Frequently Asked Questions

Q: “What is 20 hours ECE? Do I qualify?”

  • The government subsidises all children who attend “Early Childhood Education” (ECE). If your child is 3, 4 or 5 and comes to Matua Plunket Kindergarten, we offer 20 Hours ECE
  • The cost is fully subsidised for up to 6 hours a day and up to 20 hours a week.
  • However, we do request a small fee to cover some of our other costs (optional)
  • Find out more about 20 hours ECE from

Q: “Can Parents Join Our Sessions?”

  •  Yes! We invite parents/caregivers to join in our sessions at any time
  • You may like to stay for the whole session or part of, if you have time to fill in
  • Younger siblings are welcome

Q: “As A Parent, How Do I Get Involved?”

  • Our centre would love your support

Q: “What is my child going to learn?”

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