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Macedon Early Learning Centre  

4 Scott Street - Macedon VIC 3440

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About Macedon Early Learning Centre

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Nestled in the foothills of the Macedon Ranges, Macedon Early Learning Centre offers an idyllic country setting, delivering exceptional quality care and education for children aged six weeks to six years and includes a fully accredited kindergarten program.

Our dedicated team of educators deliver play-based learning programs that foster a love of learning in a safe and welcoming environment. Our programs are designed to be emergent in nature and are guided by the children’s interests.

Our learning programs are further extended by our events calendar which includes a range of excursions, incursions, community events, and cultural celebrations throughout the year to facilitate an inclusive and holistic understanding of the wider world.

Children’s learning and daily routines are documented and delivered via a safe and secure electronic platform to ensure families are informed and involved in their child’s day.

Along with our purpose built facilities that have been thoughtfully designed to create positive and enriched learning experiences, we provide healthy and nutritious meals every day and our talented cook can cater for any dietary requirement.

  • Service is open 7.00am-6.30pm, Mon-Fri (closed only public holidays)

  • Weekly Bush Kinder Program

  • Close to Calder Freeway

  • All meals, nappies and other essentials supplied

  • At the service your child’s development, routines and daily activities are recorded for you to enjoy and share via our StoryPark App. As part of our daily practices, we record information and observations that are designed to not only keep you informed, but to further extend on your child’s abilities, interests and strength

  • Our formal kindergarten program operates every day between 8.30am- 4.30pm and provides for the recommended minimum of 15 hours per child (for those that attend 2 or more days). Normal long day care programs and routines operate outside the kindergarten hours

  • Natural and open yard spaces, play all year round

  • Indoor outdoor program

  • Regular routine outings in the community

We invite you to tour our centre and learn more about our high quality curriculum and learning environments.

National Quality Standard Rating: Meeting National Quality Standard.

Long Day Care

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Pre-school

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6 wks to 1 yr S M T W T F S
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    • Long Day Care
    • $120 /day
    • for ages 6wks to 3yrs
    • Long Day Care
    • $115 /day
    • for ages 3yrs to 6yrs

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National Quality Standard Rating

Overall Rating - Meeting National Quality Standard (More)
Quality Area Rating
Educational Program and Practice Meeting National Quality Standard
Children's Health and Safety Meeting National Quality Standard
Physical environment Meeting National Quality Standard
Staffing Arrangements Meeting National Quality Standard
Relationships with children Meeting National Quality Standard
Collaborative partnerships with families and communities Meeting National Quality Standard
Governance and leadership Meeting National Quality Standard

NQS Rating last updated: 19-Jan-2022

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  • Communication with Parents
  • Environment & Facilities
  • Food Preparation & Nutrition
  • Health & Safety
  • Learning & Developmental Programs
  • Management Staff & Supervision
  • Value for Money
  • Warmth & Empathy towards children

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My children love Macedon Child Care Centre. Its obviously important to the staff to build good relationships with the children and families. A small centre with a focus on families, the girls have always been happy to have my children stay with each other after drop off when they first started and see each other if they wanted to during the day. They may not have the budget of the big national centres but they provide an awesome service and my children are very happy there. I love that we are always made to feel welcome and my children feel loved and comfortable.