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A big, bright kindergarten with a stimulating program.

Contact details

Address: 24 Fordham Avenue 
Camberwell 3124 

Phone:  9836 9341

Email: [email protected]

Website: www.fordhamavekinder.org.au

Open day: Contact the kindergarten to arrange a time to visit.

About Fordham Avenue Kindergarten

Fordham Avenue is committed to provide:

  • A well-resourced and stimulating educational program for 3 and 4-year-olds
  • An environment where children can grow, learn, explore, wonder, question, create, discover, be happy and have fun!
  • A team of highly motivated and dedicated staff. The teachers are qualified early childhood professionals who implement carefully designed learning programs; and
  • Many opportunities for parents and family involvement.

Learn more about the centre's staff, programs, facilities and philosophies on their website.

Session times 2021

3-year-old kindergarten program

Beetles - 22 places - 10 hours per week

Day

Start time

Finish time

Session length

Thursday

9.15am

2.15pm

5 hrs

Friday

9.15am

2.15pm

5 hrs

Turtles - 22 places - 10 hours per week

Day

Start time

Finish time

Session length

Thursday

9am

2pm

5 hrs

Friday

9am

2pm

5 hrs

4-year-old kindergarten program

Dragonflies - 22 places - 18 hours per week

Day

Start time

Finish time

Session length

Monday

8.20am

2.50pm

6 hrs 30 mins

Tuesday

8.20am

2.50pm

6 hrs 30 mins

Wednesday

8.20am

1.20pm

5 hrs

Frogs - 22 places - 18 hours per week

Day

Start time

Finish time

Session length

Monday

8.30am

3pm

6 hrs 30 mins

Tuesday

8.30am

3pm

6 hrs 30 mins

Wednesday

8.30am

1.30pm

5 hrs

 

Fees - per term

3-year-old kindergarten program (10 hours per week): $806.25

4-year-old kindergarten program (18 hours per week): $822.50

Conditions

Term fees include:

  • All program costs
  • Incursions
  • Equipment levy

Additional costs

Maintenance levy: $100 per year - refunded on attendance at two working bees or as a member of the Committee or the Fundraising Sub-Committee.

Security deposit: $500 (non-refundable) paid upon acceptance of a place. This fee is then credited against term 1 fees.

Concessions

Victorian government subsidy is available for eligible families that reduces the fee for the 4-year-old program to $93.75

No concessions are available for the 3-year-old kindergarten program.

Boroondara Kindergarten Central Enrolment Scheme

Ready to enrol?

You can preference up to 5 kinders in your application.

Rating against the National Quality Standards

Early childhood education and care services are assessed and rated against the Nation Quality Standards(NQS) to:

  • promote continuous improvement in the provision of quality education and care
  • improve knowledge and access to information about the quality of services to help families make informed decisions about their child’s education and care.

See Fordham Avenue Kindergarten's rating against the NQS and learn more about the assessment process on the StartingBlocks website.

Note: These details have been provided by Fordham Avenue Kindergarten in partnership with the Boroondara Kindergarten Central Enrolment Scheme (BKCES). For the most up-to-date information, visit the Fordham Avenue Kindergarten website.

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