ABOUT US

Lipscombe Park Kindergarten is a not-­for-­profit incorporated association operating a community-based Three & Four Year Old sessional kindergarten program.

Lipscombe Park Kindergarten is operated by highly qualified, dedicated & experienced staff and is managed by a Committee of Management. The Committee of Management is a group of elected parents and is responsible for the management of the Kindergarten. 

In March 2015, Lipscombe Park Kindergarten had its National Quality Standard Assessment & Rating visit. It was conducted by staff from the Department of Education & Training. The goals of the assessment process are to provide an assessment of the education and care service against the National Quality Standard and the National Regulations. The kindergarten is rated on 7 key areas. The National Regulations prescribe the rating levels within the assessment and rating process.

The outcomes could be:

  • Significant Improvement Required
  • Working Towards National Quality Standard
  • Meeting National Quality Standard
  • Exceeding National Quality Standard

Lipscombe Park Kindergarten Received The Following Results:

Quality Area 1 Education Program & Practice EXCEEDING
Quality Area 2 Children's Health & Safety EXCEEDING
Quality Area 3 Physical Environment EXCEEDING
Quality Area 4 Staffing Arrangements EXCEEDING
Quality Area 5 Relationships with Children EXCEEDING
Quality Area 6 Collaborative Partnerships with Families & Communities EXCEEDING
Quality Area 7 Leadership & Service Management EXCEEDING
  OVERALL RATING EXCEEDING

The Committee of Management and staff were extremely pleased to receive exceeding in all 7 areas and to receive an overall rating of EXCEEDING!