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What hours are you open?
We are open Monday -Friday, from 7am to 5pm.
Holidays from 8am to 5pm.
What is your children-to-teacher ratio?
Our child-to-teacher ratio is 7:1 for young toddlers (2-3 years).
Our child-to-teacher ratio is 15:1 for our 3 year old to 5 years old classroom.
How many staff members are CPR and first aid certified?
There are a teacher/assistant in every classroom certified in First Aid and CPR.
Do you mix age groups?
No, for the safety and comfort of your child, we group children according to their age. In this way, we can guarantee age-appropriate activities and play.
What will my child be learning in your preschool?
We follow the ELDAS curriculum in line with the CAPS curriculum in Grade R.
What is your policy regarding sick children?
In order to keep our children, their families and our staff as healthy as possible, we require that any child with a fever, vomiting, diarrhea, or contagious disease be kept at home.
How do you communicate with parents?
The parents of toddlers and pre-schoolers receive a weekly journal that documents the weekly programme and other important notes. We also have the D6 communication system and WhatsApp class groups in place. In addition, we provide a weekly newsletter to share news, event information, and other notes with our parent community in this groups and on D6.
What security measures are in place to protect my child?
Your child’s safety and your peace of mind are of the utmost concern at Pikkewouter. Our facility is fenced in around the entire playground. All visitors must register in the office to gain access into our facility. We also have cameras installed in all the classrooms and on the playground.
Do you provide meals and snacks?
No, parents are to provide food and snacks for their child.