Discover Whizz Kidz, an exceptional pre-school nestled in the heart of Farningham Ridge, Pinetown. Situated conveniently near the M13 and M7, we offer a nurturing environment for children from infancy to grade R. Additionally, we provide aftercare services to students from Benjamin Pine Primary School.
A World of Learning and Play
At Whizz Kidz, we're committed to fostering the holistic development of every child in our care. Our dedicated staff ensures that children have access to a wide array of indoor and outdoor equipment tailored to their unique needs, age, and abilities. Through a blend of structured activities and free play, we provide a strong educational foundation that prepares children for their journey into Primary School.
Engaging Daily Routines for All Ages
Our daily routines are thoughtfully crafted to cater to children aged 2 years to Grade R. These routines encompass a delightful mix of activities, including morning gatherings, movement sessions, themed worksheets, engaging discussions, and joyful songs. Every moment at Whizz Kidz is an opportunity for your child to learn, grow, and create lasting memories.
Education Through Play
At Whizz Kidz, we believe that play is an essential element of childhood education. It is woven into the fabric of our curriculum, where play supports the entire learning journey. Our experienced staff is dedicated to creating a nurturing environment where play fosters creativity, critical thinking, and a love for learning.
Explore Our Offerings
School Hours: Our doors open from 06:45 to 17:15, Monday through Thursday, and from 06:45 to 17:00 on Fridays. Please note that we observe closures on public holidays, during the Christmas and New Year period, and for three days over Easter. Detailed closure dates are communicated in advance.
Classes: Whizz Kidz offers a diverse range of classes, each focusing on a unique aspect of child development:
Communication, Language, and Literacy: We encourage children to expand their vocabulary, fluency, and understanding of written symbols. Our Grade R group is introduced to phonics, basic reading, and Letterland, a valuable resource for future learning.
Problem Solving, Reasoning, and Numeracy: Children become familiar with sorting, matching, counting, and sequencing activities, which form the foundation for mathematical thinking. Practical problem-solving and mathematical vocabulary are key components of our curriculum.
Knowledge and Understanding of the World: Our stimulating environment allows children to explore and experiment with different materials, encouraging them to observe characteristics, patterns, and differences in their surroundings.
Nurturing Comprehensive Growth
Personal, Social, and Emotional Development: At Whizz Kidz, we support children in building confidence, self-respect, and the ability to work both independently and in groups. Values such as sharing, cooperation, self-expression, and responsibility are woven into our daily activities.
Creative Development: Children have access to a wide range of resources to express their ideas, including art materials and tactile resources like playdough. These tools foster creativity, helping children explore color, shape, and texture.
Physical Development: Our playground and indoor facilities allow children to develop confidence in using their bodily skills. Activities such as climbing, balancing, fine motor skill development with crayons and scissors, and engaging games offer a diverse range of experiences.
For a more comprehensive understanding of our programs and how Whizz Kidz can support your child's educational journey, we invite you to visit our website. We look forward to being a part of your child's educational adventure.