Welcome to Hadlow Preschool


Mission Statement

To provide a balanced programme which promotes the holistic development of all children.

Opening hours:

The preschool operates from 8.30am to 12.45pm on Mondays and Wednesdays, and 8.30am to 2.30pm on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays.

2015 Term Dates (same as Hadlow School term dates):

Term 3: July 20-September 25

Term 4: October 12 - 16 December


The preschool has a maximum of thirty children aged from three to five years of age. 


Located in the Hadlow School grounds, the preschool is housed in a purpose-built building enclosed in a secure playground.  

ECE Funding:

The preschool offers the 20 hours of early childhood education funding that the government has made available to all children over the age of three. For more information visit the Ministry's website


Mrs Jenny Payton Dip. ECE  (Head Teacher)

Mrs Brenda Jones Grad Dip ECE, Dip Tchg (Primary), Higher Dip Tchg

Ms Annabel Dodgshun B Ed ECE

Ms Lyn MacLean (teacher aide)


Telephone 06 3706961

E-mail preschool@hadlow.school.nz