Many of these preschools offer nursery schools and junior kindergarten (JK) and senior kindergarten (SK) classes. To find preschools throughout Canada, view our list. To learn more about preschool education, check out our introductory guide.
Benefits of North Vancouver preschools
Preschool education in Northern Vancouver has many potential benefits. While this isn’t an exhaustive list, below are some of the main ones. Keep in mind, though, that these benefits will vary between preschool programs.
- Early learning: There are many well-known advantages of early childhood education, including inspiring a love of learning.
- Teachers: Teachers tend to have training in early childhood education. Many are Registered Early Childhood Educators (RECE).
- Social interaction: Your child will have lots of opportunities to interact with kids of different ages. This can help them learn, grow, and mature.
- Activities: Your child will be exposed to a wide range of activities, including art, music, dance, and sports.
- Structure: A regular routine can help children flourish.
- Elementary admissions: Preschools can help your child gain admission to elementary programs. Many elementary schools look favourably on preschool-educated kids.
- Easier transitions: Exposure to a regular routine early on makes for a smoother transition to formal schooling later on.
- Test run: Preschool can be a great way to try out a private education.
- Safety: Most preschools are a safe and highly supervised place of learning.
- Regulation: Preschools are licensed and regulated by the provincial government.
Frequently Asked Questions
How many North Vancouver preschools are there?
There are 2 North Vancouver preschools that are Our Kids trusted members.
How much is tuition at North Vancouver preschools?
Tuition fees for North Vancouver preschools range from $2,400 to $16,785 per year with an average tuition of $9,396 per year.
What’s the largest school?
Of the North Vancouver preschools, the largest is North Star Montessori Elementary School with 110 students in Grades PS to 7.
Are North Vancouver preschools good?
We interviewed both parents and students. You can read reviews about North Vancouver preschools on this page.
Is there a private school expo where I can meet with North Vancouver preschools?
Yes. You can meet with private schools and education experts at the Our Kids Private School Expos held every year in September and October. These events are designed for both parents and students. Find event details and ticket info here.