Junior Preschool - 2 to 3 year olds

Kiwi Kids Junior Preschool offers an environment where children are nurtured and empowered to be independent, confident learners. We provide an environment that is positive and encourages children to work alongside each other as we guide children positively by supporting them through their learning. Children have the freedom to make their own choices and to actively explore their environment.

Children are encouraged to develop at their own pace with uninterrupted play and freedom to explore the classroom and outdoor area within a safe and secure environment.

Our programme allows for children to learn while having fun! The programme is based on the emerging interests and developmental stages of the children, allowing for spontaneous experiences as well as planned. Kiwi Kids allows for children to be children and to have fun alongside their peers and teachers.


Each day is a Kiwi Kids Preschool Adventure.


We are conveniently located in Hillmorton, Christchurch our nearby suburbs are - Halswell, Hoon Hay, Cashmere, Spreydon, Addington, Middleton, Wigram.

Useful Links

  • Early Childhood Education
    From here you can visit ECE Lead and ECE Educate, where you can find early childhood education information quickly and easily.
  • Brainwave Trust
    Provides and promotes awareness about new findings in brain research and educates everyone who has an impact on the early life of tamariki/children. Providing information about the important implications of this knowledge on our children’s physical, social, intellectual and emotional development.
  • Parents Centre
    The Parents Centre works with parents to equip them with the best in knowledge and skills and support so that they can be best parents they can possibly be
  • Education for Parents
    Education for Parents provides information how you can get your young child off to a great start by getting involved in their learning early. It's easy and heaps of fun too.
  • Education Review Office
    Providing information for parents and teachers about the quality of a Early Childhood Centre with the latest Education Review Office Report.
  • Ministry of Education
    Provides information about Education in New Zealand
  • Work and Income
    Find out information about Child Care Subsidies that may be available to your family.

Ready To Enrol?

Click here to get in touch today!


Our Nursery is built on respect. Through Primary Care Giving, we are able to build strong and meaningful relationships which are vital in a safe and sure foundation from where children can learn, grow and explore.

read more


Our children are seen and respected as individuals..We promote a child-lead programme where children have the opportunity to take an active role in creating their own learning journey.

read more