Top 10 Play/Pre Schools In Hyderabad

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Pre-schooling has become an absolute pre-requisite to secure admissions in a primary school, especially for the children residing in the metros of the country. Moreover, pre-schooling helps set the very first concrete step in building a child’s future. A right Pre-school will provide necessary ambience and tools to nurture a child’s social, educational, intellectual, cognitive and emotional developments.

Finding out a pre-school that suits your child’s needs is indeed a herculean task. There are many criteria and priorities parents have as well as the needs would vary from child to child. Parents’ preferences are usually based on curriculum, ambience, facilities, child-teacher ratio, location, price and many more.

Top 10 Play Schools In Hyderabad:

We have compiled a set of top 10 pre-schools based in Hyderabad. All these have been rated high by various educational websites and personal reviews by parents in various forums or in person.

1. Globe Tot’ers – A Birla school (
Gachibowli, Jubilee Hills)

  • Website: www.globetoters.com
  • Tel: 040 23000 525
  • Mobile: +91-8008288423
  • Email: admissions_gb@globetoters.com
  • Working hours (preschool) 9 am to 12.30 pm, after school available till 6.30 pm
  • Two schools in the city situated at Jubilee Hills and Gachibowli.

The Pre-School Offers:

  • Curriculum: Thematic and explorative designed by Birla, as an outcome of years long research.
  • Child – Teacher ratio: 8:1 for nursery, 12:1 for Kinder Garden
  • Various learning centers designed within each classroom considering multiple intelligence of the child and to help child learn through the most suitable way.
  • Primarily focuses on pre-schooling, extended after-school available for children between 2-8 years.
  • Encourages constant parent involvement and volunteering.
  • Very friendly, approachable and qualified teachers and staff.
  • Healthy and child friendly meals/snacks included.
  • High on hygiene and safety.
  • Spacious classrooms and a/c available.
  • Outdoor play area, AV room, sick bay etc. available.
  • School transport available
  • Field trips included.
  • Higher classes are conducted at Open Minds school, functioning at Kolur.

2. Indus Early Learning Centre, Jubilee Hills:

  • Website : www.indusearlyyears.com
  • Mobile: +91-9177577700/ 8125250111
  • Email: kiran.kaza@indusearlyyears.com
  • Working hours – 9.30 am to 3 pm

The Pre-School Offers:

  • Curriculum: Inquisitive and explorative, divided into five areas such as language, numeracy, science, arts, personal and physical.
  • Child: Teacher ratio – 20:1
  • Qualified teachers and trained staffs.
  • Encourages strong parental involvement.
  • Takes kids with special needs.
  • Well-equipped classrooms and art areas.
  • Indoor and outdoor play area and swimming pool.
  • Qualified coach to provide swimming lessons.
  • Good safety measures and high on hygiene
  • Meals and snacks available in-house.
  • Provides field trips.
  • School transport available.
  • Designated drop and pick area,
  • Higher classes available at Indus international school.

3. Open Interactive (Jubilee Hills)

  • Website: www.oiplayschool.com
  • Email : info@oiplayschool.com
  • Pre-school run by Oakridge international.
  • Company Owned Company Operated branch is operating at Jubilee Hills.
  • Both day care and pre-school facility available: intake 6 months onwards.

The Pre-School Offers:

  • Curriculum: Explorative, theme learning called SPARKZ, based on music perception, science, visual arts, technology, life skills and value education.
  • Child: teacher ratio – 1:8
  • Open Interactive children are given special preference to Oakridge International School in various cities.
  • Very friendly, approachable and qualified staff.
  • Secured many awards for excellence.
  • School transport available.
  • Good outside play area and air-conditioned rooms.

4. Esperenza:

  • Website: www.esperanzacorporate.com
  • Branches operate from Banjara Hills and Gachibowli.
  • Gachibowli:
  • Tel: 040 – 4033 – 9990 | 040 – 6460 – 0808
  • communications@esperanzacorporate.com
  • Banjara Hills:
  • Tel: 040 – 6460 – 0606 | 0707
  • communications@esperanzacorporate.com
  • School timing: 9-12.30 pm

The Pre-School Offers:

  • Curriculum: Integrated approach – Playway and Montessori.
  • Highly preferred by IT parents as the NASSCOM tie-up offers a good package.
  • 24 hours day care facility, primarily concentrates on day care.
  • 12 hours schooling and day care combo plan for NASSCOM affiliated parents.
  • CCTV access to parents.
  • Air-conditioned rooms, not very spacious.
  • Outdoor play area is available at some branches.
  • School transport available.
  • Some branches provide Grade 1, however, no higher classes otherwise.