Waipāhīhī Kindergarten

Waipāhīhī Kindergarten

Nau mai, haere mai! Haere ki te Kōhungahunga o Waipāhīhī. We celebrate a way of being that holds children at the heart of what we do, with rich and authentic play at the core of our daily experiences. Our team is full of experienced teachers, who are passionate about teaching and learning, with a special interest in a heart based approach within an environment that encourages exploration.

Teaching and learning at Waipāhīhī is guided by New Zealand’s bi-cultural curriculum, Te Whāriki. We are proud to have an established relationship with local whānau, who support our programme at kindergarten wholeheartedly. We welcome visitors to our kindergarten, so please call in for a play with your child any time.

 

Waipāhīhī Kindergarten Details

Contact Details

Sacha Perkins
Kaiwhakaako | Head Teacher

Jo Hicks
Tokotū Whakahaere | Administrator

Address
21 Frederick Street
Two Mile Bay Taupō 3330

Phone: 07 378 7993
Mobile: 022 026 4849
Email : waipahihi@centralkids.org.nz



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Session Times

Session Times Hours
Monday 8.45am – 2.45pm
Tuesday 8.45am – 2.45pm
Wednesday 8.45am – 2.45pm
Thursday 8.45am – 2.45pm
Friday 8.45am – 2.45pm
Term Breaks CLOSED
20 hours FREE

from 2 years to school age*

Fees over any free hours:
$4.00 per hour over any free hours

*conditions apply

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Waipāhīhī Kindergarten

Nau mai, haere mai! Haere ki te Kōhungahunga o Waipāhīhī. We celebrate a way of being that holds children at the heart of what we do, with rich and authentic play at the core of our daily experiences. Our team is full of experienced teachers, who are passionate about teaching and learning, with a special interest in a heart based approach within an environment that encourages exploration.

Teaching and learning at Waipāhīhī is guided by New Zealand’s bi-cultural curriculum, Te Whāriki. We are proud to have an established relationship with local whānau, who support our programme at kindergarten wholeheartedly. We welcome visitors to our kindergarten, so please call in for a play with your child any time.

 

News

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Head Teacher
Kirsten Porter

Address
21 Frederick Street
Two Mile Bay Taupō 3330

Phone
07 378 7993

Mobile
022 026 4849

Email
waipahihi@centralkids.org.nz

 
Session times

Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Term breaks

Hours

8.45am - 2.45pm
8.45am - 2.45pm
8.45am - 2.45pm
8.45am - 2.45pm
8.45am - 2.45pm
CLOSED

20 hours FREE from 2 years to school age*

$3.50 per hour over any free hours
*conditions apply

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