FAQS

Q. What is Montessori Philosophy?

A. We are a member of Montessori Aotearoa New Zealand (MANZ), who have some wonderful resources available. We encourage you to discover the world of Montessori education by clicking on the links below.

Montessori Booklet
Montessori Resources
Montessori Guide for Parents

Q. Do you offer 20 hours ECE?

A. Yes, Grey Lynn Montessori is a government approved ECE programme. Children aged 3-5 may be eligible for up to 6 hours care a day with a total of 20 Hours ECE per week.

Q. Do you have a school readiness programme?

A. Yes, our Transition to School Programme helps build a strong foundation of Independence and essential skills for children to transition to school as confident, capable learners.

Q. What age can my child start?

A. Our centre caters for children from 2-6 years of age. Our classrooms have been carefully designed and set up to reflect the individual ages and stages of our children. Please contact us to discuss our pre-planned setting process for your child.

Q. What are your opening hours?

A. Our opening hours are Monday to Friday, 8:00am – 4:15pm, including School Holidays, but excluding Public Holidays.

Q. What do I need to bring?

A. We ask that parents provide a packed lunchbox with nutritious lunch and healthy snacks for the duration of your childs day. Please also provide named clothing, suitable for the season, included 2 changes.