About Us : Sessions & Fees

Smart Start Montessori is open for 49 weeks of the year.

Smart Start’s Montessori program runs from 9am to 4pm (Full Day).

 

20 Hours ECE is a government funding that enables ECE services to provide early childhood education to three, four and five year old children, for up to a maximum of 6 hours per day, 20 hours per week without charging fees.

An Optional Charge is applied to children claiming 20 Hours ECE.

By choosing to pay the optional charge, we can continue to provide the additional high-quality benefits of our Montessori program, specifically:

  • 100% qualified and registered teachers.
  • 100% Montessori trained teachers.
  • Specialised Montessori learning equipment.
  • Our unique One on One reading program.
  • Work books for literacy and numeracy to assist school readiness.

20 Hours ECE entitlement can be applied from 8.30am, however the maximum allowance is 6 hours per day; 20 hours per week.

If a child is eligible for 20 Hours ECE and is enrolled for more than 6 hours per day; 20 hours per week, management will explain how the fee is calculated for that enrolment.

As parents, you have the choice as to whether you want to pay the optional charge for the additional costs of running our Montessori program.



OUR TERM BREAK PROGRAMME.

Smart Start Montessori’s Term break programme is open to all preschoolers aged from 2 ½ years to 5 years (Please note: children are required to be toilet trained, complete an enrollmet form if not attending Smart Start Montessori and not be attending school ).

The Term break programme teachers are Montessori qualified and specialise in arts and crafts.

Children can attend 1-5 days per week.

 

If you would like more information or a registration form please email  info@smartstart.school.nz or phone 6230097.

Bookings and enrolments are essential and are on a first in first served basis.

 





 
 

 
   

About Us : Sessions & Fees

Smart Start Montessori is open for 49 weeks of the year.

Smart Start’s Montessori program runs from 9am to 4pm (Full Day).

 

20 Hours ECE is a government funding that enables ECE services to provide early childhood education to three, four and five year old children, for up to a maximum of 6 hours per day, 20 hours per week without charging fees.

An Optional Charge is applied to children claiming 20 Hours ECE.

By choosing to pay the optional charge, we can continue to provide the additional high-quality benefits of our Montessori program, specifically:

20 Hours ECE entitlement can be applied from 8.30am, however the maximum allowance is 6 hours per day; 20 hours per week.

If a child is eligible for 20 Hours ECE and is enrolled for more than 6 hours per day; 20 hours per week, management will explain how the fee is calculated for that enrolment.

As parents, you have the choice as to whether you want to pay the optional charge for the additional costs of running our Montessori program.



OUR TERM BREAK PROGRAMME.

Smart Start Montessori’s Term break programme is open to all preschoolers aged from 2 ½ years to 5 years (Please note: children are required to be toilet trained, complete an enrollmet form if not attending Smart Start Montessori and not be attending school ).

The Term break programme teachers are Montessori qualified and specialise in arts and crafts.

Children can attend 1-5 days per week.

 

If you would like more information or a registration form please email  info@smartstart.school.nz or phone 6230097.

Bookings and enrolments are essential and are on a first in first served basis.