Grenfell Preschool & Long Day Care Centre provides three quality Early Childhood programs. We have four playrooms.
Rainbow Room (0 - 2.5 year olds)
Bright, colourful and exploring.
The Rainbow Room caters for the learning and care of children aged 0 to 3 years. As children grow and mature they require challenging and stimulating experiences. From individual observations staff in this room plan developmentally appropriate activities to cater for all children. All children are combined in the Rainbow Room from 7.30am - 8.30am and from 5.00 pm -6.00pm.
Sunshine Room (2.5 - 3 year olds)
Bright and cheery and ready to play, learn and discover.
The Sunshine Room caters for the children aged between 2.5 and 3 years. There is a maximum of 10 in this learning space where children can begin to discover their own independence, confidence and self-assurance. They are ready to explore and interact with their peers and teachers as they develop their strong sense of belonging.
Garden Room (3 - 4 year olds)
Growing and blooming.
The Garden Room caters for the learning and care of children aged 3 to 4 years. Staff in this room provide developmentally appropriate activities to accommodate individual needs and interests.
Star Room (4 - 5 year olds)
Rising stars, about to go out in the world.
The Star Room caters for the learning and care of the children starting Kindergarten the following year, usually the 4 to 5 year old children. A traditional preschool programme operates in this room between the hours of 8.00am -3.30pm and is run by a qualified Early Childhood Teacher. A major focus is placed upon school readiness and appropriate activities are planned to help develop these skills.
WOOSH Room Weddin Out Of School Hours Room (Age 6 - 12 years)
A place where school aged children can be, belong and become.
The purpose of our WOOSH Room (as we like to call it) is to create a safe and caring environment where children can freely choose amongst the program of activities designed specifically for school age children.
Before School Care operates from 7.30am to 8:30 am during school terms. Loaders Bus Company provide bus access for the children direct to their school, direct from our front gate. Whilst in our care in the morning’s children access quiet activities until it is time to catch their bus to school.
After School Care operates from 3:20pm to 6:00pm during school terms. After school care children are met at their school by educators who accompany them safely back to the centre on Loaders Bus Service, direct to our front gate. They have opportunity for afternoon together and then actively engaged in structured art and craft activities,
games, and sporting activities, as well as having free play time with friends.
Vacation Care operates from 7.30am to 6.00pm during school holidays and pupil free days. Parents drop their children off and collect from the centre. Children are required to bring all meals including morning tea, lunch, afternoon tea.
Our holiday program includes structured art and craft activities, cooking experiences, games, and sporting activities, as well theme days and excursions. We also allow for plenty of free play time with friends.
Vacation Care Programs are available and bookings for Vacation Care are open 4 weeks prior to the commencement of each School Holidays.