Your Child

This will probably be one of your child’s first experiences outside the immediate family and friends and we know that your choice to come to us will mean an exciting, stimulating and joyous experience for you and your child

At Wendy’s and Hyde Park we provide opportunities for children to develop and practice social skills that are so important for a happy and satisfying life. Through group experiences children will come to understand and defend their own rights whilst learning to respect the rights of others and develop ideas and skills of communication. As a parent you are just as much a part of Wendy’s and Hyde Park as your child. We welcome parent’s input and discussions on issues of pre-school education, it’s aims and objectives and the means to achieving them.





Both compliment each other and support our belief that children learn best through play experiences; from their emerging interests and that experiences should be developmentally appropriate. We believe in allowing children the time to explore ideas and to choose from a variety of activities. This requires a flexible, adaptive and responsive approach to planning. It also requires careful observation of the children so we can build upon their interests and developmental needs. Read more..


Our Team

In every session we have trained staff who have either teaching qualifications or have extensive childcare experience.

We spend time talking to parents about their children and we like to provide many opportunities for families to have information about their child’s learning. So that the children settle better we take the time to allow children to “bond” with a staff member. We have the staff rostered on the same days during the year to strengthen relationships further. We have taken great care in choosing the staff at Wendy’s and Hyde Park. All of them have exceptional skills, are caring and nurturing and are dedicated to early childhood education and the children they teach.


Meet Our Directors

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Jane Parolin and Sam Payze

As directors of the business, we are both qualified Early Childhood Teachers and between us we have over 40 years experience in child-care, pre-school, junior primary teaching and management in Adelaide and Sydney. We welcome you to contact us to discuss any aspect of our Nursery Schools in further detail.