FAQs

Q. What is included in your fees?

A. On top of the exceptional personalised care, early learning and subsidised meals provided at The CubbyHouse New Plymouth, our fees include Pepeha books and Storypark.

Q. Do you offer 20 hours ECE?

A. Yes, The CubbyHouse New Plymouth is a government approved ECE programme. The Government funds the cost of children aged 3-5 years to attend early childhood education (ECE) for up to 20 hours a week. This funding is called 20 Hours ECE and is available for up to six hours a day for children in approved programmes, like our centre.

Q. Do you have a school readiness programme?

A. Our Transition to School Programme is integrated throughout our day to build a strong foundation of Independence and essential skills for children to transition to school as confident, capable learners.

Q. What is the settling process?

A. We have a recommended pre-visit plan that encourages a minimum three pre-visits, over two weeks to help you and your child transition to our centre.

Q. What are your opening hours?

A. We are open all year round, Monday – Friday 7.30am – 5.45pm, including school holidays and the Christmas/New Year period for your convenience. We’re closed statutory days only.

Q. What do I need to bring?

A. Our centre provides all food and water, wipes, sunscreen and bedding if your child requires a sleep.  We ask that parents provide nappies and formula, as well as suitable named clothing for the season, included 2 changes.