TopKids Avondale is located on the corner of Lansford Crescent and Wolverton Street. We provide safe and respectful learning environments for tamariki. Our centre is committed to learning about the rich multi-cultural heritages of our centre and community. We support all of our children to thrive and grow to become confident, competent learners and we ultimately strive to be a home away from home for your tamariki.
Our team are experienced and passionate, ensuring children’s experiences are positive and memorable. Our diverse teachers plan responsive programmes, reflecting children’s current interests and dispositions, provoking new learning and extending on current knowledge.
Our spacious and attractive environments enable children to safely explore and make discoveries. Each room offers an environment that is specifically tailored to their age and development.
Our Little Huia Room cares for our infants from 3 months - 2 years of age. We have lovely intimate spaces and an outdoor courtyard, providing a safe space for our very young infants. Our infants are provided primary care in Little Huia, where one main teacher supports your child, providing consistent care and communication for your family.
Our Huia Room cares for our toddlers aged from 2 - 2.5 years of age. We have a lovely spacious room, which is set up to meet the needs of our growing explorers. We have a lovely outdoor area with gardens which we enjoy caring for. We encourage tamariki to continue to develop self-help skills and provide a language-rich environment which enables problem solving skills and encourages children to express themselves.
Our Piha Room cares for our toddlers aged from 2.5–3.5 years of age. The environment in our Piha Room is open and spacious. We have a lovely levelled outdoor area which offers space for our teachers to set up new and exciting experiences every day. Our Piha team is dedicated to supporting children in mastering their self-help skills and promoting readiness for school.
Our Karekare Room cares for our children, aged from 3.5–5 years of age. You will find our tamariki researching, revisiting learning and applying past knowledge to new experiences. We have a wonderful outdoor area, offering children space to explore and challenge themselves physically. Our teachers are focused on growing children’s knowledge around numeracy and literacy, offering children group times where experiences provoke thinking, problem solving and social competencies, constantly building on their confidence as they prepare for Primary School.
kind words from our parents
I have recommended this wonderful and extraordinary team to everyone that I have meet who is looking for infant, toddler and preschool care! The team is so helpful, friendly and understanding. I am so grateful for the short time that my daughter was there, the staff help her blossom and become school ready, with her development of her writing, numeracy and literacy skills dramatically increasing. My son is thriving with the connection to teachers and enjoying the social environment of making friends, showing caring and compassion in a warm and loving atmosphere. Discovering new and exciting things from festivals to farm animals, dinosaurs to nature exploring. HIGHLY RECOMMENDED!!!!!
My god daughter has been attending Topkids Avondale for just under 2 years now, and she absolutely loves it. Each morning she looks forward to coming to 'her school' and becomes quite excited when the Daycare comes into view when on our way in. She quite happily puts her bag on her back and skips to her room - way too cute. She attempts to communicate so much more and uses her words which is so exciting. Her bond that she has with her teachers and classmates is awesome and makes one feel that the choice we have made of having her attend TopKids Avondale, has been a good one!
My son has been going to Top Kids Avondale since he was 1 years old. We have had many positive experiences here and have always found the centre to be culturally inclusive with celebrations and encouraging involvement of family. My son has especially enjoyed the wonderful opportunities that he has had to create bonds and friendships with other children at the centre. Thanks for looking after our little man so well !!!
My daughter has been going for just over a year now. Amazing teachers who work closely with us as parents. My daughter loves attending topkids, she walks into her room puts her bag away and walks away saying bye mum with a big smile on her face. It feels like a home away from home for my girl and us too. Thanks for taking awsome care of her.
My daughter has been there since she was 1yo and now she is nearly 3. I am so happy that she is grown up as an independent girl. Topkids avondale has a great team to support my daughter’s learning. The manager and the teachers are so lovely and caring.
Our son has been here since he was 6 months old. It was very important for us to find a childcare that had very high standards to support a 6 month old prem baby. TopKids was an obvious choice for us since our daughter (now 6) went there. We are glad we made the right choice in TopKids. The staff are wonderful and genuinely caring. Thankyou.
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