Ringwood Uniting Kindergarten is an uplifting space close to Ringwood Station filled with natural light, hidden playgrounds, and beautiful indoor trees that captivate the imagination and change with the seasons.
Ringwood Uniting Kindergarten is a hidden gem conveniently located opposite Ringwood station. Our programs focus strongly on health and wellbeing, respect for others and involvement with our local community. Visitors are pleasantly surprised at what is hidden behind the buildings! Come and see for yourself, you would be most welcome.
To showcase our facility we have created a 3-D Virtual Tour with a dollhouse view and a highlight reel.
Educators in our team have created a list of frequently asked questions usually asked by prospective parents looking to enrol.
We are also very happy for you to call us if you feel you have questions of a more specific nature regarding your child.
We have created a virtual tour of our kindergarten FAQ which you can see if you scroll down to the gallery.
Our Kindergarten is an uplifting and welcoming space both indoors and out.
Both our indoor and outdoor experiences are planned with intentional teaching goals. We respond to the individual interests and learning needs of the children and these form the basis of our program. Flexibility and responsiveness to the children during sessions are highly valued by our educators to meet the immediate and changing needs of the children.
Our service receives significant funding from the Department of Education. These funds enable us to employ an additional educator which gives us higher than standard child to educator ratios in every group
We also receive 30 allied health sessions to support families and educators
Book gifting program for all children to build literacy skills and positive engagement with books.
Additional training for our teachers and co-educators such as:
There is strong emphasis on this from the very first day your child commences. Without a healthy body and mind, learning cannot be at its optimal level.
We believe partnerships with families are paramount to achieving best outcomes for children. This is reflected in our philosophy and our practice. We highly value establishing positive communication with and contributions from families. We:
Families who have English as a second language are supported with translated materials, learning kits to use at home with their children, access to interpreters in person or over the phone.
Visual aides to support language and understanding are used daily in our programs with all children.
We also have an Auslan prgram once a week with a certified Auslan teacher.
$466 per term
$465 per term for 4 hour session
$592 per term for 8 hour session
* Fees do not apply to families with a HCC or Refugee visa
Registration forms for both 4 year old and 3 year old kindergarten places in 2022 and 2023 must be submitted via the Maroondah Incorporated Kindergartens Association (MIKA) which manages a centralised registration for funded 4 year old kindergarten and 3 year old kindergarten.
For more information or if you’d like to arrange a visit,, please Get in touch or call us on 1800 183 103.
Fill out an expression of interest form with Maroondah Council, who manage enrolments on our behalfExpress interest
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