Located next to Sunbury Uniting Church, close to the centre of town, our educators are passionate about nurturing the social growth and learning of your child.
Our kindergarten offers an environment based on the values of friendship, kindness, empathy, belonging, resilience, teamwork and fairness.
We welcome all children to our kinder and have a strong focus on supporting families from diverse backgrounds and needs.
Our educators provide an inclusive environment and are experienced in supporting children with physical and intellectual disabilities.
- Rachel, parent
We participate in lots of fun and engaging activities to enhance your child’s learning and social development.
We love it when families get involved in our kindergarten. You can get involved in:
We are part of the Victorian Department of Education and Training (DET) Early Childhood Language Program. Our kindergarten offers a Mandarin Language Program. Mandarin is incorporated into everyday learning experiences to give children meaningful opportunities to use the language themselves. Children learn this language through play, art, music, singing, dancing, and stories. A qualified Mandarin teacher delivers the language program in partnership with the other staff at the kinder. Learning in languages other than English helps children to improve their overall literacy and understanding of how language in general works. There are many benefits to children learning in another language at a young age, including:
Our educators are trained to use some key word signing. We can also have communication translated and interpreted for families who speak languages other than English.
Hi, I’m Letitia, the Nominated Supervisor at St. Andrew’s Uniting Kindergarten Sunbury. I am fortunate to be part of a lovely, dedicated team at our beautiful service that we are so proud of.
I have a Bachelor of Education, and a Graduate degree in Early Childhood Teaching. I was initially a primary school teacher and have been a Kindergarten Teacher for over 12 years.
I absolutely love my job and feel so fortunate as a teacher to help children grow and develop and give them the best possible start to their learning journey.
At St. Andrew’s kinder, we provide a play-based curriculum, where children are safe to explore, play and learn in a space that gives everyone an equal start in their educational journey. We encourage children to be the best they can be and help them discover their individual ways of belonging, being and becoming.
I enjoy getting to know each child individually and building positive relationships with each family.
Our educators are trained in various programs to support the mental health of your child and are skilled in working with children who have experienced challenges and trauma. We also offer mental health support for families if you find yourself in need of assistance.
We have a strong focus on healthy eating and nutrition. At our kindergarten, we:
As a child safe organisation, our educators undergo regular working with children’s and police checks. We are focussed on delivering learning and development in a safe and supportive environment, so you can trust that your child is in good hands.