Welcome to Jacaranda Preschool


We are happy to welcome you and your child to Jacaranda Preschool.   This is a very exciting time in your life and we hope you have a rewarding and enjoyable year.

Jacaranda Preschool – Kingsway Drive was rated overall as “Exceeding in 2012 ” and Nebel Street as “Meeting the Standards in 2014” of the National Quality Standards set by the Federal Government in 2012, we are particularly proud of the Preschool as it continues to nurture resilient, knowledgeable individuals starting out on their organized educational experience.

This booklet has been prepared so families can best understand how the Preschool operates and how you can support your child and the contribution you can make to the Preschool.

If you have any queries, please do not hesitate to contact your child’s educators.

We plan to give your child an exciting and stimulating happy introduction to education by encouraging active learning through play.

Preschool is the first step in education as it helps children to:-


1. Use imagination and creativity in their work; and

2. Become independent learners amongst other things

3. Become an active and co-operative group member

4. Make responsible choices

5. Follow instructions


Jacaranda Preschool offers:

  • Two well equipped centres offering innovative educational programs which follow the national curriculum framework
  • Quality education and care for your child. 
  • Dedicated  qualified staff
  • The City of Whittlesea’s first Bush Kinder Program
  • Strong involvement within our local community 


Jacaranda Preschool acknowledges the support of the Victorian Government.