Local Community

Local Community With such a high ratio of teachers to children—and our own van, we are often able to make spontaneous trips out into the local community to follow up with particular interests from the children or extend learning related to projects and learning...

Forest Trips

Forest Trips During the school term we take 8 children out of the centre for a trip in our Kinderen van. Each fortnight our younger children go to a natural reserve where they spend the morning hunting for natural treasures, playing hide’n’seek among the trees,...

Kinderen Philosophy – Kaupapa ō Kinderen

Kinderen Philosophy Kinderen Philosophy – Kaupapa ō Kinderen Respect is important to us at Kinderen. We are respectful with each other and of all living things within our environment. Ngā hononga We work hard to develop meaningful and trusting relationships with the...

Student Teacher Testimonials

Student Teacher Testimonials ‘To my Kinderen Whānau, Thank you for all the support and learning over the year. I will miss you all very much!’ – Hayley ‘To the staff at Kinderen Baby Centre, It has been great working with all of you. Thanks for all of your support,...

Parent Testimonials

Parent Testimonials ‘What Kinderen means to me and my family…A while ago I read a beautiful piece of writing by Diane about Kinderen’s values and what really matters to children (The Kinderen Difference). I wanted to respond…When I was young I had Jayden. He started...