Why Choose Port Douglas Community Kindergarten
Port Douglas Community Kindergarten has been operating since August 2002 in a purpose built facility. We are an affiliate of C&K, which is our Central Governing Body. We are a not-for-profit organisation administered by a volunteer parent management committee.

  • Your child is guided by highly qualified early childhood educators with experience teaching grade Prep, One and Two who support your child’s curiosity, creativity, problem solving, resilience and real world knowledge and skills. Kindy is vital to help your child get ready for school.  
  • We are committed to ensuring your child progresses in all curriculum areas as well as focusing on creativity and social, emotional development.
  • Our beautiful, large outdoor environment provides a stimulating, natural, sustainable space where children are encouraged to engage, explore, discover learning.
  • We create learning environments where children feel loved, happy and secure and have the freedom to think and express themselves.
  • We embrace the diversity of children, families and communities.
  • We are located on the grounds of Port Douglas State School and have strong community partnerships.
  • The children have consistent days, hours, educators and friendship groups. 

Connect with us today
Phone: 07 4098 5811
Email: ​info@portdouglaskindergarten.com.au​
Visit: 4 Endeavour Street, Port Douglas, Queensland, 4877
(We are located within Port Douglas State School Grounds)

Licencing
The Port Douglas Community Kindergarten is an approved provider with the office for Early Childhood Education and Care and complies with the provisions of the education and Care Services National Law and the Education and Care Services National Regulation 2011. 

Further Information

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Our Mission Statement
The Port Douglas Community Kindergarten's aim is to provide a caring, supportive social learning environment for young children, to listen and to connect, to facilitate exploration and to enlarge their world though child-centred play-based activities.

Management

The management committee, which is made up of parents is responsible for the management of the centre in terms of general management and finance, staffing, maintenance, cleaning, grant applications and fundraising.


Port Kids Inc

Port Kids Inc is the incorporated body and the legal entity, Approved Provider and overseer of the building and its occupants. The Kindergarten program operates as a sub-committee of Port Kids Inc and is governed by the Port Kids Inc constitution. It is a requirement of that constitution that three (3) kindergarten sub-committee members be elected to the Port Kids Inc committee at the annual general meeting.