St Marks Preschool provides education and care for 24 children a day aged between 3-5 years.
St Mark's Church established the Preschool in 1974 for the benefit of families in the community and in 1995 became incorporated.
Funding is received from the State Government through the Department of Community Services.
The Preschool is a non profit organization run by a management Committee consisting of 5 nominated parishioners from the St Mark's Church and 4 parents of the children currently attending the service.
We are licenced by the NSW Department of Community Services and operate according to the NSW Childcare regulations.
The Preschool programme operates between 9am and 3pm.
Due to department regulations children are not allowed on the premises before 9am and must be off the premises by 3pm.
Days of Attendance
There are two groups:-
3 days- Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday
2 days- Thursday, Friday.
The Preschool operates during school terms. Holidays correspond with NSW Public School holidays and public holidays.
The Preschool consists of a team of dedicated people. The Preschool staff hold the following qualifications:
The Preschool staff hold the following qualifications:
Bachelor of Education (Early Childhood)
Diploma of Teaching