News & Events

Open Day: May 22nd 2021

We are very excited to welcome all prospective families to our upcoming open day on Saturday May 22nd at 10.30am. We look forward to showing you our wonderful facilities, answering your questions about the program for 2022 and discussing our exciting new premises that is currently being constructed. We hope to see you there. Please see our event page on Facebook.

Enrolments Now Open for 2022 with extended hours confirmed.

Enrolments for 3 Year old and 4 Year old Kinder for 2022 are now open through the Boroondara Kindergarten Central Enrolments (BKCES)

Enrolments will only be accepted until June 25th, 2022. Please refer to the Enrolments page for more information on how the centralised enrolment system works and for the current fee schedule.

The hours for our 2022 program are as follows:

Tuesday 8:30am – 3.00pm
Wednesday 8:30am – 3.00pm
Friday 8:30am – 3.00pm
4 Year olds (19.5 hours)
Monday 9:30am – 3:00pm
Thursday 9:30am – 3:00pm
3 Year olds (10 hours)

Meet our Wonderful Educators

Karen Szabo: Kindergarten Teacher and Director.

Karen has worked at Canterbury Norwood Kindergarten for over 20 years and is the mother of 4 children. She is passionate about the early years, not just as a precursor for school but for the development of confidence, individuality and the skills appropriate for the age level.

Karen plays the piano and the children enjoy a rich and varied music program that involves songs, instruments and dance.

Lily Li: Education Assistant

Lily brings a warmth and positive energy to the Kindergarten. She is the mother of two teenage boys and has been working in early childhood education for over 10 years. Lily’s native language is Mandarin Chinese and she also speaks Japanese.

Lily is an amazing oral storyteller and loves to encourage the children to use their imaginations in developing their own stories. 

Lee Mohtaji: Lunchtime and Relieving Assistant

Lee brings a vibrancy and liveliness to the Kindergarten.  Her many talents include master balloon animal shaper, acrobat extraordinaire and sometime magician.  She is fluent in Mandarin and loves bringing joy to the children.