Hours Of Operation

The Preschool operates in accordance with NSW school terms as defined by the NSW Department of Education and closes for all public holidays. Children attend the Preschool for either three days per week between the hours of 8.45am – 3.15pm (Monday/Tuesday/Wednesday) or two days per week between the hours of 8.15am – 3.45pm (Thursday/Friday). The 2 day program is designed for 3-4 year olds and the 3 day program caters for 4-5 year olds. Drop off is from 9am and pick up 3pm (Monday to Friday) with extended hours available before and after those hours.


Extended Hours:

8:45am-9.00am and 3.00pm to 3.15pm (Mon/Tues/Wed)

8.15am – 9.00am and 3.00pm to 3:45pm (Thurs/Fri)

Preschool Curriculum

The curriculum and educational program of Elanora Heights Community Preschool is based on:


  • Our Philosophy
  • The Early Years Learning Framework
  • The National Quality Standards
  • Current theories and research
  • The interests, needs and development of the children
  • Collaboration with families and the children voices