Waiwhetu 6 months - 5 years

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149 Whites Line East,
Lower Hutt,


Fees & Information


  • 6 months - 2 years
  • $240 per week
  • Full Time
  • 07:30am - 05:00pm                                                                         
  • 2 - 3 Year olds
  • $200 per week
  • Full Time
  • 07:30am - 05:00pm                                                                             
  • 3 - 5 Years olds
  • $95 per week
  • Part Time
  • 5 x 6 hour blocks

Billing Procedures

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

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. 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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