The kindergarten hours are 7.30a.m to 5.45p.m and has 3 classrooms.
Each classroom is open at the following times.
• Classroom 2. Full day hours. 7.30am to 5.45pm
• Classroom 3. Sessional, 8.00am to 12.30pm or 1pm to 3.30pm
School hours, 8.00am to 3.30pm
• Classroom 4. Full day hours 7.30am to 5.45pm
It is recommended that children attend 5 days a week to get full use of the programme.
20 HOURS ECE FOR ALL CHIDLREN Apollo Kindergarten is part of the government scheme, which allows all children over 3 years of age to receive 20 hours ECE a week. We have extended this scheme, offering 20 hours ECE for children from 2 years of age.
HOLIDAYS Up to 8 weeks holiday (NO FEES CHANGED) per child per year is available. 2 weeks holiday are reversed for the kindergarten closedown during the Christmas period. The remaining 6 weeks can only be taken in week blocks and during NZ school holidays February to November. Please see our calendar for dates.
SESSIONAL HOURS We are thrilled to offer a sessional service to families where we will continue to provide a high-quality education experience for your child. This is a low cost session where children can have their lunch at home or lunch is available for an additional $10 a day.
MATES RATES FOR TEACHERS Early childhood, primary, intermediate, high school, college, tertiary education. We are here to support teachers. Contact our manager to enjoy a tour and she will share with you our enrolment package for teachers.
REDUCED FEES FOR YOUR 5 YEAR OLD The education sector recognize that in today's society childhood is getting shorter. Primary schools are now changing to play based learning and with the legal requirement that children do not need to be enrolled at primary school until their 6th birthday. We are able to offer care and education for children who are 5 at an affordable fee.