Bangalore has plenty of international and premium play schools widespread across the city. Yet, due to enormous options, there is a lot of ambiguity to narrow down on the best schools. Pre-schools play an important role in building the right foundation for your child’s independence and basic learning.
So, here we are to help you narrow down on the best preschool for your child in Bangalore. Please, check out this list:
Indus Early Learning Centre (Whitefield):
The school follows integrated learning methodology and has a Montessori style of teaching. Kids between 2 to 6 years of age can seek admission in this school. The best part about this school is its highly stimulating environment for the young toddlers to unwind and grasp new teachings.
The student-teacher ratio is also optimum which is 1:10. Meals and snacks are provided in the school. There is an availability of school transport and the kids are also taken out on field trips for fun.
132/D, ECC Road, Whitefield, Bangalore. Pincode: 560066. E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org. Phone: 080-28457078, 9739200007.
This school was established in the year 2008. It has a full-fledged daycare as well that entertains kids from as early as 1 and a half month old to 12 years. WeCare has around 12 centers in Bangalore and one centre in Hyderabad.
WeCare is the best daycare cum preschool in India as was quoted by Katalyst research for the year 2017. It is also 100% quality audited as is certified by Early childhood association of India.
WeCare has been ranked one of the best play school for 7 consecutive years from 2010 to 2017 by Education World Magazine Survey.
WeCare Head Office
No. 1568, 3rd Floor, 1st Sector, HSR Layout
Outer Ring Road
Bangalore – 560 102.
Phone: (080) 6570 – 4414; (080) 2572 – 5480; 1800-3010-5630
(W1) WeCare Whitefield
Plot No. 1, NR Enclave
(behind ITPL Big Bazaar)
EPIP Zone, Whitefield, Bangalore – 560 066.
Phone: (080) 6541 – 6555
(W2) WeCare Sarjapur Road
No. 14 & 19, Ground Floor, Prestige Pegasus
(next to Total Mall)
Sarjapur Road, Bangalore – 560 037.
Phone: (080) 4203 – 9797
Podar Jumbo Kids Plus (HSR Layout):
It is one of the oldest schools that was established in the year 1927. The school has over 90 years of existence and now has 102 branches all over India. Mahatma Gandhi (the father of the Nation) was the very first president of the Anandilal Podar Trust.
The school teaches through the following activities:
Hand Stimulation: It is done involving activities making use of sound, sight, touch, etc.
Head Thinking: By encouraging open questioning to satiate the curiosity of young kids.
Heart Nurturing: The curriculum is designed to develop the EQ of the kids to bring in the desired emotional intelligence in them.
Head Start Montessori House of Children, 32(P), 16th Main, 4th Block, Koramangala
Bangalore 560034. Phone: 080 25537025, +91 96635 35186. Email: email@example.com
Klay Pre School:
It is a national chain of preschools that serve the age group from 1 year to 10 years. The school provides very good quality infrastructure and teaching standards.
The school believes in following these three approaches:
• The Theory of Multiple Intelligence: Intelligence can be substantiated by different ways and styles of learning. Hence, the kids are taught using multiple approaches.
• Inquiry-based learning: The kids are encouraged to ask as many questions as they can.
• Experiential learning: Many problem solving and decision-making activities are done to build on the kid’s individual strengths.
Founding Years, Survey No. 31/1, Seetaramapalya Village, Mahadevapura, K. R. Puram Hobli, Bangalore – 560048. E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Headstart Montessori House of Children, Koramangala:
The school caters to the needs of children falling in the age group of 2 and half years to 6 years. There is also a program to address the kids from 15 months till up to 3 years. The teaching methodology is a Montessori style of learning.
The school believes in the philosophy of Maria Montessori who truly loved and respected the children. There are two branches – one is in Whitefield and the other one is in Koramangala.
Head Start Montessori House of Children, 32(P), 16th Main, 4th Block, Koramangala, Bangalore 560034. Phone: 080 25537025, +91 96635 35186
This school was established 12 years ago. The school has dedicated well-made indoor and outdoor learning spaces. The teaching is done through open-ended discussions, spontaneity, discovery, etc.
#3367/K, 13th Main, HAL 2nd Stage Opp.BSNL office, Indiranagar, Bangalore – 560008. Phone: 080-41300836/37, For Admissions : +91-9148146447
Sesame Street Play School, HSR layout:
Sesame Street was established in the US in the year 1969. Today, it is spread across 150 countries making it one of the most popular schools on a global scale.
The school was started in India in the year 2006. The school targets kids who fall into the age group of 2 to 6 years. It also has a beginner’s program that targets small kids from 1 to 2 years of age group.
The teaching curriculum involves the use of phonetics for learning words. For learning numbers, the concept of quantity is used to teach the kids. The teachings are inspired by the theories of Piaget and Howard Garner.
Sesame Schoolhouse Pvt Ltd, 153,1st floor, Okhla Phase III, New Delhi 110020. Phone: +91 11 46508425, Email:email@example.com
It is indeed one of the most popular play schools all across the nation. The curriculum is very interesting with modern techniques and fun-based learning. The school caters to the age group from 1.8 years to 6 years.
No.63/64, 4th ‘A’ Cross, Between 2nd&3rd Main, Hig, RMV 2nd Stage, Dollars Colony, Bangalore – 560094. Phone: +91-9482090028
Fun and Learn (RT Nagar):
The school has a seating capacity of 25 kids per class. The infrastructure is made well and the classrooms are well-ventilated and airy. There is a lot of emphasis given to arts, music and dance. There are plenty of sports activities too for little toddlers including swimming.
No. 455 (new No. 15), M.M.Layout, Kavalbyrasandra, P.O. R.T. Nagar, Bengaluru – 560032,
Karnataka. Website: www.funandlearn.in, Email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Magical Years (Kodigehalli):
The school follows the Montessori style of learning. The environment is made so soothing yet stimulating that it allows the natural rhythm of the child to develop.
There are plenty of sports too for the kids to grow and develop. The sports include basketball, football, mini-tennis, hockey, swimming, etc. Activities involving coordination, balance and motor skill development are also encouraged to contribute towards the physical development of the child.
183/4 Tindlu road, (off Bellary Road, Hebbal) Kodigehalli, Vidyaranyapura Post, Bengaluru 560097. Phone: +91 80 2364 6122, Mobile : +91 99160 01144. E-mail: email@example.com, Website: www.themagicalyears.in
These were some of the best play schools in Bangalore. These playschools have multiple branches all over the city. But, a lot depends on the franchise owner and the management of the school despite it being a popular chain or a brand.