Why choose us

Capital City Preschool is a non-profit preschool providing education and care for preschool children aged 3-5 years, and has been operating for 25 years.

We are licensed for 30 children. To retain a dynamic learning environment we keep an average daily roll of 28 children and the teacher ratio is 1:7.

We are open 50 weeks of the year from 8.00am to  5.30pm, and offer sessions finishing at 3pm, 4.15pm or 5.30pm.

Our qualified and experienced teachers understand preschool children and how they learn best. At Capital City Preschool we offer:

  • a unique transition to school programme - the Thunderbirds

  • weekly music lessons, hip hop classes and fortnightly excursions to the Brooklyn Library. We also use of ICT, and we have a strong emphasis on literacy with our Letterland programme

  • a holiday programme - packed with excursions and activities (run at the same times as the school holidays)

  • excursions around the Wellington CBD

For more information on our Programme see About Us. All components of the programme, including the holiday programme activities and excursions, are included in the fees listed under Enrolment and Fees. There are no additional charges.

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