Kindergarten, known as kindy, is a part-time educational program that promotes social, emotional, physical and cognitive development and wellbeing for children in the year prior to formal schooling, delivered using an approved kindergarten learning framework.
Watch the following videos to find out what a quality kindergarten service is and what the day-to-day workings of a typical kindy room looks like.
Use this information to learn more about approved kindergarten programs in Queensland.
What is kindy?
Learn about the importance of kindy as part of a quality early childhood education.
State Delivered Kindergarten
Learn about State Delivered Kindergarten programs in remote and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities.
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