The Day-To-Day Running of Little Star
OPENING AND CLOSING TIMES
Little Star opens at 07:00 and closes at 17:30 sharp. There is also an Early-Bird service that is available from 06:45 each morning for which a nominal fee is levied. Little Star is open all year (during the school holidays) except for public holidays and for three weeks over the Christmas period.
Little Star offers a variety of extra-mural activities, including: Music - This activity is run by Aunty Liz who is a professional music teacher. The children learn about musical instruments, play musical games and learn new songs. Two concerts are performed every year: a Spring Concert and a Christmas Concert.
The children in Yellow Group also do a presentation at their Graduation Ceremony. Fees for music are included in the Centre fees.
Little Star also offers swimming classes, computer classes, ballet and 'Catrobat-kidz'.
Fees for these activities are levied by the service provider, independently of monthly Centre fees.
Children in Grade R visit the Amanzimtoti library once a week - usually on a Thursday.
Each class follows a daily programme the details of which can be found displayed in the classroom.
Breakfast is served at 08:00 If you wish your child to eat breakfast please ensure that they arrive before 08:15. Breakfast cannot be served to latecomers.
Lessons start at 08:30 Snack time is at 10:00 The children are then free to play in the garden. Lessons start again at 11:00
Red Group is served lunch at 11:45 Blue Group at 11:50 and Grade R at 12:00 Nap time follows lunch until 14:00. Afternoon snack time is at 15:00.