Preschool


Our long-running, licensed, and inclusive preschool provides a warm, caring, multicultural environment for 3-5 year olds.  All three teachers are experienced and certified Early Childhood Educators.

We are also excited about the Pre-K program which develops colouring, drawing, counting and handwriting readiness.  More information about this award-winning curriculum “Get Set for School” is available at www.hwtears.com

To inquire about the programs please contact Andrea Geraghty at 604-713-1827 or email thunderbird.preschool@vancouver.ca   Teachers will be happy to help you complete your government subsidy application.


Morning Preschool (3-5 yrs)
Monday to Friday 9:00 AM – 11:45 AM (2.75 hours)
$140/per month

Kindergarden Readiness Preschool (3-5 yrs)
“Get set for school”
Monday to Thursday 12:15 PM – 3:00 PM (2.75 hours)
$112/per month

Now accepting waitlist applications for September 2023.

You must be on the waitlist to be given a registration time. Please call 604-713-1827 or email thunderbird.preschool@vancouver.ca for more information.


Meet the staff:

Andrea Geraghty, Preschool Supervisor
Andrea has just completed 30 years at Thunderbird Preschool. She was ECE trained at Kwantlan University College & completed her Special Needs training at Langara College.

Victoria Fung, Assistant Teacher
We are excited welcome the newest member of our teaching staff. Victoria recently completed her ECE training at Langara college and will be working on her Special Needs Certification this year. Victoria also has a BA in Health Sciences from SFU.

Marina Lee, Special Needs Teacher
Marina is returing for her 4th year at Thunderbird. She received her ECE, Special Needs and infant/Toddler Diploma from Langara College. She also has a BASc from UBC.

Kim Nguyen, Child Care Assistant
Kim has been a support teacher at TBird for several years and will be returning this year in her newly appointed position as Child Care Assistant. Kim recently received her ECE Assistant Certificate from CAPU.

 

 

Winter Hours of Operation

Monday – Friday 9:00 AM-9:00 PM
Saturday 9:00 AM-5:00 PM
Sunday & Stat Holidays Closed

The Fitness Centre & Front Office closes 15 minutes prior to building closure.

Family Day – Mon, Feb 20 10am-2pm – Check back for scheduled activities

Winter Registration

Winter registration (Jan-Mar programs) is on-going through vanrec.ca or during regular operating hours. Download for Winter 2023 program guide.

Online Registration:  Click here to see program list filter for *Thunderbird Community Centre

Upcoming Spring Registration (for April to June programs) and Summer Day Camps:

  • Catchment – Sat, Feb 25 9am
  • General – Sat, Mar 11, 9am
  • Summer Day Camp registration for out-of-catchment residents will start Sat, Apr 11, 9am
Contact & Location

Phone: 604-713-1818
E-mail: Thunderbirdcc@vancouver.ca

Partnerships & Sponsors

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Steve Nishi, Skeena Tennants Association