Christie Downs Kindergarten


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"We would like to acknowledge this land that we meet on today is the traditional lands of the Kaurna people and that we respect their spiritual relationship with their country. We also acknowledge that the Kaurna people as the custodians of the Adelaide region and that their cultural heritage beliefs are still as important to the Kaurna people today".

Christie Downs Kindergarten and Occasional Care offers your child an enjoyable, exciting and stimulating program with the emphasis on Literacy and play.

Please feel free to contact our wonderful staff who can assist you in enrolling your child/children at our Kindy.

Contact Information

Director: Margie Goodwin
Phone: (08) 8382 4748
Address: 14 Charles Street
Region: Southern Adelaide

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Session Times

Parents will need to fill in an enrolment form prior to their child/children attending kindy sessions. Kindy sessions involve four half day sessions per week for one year. Your child is entitled to four terms of preschool from the age of four years.

Aboriginal children are eligible for preschool sessions at the age of three. This is part of the Government Early Intervention Program which enables children to experience a successful and enjoyable transition from home to school.

Morning Sessions 9:00am – 11:30am, Monday to Friday
Afternoon Sessions: 12:30pm – 3:00pm, Monday to Thursday
Full Day Sessions: two all day sessions are available

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Parent Information

Download our Parent Information Booklet to find out more information about our Kindy and our Programs.

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Download File Size File Type
Parent Information Booklet  78 KB Adobe PDF
Newsletter Term 1 2017 870 KB Adobe PDF
Policies and Procedures Handbook 5,161 KB Adobe PDF

For more information regarding policies, please visit the DECD Policies and Procedures webpage for Early Childhood Services.

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Occasional Care

Occasional Care sessions are available on:

Monday: 9:00am – 11:30am, for over 2's
Wednesday: 9:00am – 11:30am, for over 2's
Friday: 9:00am – 11:30am, for over 2's

Fees are $5.00 per session or from $1.50 per session for concession card holders

Speak with one of our staff for further details.

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Planning & Reporting

The Context Statement provides detailed information about our preschool.

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Download File Size File Type
Context Statement 148 KB Adobe PDF
Quality Improvement Plan 2017 224 KB Adobe PDF
Annual Report 2016 675 KB Adobe PDF
Reconciliation Action Plans 804 KB Adobe PDF

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Feedback and Complaints

Let us know if you have feedback or a complaint, or if you want to give us a compliment. Feedback is valuable as it helps us shape our services to meet your needs.

Our parent guide to raising a concern or complaint (PDF 116KB)

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This page last updated on: 15 September, 2017

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