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: Rowen Street Kinder website

Visit the kindergarten: Visit our Open days for kindergartens page 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 the Rowen Street Kinder website.

2022 session information

Please refer to the Rowen Street Kinder website. For vacancies information, you can contact the Boroondara Kindergarten Central Enrolment Scheme by emailing [email protected] or calling us on (03) 9278 4444.

2023 provisional session times

3-year-old kindergarten program

Beetles – 22 places

This program offers 10 hours of free kinder per week.

Day

Free kinder hours

Tuesday

9:15 am to 2:15 pm

Thursday

9:15 am to 2:15 pm

Butterflies – 22 places

This program offers 15 hours of free kinder per week.

Day

Free kinder hours

Monday

9:15 am to 2:15 pm

Wednesday

9:15 am to 2:15 pm

Friday

9:15 am to 2:15 pm

4-year-old kindergarten program

Ladybugs – 25 places

This program offers 15 hours of free kinder per week.

Day

Free kinder hours

Tuesday

8:30 am to 4 pm

Thursday

8:30 am to 4 pm

Dragonflies – 25 places

This program offers 15 hours of free kinder per week, and 3 hours of additional optional hours.

Day

Free kinder hours

Additional hours

Monday

9 am to 3 pm

none

Wednesday

9 am to 12 pm

12 pm to 3 pm
Friday 9 am to 3 pm none
Please note: additional optional hours are available for the Dragonflies 4-year-old kindergarten program. For 2023 enrolled families, please discuss these additional optional hours directly with your kindergarten.

Fees - per term 2023

3-year-old kindergarten program:

  • Beetles free kinder hours (10 hours per week): Free
  • Butterflies free kinder hours (15 hours per week): Free

4-year-old kindergarten program:

  • Ladybugs free kinder hours (15 hours per week): Free
  • Dragonflies free kinder hours (15 hours per week): Free
  • Dragonflies additional hours (3 hours per week): $200
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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