The Adelaide Miethke Preschool Handbook provides you with the detailed information you need to know about starting kindergarten.

Parent information handbook

Parent Information Handbook

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Philosophy statement

Philosophy Statement

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Enrolment Information

Families wishing to enrol their child at Adelaide Miethke Preschool are welcome to complete a registration form. Places are offered according to the Department for Education guidelines. Families living within the local area will be offered a place in the first round of offers made in August each year. Where vacancies exist places may be offered to families living outside the local area from September. Please contact the centre for more information.

To find your local preschool go to

Registration for Adelaide Miethke preschool

Kindergarten Priority of Access

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Parent information handbook

Newsletter - January

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Parent information handbook

Newsletter - February

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Session Information

Children in South Australia are entitled to 15 hours of preschool a week in the year before they commence school.

Children who turn 4 years of age before 1 May and will begin preschool in Term 1. Children turn 4 after this date will commence preschool the following year. Further information is available from our staff.

Operating times for Preschool

Group 1: Monday & Tuesday
8:30am – 3:30pm
In addition Group 1 will have 5 full-day sessions on Friday in Term 3 (week 1-5)

Group 2: Wednesday & Thursday
8:30am – 3:30pm
In addition Group 2 will have 5 full-day sessions on Friday in Term 3 (week 6-10)

Occasional Care

Occasional Care sessions are available:

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday: 8:45am – 11:45am

Sessions are available for children aged under 2 years and for those aged over 2 years.

Centre policies published on this website are for both preschool and occasional care programs. Please take the time to read these.

More Information

Further information about Occasional Care can be found in the information booklet below.

Please contact our Occasional Care staff to register – phone 84456936 (before noon Monday – Thursday).


Playgroup Information

Playgroup is a great way for families to meet each other and for children to play in a safe environment.

Our Playgroup operates each Friday morning during term time from 9:30am to 11:30am.

Families are asked to bring a healthy snack, water and hats for outside play. Playgroup is $2 per session.

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