Kia ora and welcome to Glen Eden Kindergarten

Glen Eden Kindergarten has an expansive outdoor environment, with plenty of room for active play.  There is a strong emphasis on self-care and wellbeing.

The teachers at Glen Eden Kindergarten are passionate about including everyone and supporting every child to be a confident and capable learner.

At Glen Eden Kindergarten, teachers create strong relationships with their multi-cultural families, who appreciate the caring environment.

Our kindergartens have early childhood qualified and registered teachers.  The teachers are dedicated to, and passionate about, early childhood education.  Each kindergarten has a head teacher plus teachers and support staff.  Quality learning programmes are based on the New Zealand Early Childhood Curriculum, Te Whãriki. The Teachers at Glen Eden Kindergarten reflect our cultural diversity, we are of Maori, Samoan, Indian and European descent. We place our tamariki/children and their whanau/families at the heart of everything we do. We believe in making everyone who comes into our kindergarten feel welcome.

From the ERO Reports…

  • Teachers know children and families well. They access external guidance and parents' input to plan programmes and strategies for individual children.

    Glen Eden Kindergarten 2019 ERO Report

  • Children are engaged, independent and choose where to play. They are respectful with each other and with teachers and adults.

    Glen Eden Kindergarten 2019 ERO Report