Providing a journey of learning, creativity, imagination, new challenges, friendships and lots of fun!
Flying Fox Mobile Preschool is an educational service and a not for profit organisation catering for children 3-5 years of age. Wingham District Preschool Kindergarten includes Wingham Preschool and Flying Fox Mobile Preschool.
Educators and Board of Directors are committed to providing a welcoming, nurturing, happy, challenging environment, where educators plan and provide a stimulating and engaging program to deepen children’s engagement as learners.
The teaching team has high expectations of themselves as educators and strive for a high quality educational setting. The preschool is open five days each week, has the same holidays as state schools and children can attend from 9.00am to 3.00pm. Flying Fox Mobile Preschool visit five venue’s including Coopernook, Tinonee, Lansdowne, Elands and Mount George. These venue’s are located at Public Schools, giving the advantage of children becoming familiar with the school community and feeling confident and comfortable when transitioning to school in the coming years. The children have access to the school’s learning environments; including large outdoor play areas, technology and library resources and the opportunity to join special school events and shows. The Department of Education has a priority of access for children in their year before school or equity children (families who hold a health care card or children of Aboriginal and Torres Straight Islander background). Flying Fox Mobile Preschool is presently funded under a four year contract. The Preschool’s qualified and experienced educators reflect on their practice as part of an ongoing process supporting the planning of the curriculum to meet children’s and families needs. Educators acknowledge all children as capable and competent learners who bring cultural knowledge and unique ways of being to their learning. Educators appreciate individual differences and the needs of each child. Preschool educators support children towards building resilience, skills for life and support development and progress for future learning and education. Secure, respectful and reciprocal relationships and partnerships are important and valued at Flying Fox Mobile Preschool. If there is anything that you wish to discuss, please do not hesitate to ask educators, as we are happy to assist you and your child in any way we can. Open and consistent communication is the key to a great working relationship and we invite you to share your child’s journey and magic moments with us at Preschool. We are here to make your child’s time a happy, memorable and enjoyable experience.