SANDTON

SANDTON & SURROUNDS PRE & PRIMARY SCHOOLS

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PARKTOWN l PARKHURST l CRAIGHALL l BLAIRGOWRIE l BORDEAUX l VICTORY PARK l HURLINGHAM MANOR

 

PARKTOWN

 

Little Lamps Pre-School

20A 7th Avenue, Parktown l 18 months to 5 & 1/2 years l 7h30 to 5h00 early drop off from 6h30 l 2 meals – breakfast and lunch with a healthy snack in between l 4 Terms l Holiday club if we have enough children attending Patricia – 071 382 7147 l hello@littlelamps.co.za l www.littlelamps.co.za

 

PARKHURST

 

Greenpark Nursery School

5th Street, Parkhurst l 3 to 6 years l 7h45 to 13h00 l Aftercare 13h00 – 14h00 l Terms: 3 l Pauline – 011 442 9128 l E-mail: greenpark@iafrica.com

 

Little Star Montessori 

57 15th Street, Parkhurst l 2.5 to 6 years l 8h00 to 13h00  l Terms: 3  l Laurie – 011 880 5819 l E-mail: laurie@littlestarmontessori.co.za

 

One of a Kind Playschool

17th 7th Avenue, Parkhurst l 18 months to 4 years l 7h30 to 17h30 l Hourly rates and holiday care available l Sam or Cherne – 082 895 2733 l E-mail: cherne@centreofhappiness.org.za

 

Parkhurst Primary School

102 15th Street, Parkhurst l Grade R to Grade 7 l 7h30 to 5h00 l Aftercare is available l Terms: 4 l Mrs Peterson – 011 880 3800 l E-mail: admin@parkhurstprimary.org.za

 

Rutland Playschool

2 – 6 yrs l 7h30 to 17h00 l 4 terms – holiday school except for December l Lunch and mid afternoon snack provided l Harrianne Wener – 011 880 5140 l harrijon@iafrica.com

 

The Collective Genius Centre – Home Schooling Tuition

59 6th Street, Parkhurst, Johannesburg, 2193 l ​011 028 6123 l 061 505 1773 l www.tcgcentre.co.za info@thecollectivegenius.co.za

 

CRAIGHALL

 

Academy for Kidz

116 Buckingham Road, Craighall l 4 months to 6 years l 6h30 to 18h00 l All year round l Meals and snacks provided l Natasha – 011 447 3544 l E-mail: academy4kidz@telkom.sa.net

 

Craighall Primary School

Grosvenor Road, Craighall l Audrey Wilson – 011 788 7223

 

Sheilagh’s Place

20 Buckingham Avenue, Craighall l 3 months to 6 years l 7h00 to 18h00 l All year round l Tel: 011 788 9521 l E-mail: sheilaghcogder@gmail.com

 

 St Teresa’s School (Foundation Phase)

Grade 00 – 3 (Grade 4 – 12 14/18 Keyes Ave, Rosebank) l 30 Rutland Avenue, Craighall Park l 07h45 – Finishing times are grade dependant l Aftercare available at an additional cost until 17h30 l 3 Terms l Holiday care l Tel: 011 442 9127 l E-Mail: juniorprimary@stteresas.co.za l Website: www.stteresas.co.za

 

Craiglands Remedial School

29 Rutland Avenue, Craighall Park l Mrs Turner

 

BLAIRGOWRIE

 

Busy Bee Nursery School

Caring for children for 40 years l well known by local schools l from 3 months to 6 years old l 6h30 to 17h30 l closed only December & Public Holidays l Linda Katz 011 789 8873 l busybee.lk@gmail.com 9 Gordon Avenue, Blairgowrie

 

Future Stars 

110 Standard Drive, Blairgowrie l 1 to 5 years l 7h00 to 17h30 l Open throughout the year and all meals are provided l Judy – 083 289 1849 l E-mail: futurestar1@outlook.com

 

Grannies House & Gardens

138 Barkston Road, Blairgowrie l Birth to 6 years l 7h00 to 17h00 l 3 Terms l Diane / Lettie – 011 784 7184

 

Thabile Nursery School

18 Olympic Road, Blairgowrie l Dee – 011 787 7331 l 083 305 4944 l info@thabilens.co.za l www.thabilenurseryschool.co.za l Ages: 000 – Gr R l Hours: 7h30 to 12h30 l Aftercare until 16h45 l Mid-morning snack provided

 

BORDEAUX

 

The Willows School (Pty) Ltd

49 Gardend Road, Bordeaux l 18 mths to Grade 7 l 7H00 – 17H00 l Meals provided: Lunch(aftercare) l 3Terms l Aftercare l Holiday Club l Jeanette – 011 787 8293 l info@thewillows-school.co.za l www.thewillows-school.co.za

 

Little Fellowship Playgroup

1 Linze Road Bordeaux l 011 787 4049

 

HURLINGHAM MANOR

 

 

BRYANSTON SOUTH l PARKMORE l BENMORE

 

BRYANSTON SOUTH

 

Baobab Montessori

West Hertford Road, Bryanston l 18 mths to 6 years l 7h30 to 5h30 l After care Lunch and Fruit snack l 3Terms l After care l Holiday club at an additional cost l Jessica – 011 469 7894 or 083 533 9401 l info@baobabmontessori.com l www.baobabmontessori.com

 

Little Ashford Preschool

From 3 months to 5 years l 07h00 – 17h30 l 3 Terms l Holiday care l Address/s: 262 Bryanston Drive, Bryanston l Tel: 011-568-1319 Option “2” l E-Mail: bry@littleashford.co.za l Website: www.littleashford.co.za

 

LAP Campus

The Campus, Cnr Eaton and Culross Road, Bryanston, 2191 (Entrance is on Eaton Avenue, not office park) l claires@thelap.co.za l+27 (11) 575 1116 l From 3 months of age to Grade 00 & R l Monday – Friday from 07:00 to 17:30 l www.littleashford.com/campus

 

Infinity College Primary

3&8 Curzon Road, Bryanston l Susan – 011 706 9658  l mel@littlecreations.co.za l www.infinitycollege.co.za

 

Little Creations Nursery School and Crèche

4 months to 7 years l Half day: 7:30 to 13:00 l Full day: 7:30 to 17:15 l Three term year with holidays in April, August and December. Also closed on public holidays l Holiday care is available during school holidays if required l Address: 3 & 8 Curzon Road Bryanston l Tel: 011-706 9658 or 011 462 0930 l E-mail: mel@littlecreations.co.za l Website: www.littlecreations.co.za

 

Paint Pots Playschool

88 Cambridge Rd, Bryanston l Candy – 011 463 3076 l paintpots@teachercandy.co.za

 

PARKMORE

 

Executots Crèche

79 14th Street, Parkmore, Sandton l 3 months – 4 years l Full Day: 7h00 – 17h30 l Half Day 7h00 – 13h30 l Open all year except for 3 weeks over the Christmas period l Tel: 011 784 7184 l Email: merle@executots.co.za l Website: www.executots.co.za

 

FasTracKids Nursery School

98 4th Street, Parkmore l 14 months to 6 years l Hours: 7h00 to 17h30 l 3 Terms l Meals provided l Bernadine – 011 783 4959 l E-mail: sandton@goftk.com

 

Field and Study Montessori

Louise Avenue, Parkmore l 22 months to 5 years l 7h00 to 14h00 l 4 Terms l Holiday care is provided l Julia Gorham – 083 600 6833 l E-mail: Gorham@mweb.co.za

 

Junior Colleges Tiny Town

85 First Avenue, Parkmore l 18 months to 5 years l 7h00 to 18h00 l 4 Terms l Holiday care l Meals and snacks provided l Bev O’Shea – 011 784 6713 l E-mail: tinytown@juniorcolleges.co.za

 

Sandhurst Preparatory College

81a Olympia Avenue, Avenue, Parkmore l 7 years and older l 7h00 to 17h30 l 3 Terms l Louise – 011 7840452  l E-mail: stepping@mweb.co.za

 

Stepping Stones Pre-Primary School

81a Olympia Avenue, Avenue, Parkmore l 14 months to 6 years  l 7h00 to 17h30  l 3 Terms l All teachers are trained in First aid l Meals are provided & holiday care is offered l Louise – 011 784 0452 l E-mail: stepping@mweb.co.za

 

The Park on 8th Pre-Primary

13 Eighth Street, Parkmore, Sandton l 2 – 5 years l 7h00 to 17h30 l Meals Provided l 3 Terms l (ISASA school) l After and holiday care l Our classes are small l Tarryn McMillan – 011 783 3169 or 011 783 3679 l E-mail: thepark@netactive.co.za l Website: www.theparkpreprimary.co.za

 

Babies First Day Care

105 Elizabeth Avenue, Parkmore, Sandton l 011 883 0421 l info@babiesfirst.co.za l www.babiesfirst.co.za l Ages: 0 – Preschool l Fresh Nutritious Snacks and Meals l Holiday Care available: 7 – 12 l Available for Party Hire and Kiddies Functions

 

RIVER CLUB l MORNINGSIDE l RIVONIA

 

MORNINGSIDE

 

 

The Playshop

Early Learning Centre l 3 Middle Road, Morningside l 18mths to Grade R l Hours: 7h00 to 5h30 www.playshop.co.za l info@playshop.co.za011 783 6606 l 082 457 1276 l Principal: Cindy Seach

 

Kids Town Pre-Primary School

Ernest Ullmann Park Recreation Centre, Alma Road, Morningside l 1 yr to 6 yr (school readiness) l Half, Full day, aftercare and holiday care programs l Jenna Beulich – info@kidstown.co.za

 

Kip McGrath Education Centres Sandton

Ernest Ullman Park, 1 Minto Road, Morningside Manor l kipsandton@outlook.com l www.kipmcgrath.co.za

 

Little Oaks

Sister school to Oakhill Pre-Prep situated in Bryanston, 7 Kildoon Road, Bryanston l 2 to 6 years including Grade R l 7h00 to 5h30 l Open all year round, closed one week in July and from public holiday in December l Meals are provided and holiday care is available if there is a demand l Cheryl – 011 463 7891 l E-mail: info@oakhillpreschools.co.za

 

Moms and Babes/Mom’s and Tots

Ullman Recreation Centre, Morningside l Melissa – 083 459 5379

 

Montessori Nosipho

26 Strelitzia Road, Morningside Ext 40 l 18 months to 6 years l 7h30 to 2h30 l 3 Terms l Holiday care: Depends on Demand l Chantelle – 072 719 0681 l chantelle@montessorinosipho.co.za l www.montessorinosipho.co.za

 

Morningside Pre-Primary

127 Coleraine Drive, Sandton l 18 months to Grade R l 7h00 to 5h30 l 4 Terms l Meals are provided and holiday care is available l Lisa – 011 706 1582 l E-mail: morningsidepreprimary590@gmail.com

 

Oakhill Pre-prep

47 Bauhinia Street, Morningside l 2 to 6 years l 7h00 to 5h30 l Open all year round, closed one week in July and from public holiday in December l Meals are provided and holiday care is available if there is a demand l Cheryl – 011 783 3108 l E-mail: info@oakhillpreschools.co.za

 

Opti Baby & Kids

75 & 77 Bowling Avenue, Morningside l 3 months to 6 years l Hours: 7h00 to 17h30 l Open all year round, close 1 week in June and after public holiday in December, meals are also provided l Lizelle Erwee – 011 656 3382 l E-mail: morningside@opti-baby.co.za

 

Pooh Bear Corner

7 Oleander Avenue, Morningside Ext 40 l 4 months to 3 years  l 7h00 to 5h30 l Open all year round, closed one week in July and from public holiday in December l Meals are provided and holiday care is available if there is a demand l Cheryl – 011 783 1548 l E-mail: info@oakhillpreschools.co.za

 

The Baby Hotel

124 Kelvin Drive, Morningside l 6 weeks to 4 years l 24 hours l Daycare 7h00 to 6h00 l Meals are provided l E-mail: johan@thebabyhotel.co.za l Lorraine

 

RIVONIA

 

Brite Beginnings Play School

61 Wessel Road, Rivonia l 1 to 4 years l 7h30 to 12h30 l 4 Terms l Holiday care available if there is enough of a demand l Anique – 083 457 4110 l E-mail: aniquevv@gmail.com

 

Crawford Pre-Primary Village

23 De La Rey Road, Rivonia l 3 years to 6 years l 8h00 to 13h00 – aftercare to 17h00 l Terms: 1 – 3 l Holiday care available if there is enough of a demand, we also provide meals l Lesley – 011 803 4906 l Admissions e-mail: dmartheze@crawfordschools.co.za

 

Mini Me Play School

29 River Road, Rivonia l 18 months to 4.5 years l 7h30 to 12h30 l 4Terms l Holiday care available if there is enough of a demand l Sue – 011 234 9881 l E-mail: minimeschool@hotmail.com

 

Nkowa Private School

Educating 21st Century Leaders Private School + Education Centre + Family Support l Grade 1 – 7 l Students Hours 6h30 to 3h00 l Aftercare is available l 4 terms l 7 Louise Terrace, Rivonia, Sandton l Ponnie Wessels – Tel and Cel: 011 234 2639 and 076 744 4339 l E-mail: figtree@nkowa.co.za l www.nkowa.co.za

 

Rivonia Preschool

32 Greenpark, Cnr. Wessels and 11th Street, Rivonia l Gill Jackson – 082 557 4422 l 18 months to 6 ½ yrs l Meals are provided l Open all year

 

EDU360 Vocational Academy and Specialist School

Block E Edenburg Terraces, Rivonia Blvd, Rivonia l hello@edu360.edcuation l 011 234 1212 – Michelle l www.edu360.education l 7:30 – 3:30 l We have a number of cool, fun clubs which run in the afternoons l hot meals available l We specialise in complex presentation of ASD, ADD, unique conditions that make learning challenging, and unusual combinations of diagnosis. We are special needs advocates; providing specialist remediation, optometry, occupational therapy, art therapy, clinical social support and educational psychology services.

 

WENDYWOOD l WOODMEAD l SUNNINGHILL l GALLO MANOR l PETERVALE

 

WENDYWOOD

 

Wendywood Primary School

Gr R – Gr 7 l Tel: 011 804 1804

 

Cherry Blossom School

Cnr. Rooseveldt Avenue & Haldane Cresent, Wendywood Johannesburg North l Elisha 071 370 1453 l E-mail: singh.elisha@gmail.com l Ages: 4 months to 6 years

 

WOODMEAD

 

Little Ashford Woodlands

Woodland Office Park; Woodmead l 3mnths to 5 years l 7h00 – 5h30 l 3 Terms l All meals provided Aftercare and holiday club available l Shani – wpark@littleashford.co.za l www.littleashford.co.za

 

Wonderland Nursery School

8 A Morris Street, Woodmead l 4 months to Grade R l 7h00 to 17h30 l All year round, close for the festive season December/January, we also provide meals including 3 snacks l Nadia – 011 803 6344 l E-mail: nvenditti@absamail.co.za

 

PETERVALE

 

LAP Petervale

33 Frans Hals Street l 4 months to 5 years l Half day 7 – 1 l Full Day 7 – 5h30

l All meals provided including breakfast – child friendly vegetarian meals l 3 Terms l After care l Holiday care at an additional cost l “Innovatively Equipping Your Child for the Future” l We use an amalgamation of the best modern and traditional teaching methodologies to raise out of the box thinkers l Hanri Nel – 011 234 0218 l hanrin@littleashford.co.za l Website: www.littleashford.co.za

 

SUNNINGHILL

 

Hugs & Kisses Educare Centre

1 Mirwani Road, Sunninghill Gardens l 3 months to 5 years l 07h00 – 18h00 (Monday to Friday) l Open all year round, only closing for 3 weeks over the December/January period l 011 803 4439 l Email: sue@hugsandkisses.co.za l Website: www.hugsandkisses.co.za

 

Junior College Sunninghill Nursery

67 Nanyuki Road, Sunninghill l 4 months to Grade R l 7am – 17h30pm l All meals are included, we are open throughout the whole year, fees include holiday programme l Tabitha Cairns – 011 234 7463 l E-mail: sunninghill@juniorcolleges.co.za

 

Sunninghill Akademie

75 Edison Crescent Sunninghill l 083 3918622

 

Sunninghill Park Nursery School

37 Naivasha Road, Sunninghill Park l 07h15  –  17h30 l 18 months to 6 years l 4 Terms l After care available l Meals provided l Offer holiday care, extra-murals activities offered, professional shows every term, school outings, concert, occupational/speech therapy offered l Gill – 011 803-3973 l E-mail:   sunninghillpark@neomail.co.za l Website: www.sunninghillnurseryschool.co.za

 

Lifestyle Montessori Pre & Primary School

780 Naivasha Road, Sunninghill l Sherry – 011 803 3247 l Shylet – 082 330 4542 l lifestyle.montessori2@gmail.com l www.lifestylemontessori.co.za l Ages: 19 months to Grade 7

 

GALLO MANOR

 

 

Lotus Montessori Pre-Primary School

2 Jukskei Avenue, Gallo Manor l 18 months to 6 years l 7h00 to 17h00 l 3 Terms l Holiday care available l Veena Lala – 011 804 5800 l E-mail: lotusmontessori@vodamail.co.za

 

Manor Pre-Primary

1 Umgeni Crescent, Gallo Manor l 2 to 6 years l 7h00 to 17h00 l Open all year round, closed public holidays and December l Beryl – 011 802 4721 l E-mail: info@manorpreprimary.co.za

 

MARLBORO l SANDTON l SANDHURST l ATHOLHURST

 

ATHOLHURST

 

Atholhurst Intervention, Multi-Educational and Home Schooling Centre

60 Dennis Road, Atholl l 5 -18 years l 08h00 -13h30 3 Terms l Diane Atkinson – 082 677 8389 l diane.atkinson@gmail.com l www.atholhurst.co.za

 

SANDTON

 

The LAP SANDTON
Cnr of North and Helen Roads Strathavon, Sandton l 07:00 am – 17:30 pm l 3 months – 5 Years l 3 Terms l Meals provided l All extra murals offered at the premises l The LAP SANDTON – 077 883 0141 l lindiel@littleashford.co.za l www.littleashford.co.za

 

BUCCLEUCH

 

Little Hearts Professional Educare Centre

2b Perth Street l Buccleugh, Sandton l 011 656 6179 l info@littlehearts.co.zawww.littlehearts.co.zaAges: 2 months to 6 years l Meals provided

 

FUNdamentals Buccleugh

 8 Twain Ave, Buccleuch, Sandton, 2090 l  011 802 4777 l 06:45 to 17:30 l From 3 months of age to Grade 00 & R l Monday – Friday from 06:45 to 17:30 l fun@myfundamentals.co.za

 

ILLOVO l HYDE PARK l BRAMLEY

 

BRAMLEY

 

 

Abacus Kidz Nursery School

3 months to 6 years l 06h00 am to 18h00 pm l Meals are provided l Open all year l After care available l Holiday Care available l It is an all-inclusive facility l 141 Corlett Drive, Bramley l Samaa Elsayed – 011 029 22 99 l www.abacuskidz.co.za

 

Fairways Primary School

Cnr Corlett Drive and Irene Rd, Fairway l 7:30 – 14:00 l GRADE R – 7 l Aftercare with a snack l Barbara Halley – 011 788 4670 l info@fairwaysprimary.co.za l www.fairwaysprimary.co.za

 

RECREATION CENTRES l CAFES l KID FRIENDLY

 

RECREATION

 

Blairgowrie Recreation Centre

Recreation Centre, Park Lane, Blairgowrie

 

Ernest Ullman Recreation Park

Alma Road, Morningside

 

Field and Study Community Centre

Louise Avenue, Parkmore

 

Mothers and Miracles

Fun weekly development classes for Moms with babies and toddlers l Sandton Field and Study Centre l Lisa on 072 010 4224 l sandton@mothersandmiracles.co.za l www.mothersandmiracles.co.za

 

Parkhurst Recreation Centre

Verity Park, Cnr. 5th Avenue and 13th Street l Annette Volschenk – 011 442 6717

 

REEA Charity Shop

Cnr Richmond and Marlboro Avenue, Craighall l Open 9 – 12h30 Tues to Saturday l SMS Cheryl on 084 312 3810

 

Wendywood Recreation Centre

Rooseveldt Avenue, Wendywood

 

CAFES

 

Delta Café

Marlborough Road; Craighall

 

Pizza Luna

Shop 10 Rivonia Village, Rivonia l Operating hrs: Monday to Saturday: 10h00 to 22h00 l Sunday: 10h00 to 21h00 l Raffaele – 011 803 7699

 

Simply Divine Vegetarian and Vegan Café

076 394 5224

 

KID FRIENDLY

 

Morningside Pharmacy Baby Clinic

Morningside Shopping Centre Rivonia Road, Morningside

 

Blairgowrie Pharmacy

Baby Clinic – Sister Debbie l Vaccinations and Healthcare l 8h30 to 18h00 l Blairgowrie Plaza, 70 Conrad Drive, Blairgowrie l 011 787 5777 l blairgowrie@pharmcare.co.za

 

Medical Village

7th Avenue, Parkhurst

 

LIBRARIES

 

Parkhurst Library

Verity Park, Cnr 5th Avenue and 13th Street l Sandisiwe Dlamini – 011 788 4510

 

Rivonia Library

Cnr. Rivonia Boulevard and 10th Ave l Asnanth Modise – 011 803 5422/1227

 

Sandton Library

Nelson Mandela Square, West St l Margaret Houlston – 011 282 5911