10 Best Pre/ Play Schools For Your Kids In India

Play Schools For Your Kids In India

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As parents of this generation, you are more concerned than ever regarding your child’s future. Preschooling is no more considered a luxury. It is considered now as the very first foundation to your child’s formal education. Therefore, to find a suitable preschool, you need to invest considerable amount of time and effort.

Often, the choice and criteria to rate a preschool as a “best school” varies from parents to parents. The fee structure, infrastructure, value for money, curriculum, accessibility, timing, teacher-student ratio, hygiene, personal attention etc. are few of the parameters.

Here we have compiled a list of top 10 play schools in India.

Please note that these are listed in random order and it does not indicate preference or popularity.

1. Euro Kids:

“Euro kids” is a well-known chain of preschools in India, founded in 2001 and operating in more than 800 centers in more than 300 towns across the country.

  • Website: www.eurokidsindia.com
  • Email: eurokids_vakola@yahoo.co.in
  • Phone: + 91-22-61565656

The Preschool Offers:

  • Curriculum based on Playway and Montessori methodologies.
  • Playgroup admission available for most part of the year.
  • Programs – playgroup, nursery, junior kindergarten and senior kindergarten.
  • Monthly theme based learning to help your child build cognitive, language, motor and social skills and self-esteem.
  • Joyous environment, child-friendly equipment, enticing toys and scientifically designed games to aid in learning.
  • Active parental involvement in school activities.

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2. KidZee:

Being a network with more than 1350 centers operating across 500+ cities, Kidzee is the largest preschool chain in Asia.

  • Website: www.kidzee.com/
  • Email: kidzeeandheriwest@gmail.com
  • Phone: +91-22-40343900

The Preschool Offers:

  • Customized, theme based curriculum named as iLLUME, which is designed to nurture your child’s unique abilities.
  • Programs – playgroup, nursery, junior kindergarten and senior kindergarten.
  • ‘Illuminaire’ training for the teachers.
  • Campuses with experiential learning spaces, sensorial learning equipment and spaces.

3. Kangaroo Kids:

The school was founded in 1993 in Mumbai. The school boasts of over 80 schools across different cities in India, along with centers in Dubai and Maldives.

  • Website: www.kkel.com/common/home.htm
  • Email: palihill@kangarookids.co.in
  • Phone: +91-22-42013000

The Preschool Offers:

  • Integrated curriculum based on active and experiential learning.
  • Teacher-student ratio varying from 1:6 to 1:12
  • Programs – playgroup, nursery, junior kindergarten and senior kindergarten.
  • Open entry policy without filtering process to ensure that every child gets an opportunity.
  • Admission to children with special needs.
  • A parent-partnership model based on high parental involvement.
  • Early education programs ranging from toddler programs to senior kindergarten.
  • Facilities such as play area, audio video room, craft rooms, etc.

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4. Podar Jumbo Kids:

Being a wing of the Podar Education Group, this was established in 1927 and imparts education at various levels. Podar Jumbo Kids boasts of more than 80 centers across major cities of India.

  • Website: www.jumbokids.com/
  • Email: jumbokids@podar.org
  • Phone: +91-22-26465393

The Preschool Offers:

  • Curriculum based on Playway methodology.
  • Teacher-student ratio ranging from 1:7 to 1:10 depending on the program.
  • Programs ranging from toddler to senior kindergarten.
  • A unique philosophy named as ‘Kiducation’ nurtures children and creates environments for growth and development of the children.
  • Activities such as water play, parachute play, sand play, dramas, puppet shows, field trips and more.
  • Active parental involvement.

5. Shemrock Preschool:

Founded in 1989, Shemrock preschool is India’s first preschool chain. The school is promoted by India’s leading educationists with over 100 years of combined experience in the field of education. It boasts of over 330+ branches across India and abroad.

  • Website: www.shemrock.com/
  • Email: info@heritage.shemrock.com
  • Phone: +91-11-43433300

The Preschool Offers:

  • Unique Shemrock thematic curriculum.
  • Adult-student ratio of 1:10.
  • Programs – playgroup, Montessori 1 and Montessori 2.
  • Colorful, chirpy and air-conditioned classrooms.
  • Multimedia and Internet based teaching along with other innovative techniques.
  • Activities like painting, rhyming, singing, clay modeling, block building, fancy dress, etc.
  • Mid-day meals which consists of one milk preparation and one fruit.
  • Festivals, celebrations, summer camps and picnics.

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