A warm and friendly community-managed kindergarten with a strong focus on family.

Contact details

Address: 27 Rowen Street
Glen Iris 3146 

Phone: (03) 9889 7996

Email: [email protected]

Website: www.rowenstreetkinder.com.au

Visit the kindergarten: Visit Open days for kindergartens for information about the annual open day in May, or contact the kindergarten to arrange a time to visit.

About Rowen Street Kindergarten

A kindergarten that believes optimal learning happens when children are in a safe, warm, caring, inviting and stimulating environment.

Rowen Street offers two 3-year-old and two 4-year-old classes in two classroom facilities.
The kindergarten is located on a large corner-block and boasts some of the largest kindergarten premises in Boroondara.

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

Session times 2022 and provisional session times 2023 

3-year-old kindergarten program

Beetles – 22 places – 10 hours per week

Day

Start time

Finish time

Session length

Tuesday

9:15am

2:15pm

5 hrs

Thursday

9:15am

2:15pm

5 hrs

Butterflies – 22 places – 15 hours per week

Day

Start time

Finish time

Session length

Monday

9:15am

2:15pm

5 hrs

Wednesday

9:15am

2:15pm

5 hrs

Friday

9:15am

2:15pm

5 hrs

4-year-old kindergarten program

Dragonflies – 26 places – 18 hours per week

Day

Start time

Finish time

Session length

Monday

9am

3pm

6 hrs 

Wednesday

9am

3pm

6 hrs 

Friday

9am

3pm

6 hrs

Ladybugs – 26 places – 15 hours per week

Day

Start time

Finish time

Session length

Tuesday

8:30am

4pm

7 hrs 30 mins 

Thursday

8:30am

4pm

7 hrs 30 mins

Fees

Per term 2022

3-year-old kindergarten program:

  • Beetles (10 hours): $550
  • Butterflies (15 hours): $1000

4-year-old kindergarten program:

  • Dragonflies (18 hours): $900
  • Ladybugs (15 hours): $630

Additional costs

Maintenance levy: $200 per year – $50 paid quarterly with each term's fees. This fee is refunded at the end of the year subject to completion of appropriate number of working bees, committee involvement, etc.

Per term 2023

3-year-old kindergarten program:

  • Beetles (10 hours): $600
  • Butterflies (15 hours): $900

4-year-old kindergarten program:

  • Dragonflies (18 hours): $1100
  • Ladybugs (15 hours): $900

No maintenance levy will be charged in 2023.

Conditions

Term fees include:

  • all program costs
  • incursions
  • excursions
  • the security deposit (non-refundable).

Concessions

Victorian Government subsidy is available for eligible families that reduces the fee per term in 2022 to:

  • 3-year-old kindergarten Beetles group: $275
  • 3-year-old kindergarten Butterflies group: $725
  • 4-year-old kindergarten Dragonflies group: $270
  • 4-year-old kindergarten Ladybugs group: $0

Victorian Government subsidy is available for eligible families that reduces the fee per term in 2023 to:

  • 3-year-old kindergarten (Beetles and Butterflies groups): $0
  • 4-year-old kindergarten Dragonflies group: $200
  • 4-year-old kindergarten Ladybugs group: $0
Boroondara Kindergarten Central Enrolment Scheme

Ready to enrol?

You can preference up to 5 kinders in your application.

Rating against the National Quality Standard

Early childhood education and care services are assessed and rated against the National Quality Standard (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 Rowen Street Kindergarten's rating against the NQS and learn more about the assessment process on the StartingBlocks website.

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


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