Sited at Velachery in Chennai, Kangaroo Kids Preschool is part of Kangaroo Kids Education Ltd, which boasts 55 Kangaroo Kids preschools and 18 Billabong primary-secondaries countrywide. Led by well-known educationist Lina Ashar, KKEL’s focus is on customizing learning, given that each child is unique and learns differently. The school ensures that every child obtains basic education, thus preparing them as confident keen learners in the vital years of their growth by offering them high quality holistic education.
Kangaroo Kids, Velachery hosts a well stocked library, a computer room, an indoor playroom, gym, outdoor jungle gym, sand and water play area, traffic park, music room and an audio and visual room. The school campus offers superior quality teaching-learning facilities as well as plenty of outdoor and indoor playing equipments in a well maintained play area.
The school curriculum primarily focuses on Brain Research and other innovative learning methods based on effective first hand practical learning. Their techniques include: - Multiple Intelligences: This technique of education aims at applying a child’s intelligence equally in all areas. Unlike old school methods, this theory facilitates a student to groom himself in subjects such as arts, music and social behaviour along with logic, verbal and math skills. - Theme Based Learning: Aims at amplifying a child’s education through Theme basedproject. The process includes all-round tutoring in maths, active play, music/rhymes/songs and, thus helping children boost their creativity and providing them with different ways to enhance their conceptual development. Bloom’s Taxonomy: This concept aims at teaching a child to utilize his/her knowledge in a broader platform and delve into reasons in detail about every topic given to them from all possible perspectives.
The new term begins in the month of June and admission forms can be availed from the school office. For detailed fee schedule, please get in touch with the school counsellor. The age criterion for admission to Playgroup is 1.6 years to 2.5 years, 2.6 years to 3.5 years for Nursery, 3.6 years to 4.5 years for Junior K.G. and 4.6 years to 5.5 years for Senior K.G. Admission requirements include: 1. Two passport size colour photographs of the child. 2. One certified copy of child’s Birth Certificate.
Kangaroo Kids, Velachery, has been ranked among the top 20 preschools in Chennai by the EducationWorld India Preschool Rankings 2017-18.