Licensed Care (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.

Meet the staff:

Andrea Geraghty, Preschool Supervisor
Andrea is returning for her 29th year. She was ECE trained at Kwantlan University College & completed her special needs training at Langara College.

Marina Lee, Special Needs Teacher
We are so happy to have Marina returning for her 2nd year at Thunderbird. She received her ECE, Special Needs and Infant/Toddler Diploma from Langara college. She also has a Bachelor of
Science & Arts from UBC..

Kana Kudo, Special Needs Teacher
Excited to welcome the Newest member of our teaching staff. Kana has several years experience here in Vancouver, Japan and New York. She received her ECE, Special Needs and Infancy Toddler Diploma from MTI Community College. She also has her Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from Ritsumekan University in Japan and American University in Washington, DC.

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 (3-5yrs old)
Monday to Friday 9:00am – 12:00pm (3 hours)
$310/per month

Kindergarden Readiness Preschool
“Get set for school” (born in 2015)
Monday to Thursday 12:30pm – 3:00pm (2.5 hours)
$260/per month

Now Accepting Waitlist Applications for:

Now Accepting Waitlist Applications for: Fall 2019/2020/2021
Please email thunderbird.preschool@vancouver.ca for more information.

You must be on the waitlist to be given a registration time.

Contact: 604-713-1827 or email thunderbird.preschool@vancouver.ca

Registration Day

Catchment

Saturday November 23 @9:00am

Public and Online

Saturday November 30 @9:00am

Over the phone registration will be available Tuesday December 3 @9:00am

Hours of Operation

Fall Hours begin Tue Sep 3

Monday – Friday:  9:00am-10:00pm
Saturday: 9:00am-5:00pm
Sundays & Holidays: Closed

Labour Day: Mon Sep 2
Thanksgiving: Mon Oct 14
Remembrance Day: Mon Nov 11

Holiday Closure: Dec 21 – Jan 1 (Open Thu Jan 2, 2020)

*The office closes 30 minutes before the centre closes. The Fitness Centre closes 10 minutes before the Centre closes.

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