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Choklits Croydon Child Care Centre & Kindergarten

Croydon Early Learning Centre Details

Choklits Croydon Child Care Centre & Kindergarten

Phone

(03) 9879 5888

Address

319 Canterbury Rd, Ringwood VIC 3134

Operating Hours

Monday
7am - 6:30pm
Tuesday
7am - 6:30pm
Wednesday
7am - 6:30pm
Thursday
7am - 6:30pm
Friday
7am - 6:30pm
Saturday & Sunday
Closed
Public Holidays
Closed

Choklits Child Care and Kindergarten in Croydon

Choklits Child Care Centre and Kindergarten has been a part of the Croydon community since 1995. Our child-centred curriculum, activities and spaces are purposefully designed to foster children’s development and love of learning, being tailored to their interests, wants and needs. Our Croydon early learning centre is focused on caring and educating in a nurturing, loving and safe environment to give children the confidence to explore their world.

At Choklits Child Care Croydon, we provide care for children from 6 weeks to 6 years, centred around a play-based learning approach to let children’s inquisitive nature shine. We believe in ‘following the child’, through engaging with their interests and providing guidance for their exploration. 

Relationships with the children in our care and their families are paramount, and we take pride in our multifaceted approach to partnering with parents and carers at our Croydon kindergarten. We emphasise the vitality of children forming meaningful relationships, and building your child’s community is a key focus of ours at Choklits, so we share in your little one’s joy each time they forge new connections or cement their friendships.

Our purpose-built Croydon early childhood centre has a spacious, open layout to foster a welcoming, friendly feel, and designated learning spaces specifically tailored to each age group from 0 to 6 years. Outside, the canopy of the large existing established trees extends over our play areas, providing natural shade for the children while they enjoy the slides, playhouses obstacle course, sandpit, water play equipment and garden.

The qualified and caring educators, backed by the Choklits‘ community knowledge and expertise, provide individualised education to suit each child’s age and developmental stage. Our long day care in Croydon presents dynamic, immersive learning opportunities through our varied program, designed to encourage holistic growth and development in young children, complete with an array of music, language, sports, yoga and movement classes. On-site, chef prepared nutritious meals are made daily, often with the assistance of the children themselves, incorporating ingredients grown in our very own centre garden. The best part is that absolutely everything is included within the standard fee, so there are no extras, ever!

Amazing Outdoor Play Spaces and Equipment

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120 places

Across our five age groups & kindergarten programs
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6:30am-6pm

52 weeks per year
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$149 per day

(before government rebates) no extras, ever – that’s Choklits!

Fee Inclusions

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Sports program

Thursdays

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Music & movement
lessons

Wednesdays

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Yoga tuition

Mondays

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Yoga tuition

Mondays

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Music & movement
lessons

Wednesdays

Hico White Plus

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Sports program

Thursdays

Hico White Plus

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Weekly library excursions & language classes

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All incursions and excursions

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All meals, nappies & consumables

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Classrooms

Choklits Croydon caters for 120 children under the age of 6 years, they are divided into 5 groups:

Nursery 6 weeks - 15 months 12 children
Pre-Toddlers 15 - 24 months 20 children
Toddlers 2 - 3 years 24 children
3-Year-Old Kindergarten 3 - 4 years 32 children
4-Year-Old Kindergarten 4 - 6 years 32 children

Each group of children is cared for and educated by qualified early childhood professionals. The minimum staff/child ratio for children under 3 years is 1:4 (educator:children) and over 3 years is 1:11. Choklits exceeds the minimum requirements.

National Quality Rating: Meeting National Quality Standards.

Super Convenient

If you’re looking for a Croydon early learning centre with an easily accessible location, Choklits is very convenient.

Choklits Croydon Child Care Centre and Kindergarten has a prime location only 100m from the nearest bus stop, with an additional four located within a 10-minute walk, providing convenient access to the Melbourne CBD.

We also have a dedicated carpark out the front of our Croydon day care to ensure pickups and drop-offs are as streamlined and stress-free as possible.

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