Funded Kindergarten Program
This kindergarten service is an approved kindergarten program provider under the Queensland Kindergarten Funding Scheme (QKFS).
Education Program – details
‘Listening and Learning together: C & K Curriculum Approach’/ELYF/QKLG
(information current as at:03/02/2020)
|Total daily rate:|
(list the minimum cost of the kindergarten program as a rate per day)
(Please contact this service for any subsidies available (e.g. Health Care Card Subsidy)
|Inclusions in the total daily rate:|
(list inclusions, e.g. food, sunscreen)
|Sunscreen, Kindergarten Program|
(list commitment required of child to participate in the kindergarten program)
|Minimum of 15 hours per week averaged per fortnight. Parents must give a minimum of 2 weeks written notice for cancellation of enrolments, otherwise fees will continued to be charged.|
Further discounts may apply if your child has a Health Care Card or Identity as Aboriginal/Torres Strait Islander.
You will receive One Invoices per term with the following amounts split into two payments. First payment will be due in Week 3 from start of the term. Second payment due in Week 6 from start of term.
|Terms||Total Amount||Payment 1||Due Date||Payment 2||Due Date|
|Term 1 2020||$767.50||$383.75||14 February 2020||$383.75||6 March 2020|
|Term 2 2020||$712.50||$356.25||8 May 202||$356.25||29 May 2020|
|Term 3 2020||$707.00||$353.50||31 July 2020||$353.50||21 August 2020|
|Term 4 2020||$707.00||$353.50||23 October 2020||$353.50||13 November 2020|
The above figures are based on child commencing on the first day of Term. Therefore amount to be paid may vary depending on start date.
Term 3 & 4 fees subject to change due to SEIFA rate increase at 1/7/2020.
Information about the Australian Government’s Child Care Benefit payments for eligible families is available at www.familyassist.gov.au/payments/family-assistance-payments.
Fee/Schedule & Levies
|Item and purpose||Cost/frequency||Tax deductible Y/N|
|Enrolement Fee - also includes the cost of all visitors and events at Kindy throughout the year.||$100 Once Only, Non-refundable||N|
|Membership Fee (one person per family, is required to be a member of the association)||$5.00 Once Only,|
Working Bee/ Fundraising Levy is refundable if you do one of the following things:
1. Hold a position on the committee
2. Volunteer for 3 hours at our working bee.
3. Volunteer at a Fundraising Event.
Approved Kindergarten Program Providers
As an approved provider, this service holds a current Queensland service approval for a centre based service, under the Education and Care Services National Law (National Law) or the Education and Care Services Act 2013, and an appropriate public liability insurance of at least $10 million. To be eligible to receive funding the service must provide a kindergarten program:
To children who are at least 4 years of age by 30 June in their kindergarten year
Delivered by a qualified early childhood teacher
Aligned with the Queensland Kindergarten Learning Guideline, or other education program approved by the Queensland Curriculum and Assessment Authority
For at least 15 hours a week, 40 weeks a year or a minimum of 600 hours over 37 weeks for services operated by non-state schools.
The Australian and Queensland Governments are providing subsidies to support the delivery of kindergarten programs. For more information, please visit the Department of Education, Training and Employment website at www.dete.qld.gov.au/earlychildhood or call 1800 4 KINDY (1800 454 639)
Any fee/invoices queries to be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org