Caring for and educating the children of Mount Waverley and surrounds since 1963.
St Luke’s Uniting Kindergarten offers small, flexible classes that encompass a variety of play-based learning strategies to stimulate your child’s development. Our experienced educators are caring and capable, and we pride ourselves on providing a personalised learning experience for children aged 3-4 years.
*We accept enrolments from outside of the City of Monash.
St Luke’s Uniting Kindergarten offers a wonderful array of natural and recreational features that encourage your child to develop and pursue their own individual interests. Unique infrastructure, such as our obstacle course, promotes child-led learning through play and socialisation, and our beautiful river bed and garden areas allow them to interact with the natural environment.
Our kindergarten also features:
At St Luke’s Uniting Kindergarten, your child will participate in a wide variety of indoor and outdoor activities that teach children about arts, culture, nature, and exercise. We nurture your child’s sense of adventure and imagination by providing play-based opportunities to develop their interests and social skills, and our variety of community excursions and incursions broaden their worldview.
Activities and features include:
We’ve been on exciting excursions to:
We also love to receive interesting, entertaining and educational visits such as:
We focus on empowering children to make healthy choices by offering lessons on nutrition, food safety, and cooking. Children are involved in the growth and preparation of our home-grown produce to encourage sustainable living, and learn the benefits of physical exercise through play-based activities.
We actively invite families to engage in their child’s early learning experience by participating in cultural celebrations, assisting with fundraising and volunteering, and talking to the children about exciting topics. We believe in fostering a strong sense of community to broaden your child’s understanding of the outside world and encourage you to join in on our various educational excursions and local activities.
Parents are invited to participate in:
We regularly engage with:
We also participate in the Smiles 4 Miles program encouraging good oral health and the Stephanie Alexander Kitchen Garden program.
We can have all forms of communication translated for families who speak languages other than English.
Our educators are experienced in working with children who live with a range of physical and intellectual disability or have experienced challenges and trauma. Our relationship with the St Luke’s Church also offers a unique resource for the care and support of families.
Registration forms can be submitted now for both 4 year old and 3 year old kindergarten places in 2019 and 2020 via the Monash Council which manages a centralised registration for funded 4 year old kindergarten and 3 year old kindergarten.
Forms should be returned to Council as soon as possible as kindergarten places are allocated in date order of receipt.
For more information or if you’d like to arrange a visit,, please Get in touch or call us on 03 9807 9710.
Fill out an expression of interest form with Monash Council, who manage enrolments on our behalfRegister your interest