Waiwhetu 2-5yrs

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149 Whites Line East,
Lower Hutt,


Fees & Information


  • 2 Year Olds
  • $85.00
  • Part Time
  • 3-5 Year Olds
  • $85.00
  • Part Time
  • 5 x 6 Hour Blocks
  • Full Day Care
  • $230.00
  • Full Time
  • 7:30am - 5:00pm

*NB: From July 1st 2014, we only accept enrolments for children aged 3-5 years who are booking 5 x 6 hour blocks - minimum.

Billing Procedures

For security reasons all fees must be paid by automatic payment directly into the centre's bank account.

Automatic payment forms are available on enrolment or can be set up your own Bill payment option via internet banking.
Receipts are issued at the end of the each tax year or as requested.

NB: Fees are to be paid for 52 weeks per year. Fees are required regardless of statutory holidays, illness, family vacation times, or teacher only days (one annually).

Work and Income NZ subsides are available for families on low incomes.

Term 1-2-3 School Holidays

Shine Montessori remains OPEN throughout the first three terms of the school holidays; however, during school holidays the Montessori Curriculum will not operate during this time. A less structured approach to learning is adopted.

Christmas Holidays

We usually remain open throughout the year (except Public holidays). A notice regarding Christmas Opening Hours will be distributed in Term 3.

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