the joy of teaching, the love of learning

the joy of teaching, the love of learning

Term Dates

Term Breaks

Our kindergartens are closed for two weeks, three times a year and for approximately four to five weeks over Christmas/New Year. The term breaks allow teachers to undertake Professional Development (training), plan for the next term, complete administrative tasks, and oversee completion of any maintenance work or projects. No fees are charged during Term Breaks.

Our 2019 Term Dates are:

For Bette Christie Kindergarten:
23 January to 12 April
29 April to 20 December

For all other kindergartens:

Term 1     23 January to 12 April
Term 2     29 April to 5 July
Term 3     22 July to 27 September
Term 4     14 October to 20 December


Our last day kindergartens are open in 2019 is Friday 20th December


Contact Us


Phone:  06 835 7890


66 Kennedy Road, Napier

PO Box 4298, Marewa, Napier

New Zealand

Mission and Vision Statements

Our Vision
Learning is child's play and teaching is a passion.

Our Mission:
Children and parents look forward to their kindergarten experience