10 Best Play/Preschools In Bangalore For Your Kid

Pre-Play Schools In Bangalore  For Your Kid

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Pre-schooling plays a crucial role in laying a solid foundation for your child’s formal learning process. Many pre-schools offer engaging, interesting and stress-free experience. This helps in shaping your child’s mental, social, creative, physical, sensory and cognitive skills.

Regardless of which part of the country you live in, zeroing down on a suitable preschool for your child seems to be a challenging task. Unlike earlier, many parents are positive about enrolling a child into pre-schooling. Utilizing this change in the parental outlook on education, numerous small and big preschools are opening every year across the country.

Top 10 Preschools in Bangalore:

If you are a parent based in Bangalore, then the following list is something you simply cannot afford to miss.

We have compiled a set of top 10 pre-schools based in Bangalore. These have been listed according to the rankings given by educationworld.in, that reviews and rates schools across the country.

 

1. Indus Early Learning Centre (Whitefield):

Established in 2011, Indus serves as a feeder school to the main schools of the Indus Trust.

  • Website: www.indusearlyyears.com
  • Email: anushree.menon@indusearlyyears.com
  • Phone: 080-28457078, 9739200007
  • Address: #132/D, ECC Road, Whitefield, Bangalore – 560066
  • Working hours: 9.30 am to 3 pm
  • Admissions are open throughout the year

The Preschool Offers:

  • Inquisitive and explorative teaching methodology divided into five areas such as language, numeracy, science, personal and physical and arts.
  • Teacher-student ratio of 1:10.
  • Admissions to kids with special needs and a Special Educational Needs (SEN) program.
  • Well-equipped classrooms, Wi-Fi campus with interactive smart-boards, laptops for children, library, performing arts studio and fine arts studio.
  • Qualified teachers and trained staff.
  • Strong parental involvement.
  • Higher classes at Indus international school.
  • In-house availability of meals and snacks.
  • Indoor and outdoor play area and swimming pool.
  • Qualified coach to provide swimming lessons.
  • Field trips as part of the curriculum.
  • School transportation.

2. Head Start Montessori (Koramangala):

Founded in 1984 as a garage start-up, the school later moved to its own campus spread across more than five acres.

The Preschool Offers:

  • Teaching methodology based on the philosophy of Dr. Maria Montessori.
  • Teacher-student ratio of 1:15.
  • Admissions to Early Years Program from 15 months to 2.5 years and Pre-Primary program from 2.5 years to six years.
  • Montessori trained qualified teachers.
  • Learning experience planned through a wide range of Montessori activities, art, music and play.
  • Open play area with sand pit and an indoor play area with astro-turf.

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3. Neev (Indiranagar):

Established in June 2005, the school currently runs four centers across the city.

  • Website: www.neevschools.com
  • Email: school@neevschools.com
  • Phone: 080-41300836/37
  • Address: 3367/K, 13th Main, HAL 2nd Stage,Opp. BSNL office, Indiranagar,Bangalore – 560008
  • K1, K2 school hours : 8.30 am to 3.00 pm

The Preschool Offers:

  • Teaching methodology based on the theory of Multiple Intelligences (inter/intra personal, kinesthetic, linguistic, mathematical, musical and spatial development.)
  • Theme based integrated learning experience.
  • Teacher: Student ratio of 1:9.
  • Admission for 1.6 to six-year-old children.
  • Facilities such as well-equipped classrooms, playground and garden, fine and performing arts studio, computer room, well-stocked library, etc.
  • Full day program for K1 and K2.

4. WeCare (Sarjapur Road and Whitefield):

The school has tie-up with many corporates.

Sarjapur Road:

  • Email: w2@wecarelearning.com
  • Phone: (080) 3202 – 0772 / (080) 4203 – 9797
  • Mobile: +91- 9591468686
  • Address: No. 14 & 19, Ground Floor, Prestige Pegasus,Sarjapur Road, Bangalore – 560037

Whitefield:

  • Email: w1@wecarelearning.com
  • Phone: (080) 3242 – 8895 / 6541 – 6555
  • Mobile: +91-9900075049
  • Address: Plot No. 1, NR Enclave,EPIP Zone, Whitefield, Bangalore – 560066

The Preschool Offers:

  • Integrated teaching methodology based on the theory of multiple intelligence.
  • Admissions in the age groups of six weeks (day care) to six years.
  • Full day and half day schooling.
  • Well-equipped daycare and afterschool facility.
  • Nutritious meals.
  • Facilities like language center, science center, library, fine motor center, art center and space for sand and water play and indoor play areas with ride-ons, bikes, cars, tunnels etc.

5. KLAY (Whitefield):

Established by educational services organization Founding Years, KLAY is a chain of high-end preparatory schools in India.

  • Website: www.klayschools.com
  • Email: info@klayschools.com
  • Phone: 08065703057/41522150/28495252/+91 7022617921
  • Address: Plot 18B, Brookfield Main Road (Off ITPL Road), Whitefield, Bangalore, Karnataka.

The Preschool Offers:

  • A high-quality preparatory schooling program.
  • Teaching and learning philosophy based on experiential learning and multiple intelligence.
  • Focus on different abilities of a child that include linguistic, logical-mathematical, bodily-kinesthetic, musical, interpersonal, intrapersonal, spatial and naturalistic.
  • Teaching staff that undergo rigorous selection and a training process.
  • Classrooms equipped with CCTV cameras and access to parents to view their children real-time.
  • Teacher student ratio of 1:3.

6. Fun And Learn (RT Nagar):

Established in the year 1998, it is one of the top 20 schools in Bangalore as per the survey done by Education World, New Delhi.

The Preschool Offers:

  • A teaching methodology, which is a combination of Montessori and Kindergarten.
  • Trained teachers, who also have an opportunity to attend workshops.
  • Support staff, who treat kids with warmth.
  • An extensive play area of 2000sq.ft and a large sandpit which accommodates 20 children at once.
  • Bathrooms with hot water facility.
  • Freshly cooked food for lunch followed by milk and snacks in the evening.
  • Transport facility.
  • A day care from 9am to 6.30pm.
  • Innovative methods of teaching which involve singing, art & craft, role plays, outdoor games and fun activity sheets.
  • Teacher student ratio of 3:20.

7. The Magical Years (Kodigehalli):

Established in 2011, the school is located on the premises of premier sports academy, The Bhupathi Tennis Village.

  • Website: www.themagicalyears.in
  • Email: info@themagicalyears.in
  • Phone: 080-23646122
  • Mobile: +91-9916001144
  • Address: 183/4 Tindlu road, Kodigehalli, Vidyaranyapura post, Bengaluru-560097
  • Established in 2011
  • School timing: 8.30am – 1.30pm
  • Admission forms issued on a first come basis, no filtering of forms.

The Preschool Offers:

  • Teaching methodology based on Montessori.
  • Admissions in the age group 1.6 to six years.
  • Good parental involvement.
  • Nutritious snacks and drinking water.
  • Facilities like child-friendly furniture, a swimming pool, jungle gym, slides, swings, large tennis field and play area.
  • Transportation facility.

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8. Eurokids (RMV 2nd Stage):

It is a popular brand in India’s pre-school segment, with centers available across the country.

  • Website: www.eurokidsindia.com
  • Phone: 9482090028/9449116243
  • Address: No.63 – 64, 4th A Cross, Between 2nd & 3rd Main Hig, Rmv 2nd Stage,Dollars Colony, Bangalore-560094
  • Playgroup admissions open almost throughout the year. Admission to other classes closes by August 31 each year.
  • Admissions on first-come-first-serve basis.

The Preschool Offers:

  • Teaching methodology based on Playway and Montessori.
  • Monthly themes based on real-world sensory experience.
  • Admission to children from 1.8 to six years of age.
  • Facilities including bright classrooms, child-friendly furniture, common activities area, fun room, discovery room, AV room and play area.
  • School transportation.

9. Seed International (OMBR Layout):

The school was established in 2004 with an aim to prove that quality education makes a great difference at a young age.

The Preschool Offers:

  • An intensive curriculum which helps young learners develop into confident students.
  • Teaching staff, who focuss on each child’s personal development.
  • A curriculum that emphasizes on teacher-directed, independent, small group learning activities and experiences.
  • Hands-on learning through creative expression, math, art, language, manipulatives, outdoor learning, and dramatic play.
  • Socio-emotional learning.
  • Involvement of parents and families in all special events.
  • Field trips to zoo, farm, planetarium, science exhibitions and others.
  • Secure classrooms and surrounding areas to keep your children under constant check.
  • Strict sanitary, hand-washing and health policies.
  • Fitness and nutrition programs to develop a lifetime of healthy habits.

10. Oi Play School (HSR Layout):

It is one of the highly acclaimed International Baccalaureate schools in Asia.

The Preschool Offers:

  • A platform for global learning through pedagogy that is balanced with strong traditional values.
  • Emotional, social and intellectual grooming to develop a lifetime of healthy habits.
  • Involvement of parents in fostering creativity, encouraging independence and instilling confidence in children.
  • Aesthetically designed, bright classrooms and functionality.
  • Open space for outdoor activities.
  • Best teacher-student ratio.
  • A safe and secure environment that stimulates and challenges a child.

We hope the above information will be helpful in your hunt. Always remember that facilities, fee structure, quality etc. would vary from center to center. We would advise parents to pay a personal visit to the schools before making a final decision.

Good luck and happy learning for your little bundle!

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  • Niharika

    Hi, yes….there may be many schools that perform a good job. However this article being Top Ten of those, we have limited to just those.

  • Niharika

    Yes, you are right. There are many school that might provide a great foundation for the kids. However we have just listed out Top Ten out of all the schools and our list is according to the Education World – http://www.educationworld.in/rank-preschool/bengaluru/2015.html

  • Niharika

    Hi Sulekha… yes, you are right. There are many school that might provide a great foundation for the kids. However we have just listed out Top Ten out of all the schools and our list is according to the Education World – http://www.educationworld.in/rank-preschool/bengaluru/2015.html