Bishopdale Community Preschool
91 Breens Road
Christchurch 8053

Phone 03 359 7606



Over November 2017- January 2018 the Education Review Office conducted an audit of our preschool.  Below are some of their main findings and a link to the whole report. 

  • Children are ppurposefully engaged, confident and happy. They experience positive and affirming intereactions with their teachers and other children. 
  • Teacher's respond to childen's needs, abilities and interests in meaningful ways
  • An extensive and well-resourced autdoor area actively encourages exploration, creativity and challenges. .
  • Bicultural understandings are hilghly evident in the environment and teaching practices. Centre staff are committed to affirming and celebrating the curltural identity of each child. 
  • Infants and toddlers have many opportunities to form close relationships with familiar adults within a calm enironment. 
  • Teaching is strongly informed by inquiry and knowlede building to provide rich and relevant experiences for children. 
  • Strong effective leadership is providing a culture of continuous impromvement. 

To access the full report click here