collaborative play base early childhood education and care programs that are fun, positive and harmonious. To achieve this aim, children, families, teachers/educators and the wider community that the kindergarten is located in are supported to build safe, secure, respectful, reciprocal and strong partnerships with each other by:

  • Adopting a zero tolerance to child abuse and commitment to child safety
  • Valuing and embracing the diversity of each person’s knowledge and lived experiences in respectful and equitable ways.
  • Ensuring that all programs are embedded within the Victorian and National Early Childhood Frameworks.
  • Actively caring for and connecting to our natural world.

Italian Kindergarten

Italian Kindergarten at North West Brunswick Kindergarten is unique.It is not just an Italian class – it is a full 15 hour bilingual preschool program.

Our Italian Kindergarten program includes Italian cultural traditions and language, while also preparing children for school. It follows the national curriculum framework, embedding language learning into preschool learning through play. There is no need to attend another preschool program. The teacher for Italian Kindergarten is a qualified Early Childhood Teacher and native Italian speaker.

Our Italian Kindergarten is open to all children eligible for preschool and we welcome non-Italian families as well as those with Italian heritage.

Italian Kindergarten qualifies for the preschool subsidy, which keeps fees low.

If you would like to know more about Italian Kindergarten, please email Paola.Perosa@try.org.au or ring  03 9386 5676 and ask to speak with Paola.

North West Brunswick Kindergarten also offers a single session Italian class which is open to children aged 3-5.


2019 Timetables

3 Year Old

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
Orange 8.30am – 1.30pm

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
Pink – Introductory Italian 8.30am – 12.30pm Red 9.30am – 12.30pm
Red 1.30pm – 4.30pm

4 Year Old

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
Purple 9.00am – 4.30pm Blue 8.30am – 4.00pm Purple 9.00am – 4.30pm Blue 8.30am – 4.00pm

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
Green – Italian Immersion 9.15am – 2.15pm Green – Italian Immersion 9.15am – 2.15pm Green – Italian Immersion 9.15am – 2.15pm

Kindergarten Contacts

North West Brunswick Kindergarten
34 Rose Street, Brunswick, Victoria, 3056, Australia

Centre Contact

Sharon Saitta  PH: 03 9386 5676

nwbrunswick@try.org.au

For Fees, Enrolments and General Enquiries

Lee Decker 03 8545 9510

lee.decker@try.org.au

Programming and Staff Support

Julieanne Willmott  0437 718 763

Julieanne.willmott@try.org.au

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2019 Fees

4 year old

Group Hours Fees
Purple 15 $405
Blue 15 $405
Green – Italian Immersion 15 $465

3 year old

Group Hours Fees
Orange 5 $395
Red 6 $425
Pink – Introductory Italian 3 $385

Opening Hours

* Timetables and fees may change from 2019

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