Gunnedah Baptist Child Care Association Limited. Trading as

Gunnedah

Hours 8.00-3.30 . Catering for 3-5 yr olds . 6742 1805

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Preschool Information Evening and Open Day


Every year we open our doors to prospective students and parents to come, ask questions, meet staff and play. This year we will hold Open Day on Friday 27th October from 9.30am till 11.00am

We also offer new parents the opportunity to come along for an information evenings prior to Open Day. This evening  provides parents with an o… Read More

Excursions


This year we have already planned 2 excursions. Friday 28th April we will be travelling to Tamworth by bus to see “Dairy of a Wombat”. Also on Thursday 1st June , both the Blue and Yellow Rooms will be singing in the Gunnedah Eisteddfod.  This year we have chosen a song called “Are You Ready” where will b… Read More

Incursions


Each year we invite educational, age appropriate performer’s to come to our preschool. So far this year we have hosted ”Gwenda Stanley” who taught us about Aboriginal culture, “Safety with Dogs” with our friend “Luke” the Labrador and “Troppo Bob” who showed us magic tric… Read More

Obstacle Course


At the end of 2nd term, the Fundraising Committee organise an Obstacle course week. Families were invited to canvass their neighbourhood for sponsors, then come and watch as their child completed the laps of the course.  While it was an great way to raise money, the best part of the week was watching the children as they laughed all the way aro… Read More

Alkira Excursion


Each term, the children go on an excursion to Alkira, one of our Aged Care Facilities.  The Children sing songs for the residence and then stay for a chat.  The residence and the children all gain so much enjoyment from the experience.  We  look forward to doing this every  term.… Read More

Special Children’s Church Service


Every year, the congregation from the Baptist Church, invite the Preschool Children to come to Church and sing for them.  The children always very excited to receive this invitation and practice their songs all term. The whole service is focused around the Children and after, we are able to stay, play and enjoy the amazing morning tea which … Read More

School Holidays


The preschool operates according to the public school calendar.

Our year began on Friday 30th January 2017, with 1st term finishing on Friday 7th April. This year 2nd term will commence on  Monday 24th April, but we will be closed on ANZAC Day 25th April. Our doors will then re-open on Wednesday. 2nd term will finish on 30th Ju… Read More

Preschool Graduation


On 24th November our annual Preschool Graduation and Concert will be held at St Xavier’s Hall at 5:30pm. A great night will be had by all our preschoolers families starting with a BBQ at 5:00pm with the concert to follow at 6:00pm.… Read More

Our New Green Room


We have started the building of our new Green Room and expect that this will be completed by the start of third term. The addition of this room has enabled us to offer the children in our school readiness program, 3 days per week.

Whilst waiting for the completion of this room, we have rented the Baptist Church hall for the Green Room on Mondays, Tuesda… Read More

Car Park


To help facilitate parking availability near the preschool and also foster a safer place for our preschoolers we have a car parking facility for use by the preschool community. Entrance to the car park is from Marquis Street.

When using the car park please follow the flow of traffic and be mindful of pedestrians, especially preschool students… Read More