Our play based program aligns with the requirements of the National Quality Framework, the Early Years Learning Framework: “Belonging, Being & Becoming” and the Victorian Early Years Learning and Development Framework. Programs are delivered by dedicated Bachelor trained Early Childhood Teachers and a committed team of Qualified Educators who work together to support children in being the very best that they can be.
At Patricia Smith Kindergarten our program is an Indoor / Outdoor program where children can choose where they would like to be.
Our indoor space comprises of 2 rooms where children can move freely and explore. Each setting allows for individual as well as small group needs to be catered for. Inviting sensory, creative, imaginative and construction play areas are designed to engage children. A combination of large and small group areas, couches, cushions and quiet areas for lounging support each child’s individual needs.
Our indoor pets (fish and hermit crabs) teach the children about caring for animals and nature. The children help with feeding and maintaining their environments.
Our beautiful outdoor space has a variety of areas for the children to explore including:
Our service has been rated as "Exceeding" the National Quality Standards of the Australian Children's Education & Care Quality Authority.
38 Packham Street, Shepparton
Phone: (03) 5821 6672