HASTINGS
COMMUNITY
CENTRE

Preschool

Licensed Child Care

Our program is a high quality, inclusive, community based preschool for children aged 3 – 5 years. Experienced Early Childhood Educators create learning opportunities in an environment which celebrates music, art, social development, physical activity and play. Children will have opportunities to explore nature and learn respect for the environment. The caring teachers provide support and resources for all children and their families.

NEXT PRESCHOOL OPEN HOUSE: Saturday, February 4, 2023 – 10 AM – 1 PM

Watch our virtual tour here.

Meet the Staff

Angela Pardek, Preschool Supervisor
Angela Pardek has worked as a Preschool Teacher at Hastings for over 25 years. Currently, she proudly leads the Preschool team as a Supervisor of the program. Angela’s passion is working with the children and families of this community. Angela is also a winner of the 2018 National Inclusive Education Award in the category of Education Leadership.

Preschool Teachers:  Adelaida Ancheta, Lorraine Foth, Simone Harrop & Connie Hsieh

Retirement

We wish Elena McHugh all the best in her retirement. Elena started as a teacher at the Hastings Preschool in 1997, and always brought her enthusiasm and energy along when working with children. We will miss her laugh! Elena will now be able to spend more time at her vacation home and with her new grandson.

 

For more information about the Preschool, please contact Angela at 604.718.6234 or email angela.pardek@vancouver.ca

 

Program Details
The following prices are for 2022-2023. Prices are subject to change.
Ages# of daysDays of the week Program TimeMonthly FeeProgram Focus
3/4 yrs2 daysTu/Th9:00 AM-11:15 AM$153Great for first steps into Preschool
3/4 yrs3 daysM/W/F9:00 AM-11:15 AM$205Learn to socialize with peers
3/4 yrs5 daysM-F9:00 AM-11:15 AM$295Great for Kindergarten preparation
3/4 yrs3 daysTu/W/Th9:00 AM-12:00 PM$255Activity based program
3/4 yrs4 daysTu-F12:45 PM-3:00 PM$255Focus on creative arts

The Affordable Child Care Benefit

The Affordable Child Care Benefit provides families with funding to help with the cost of child care. Eligibility is dependent on factors such as family size, type of care and household income. Please click here for further information or to access the on-line estimator that will help you determine how much funding you may be eligible for.

Forms

Childcare Registration

Childcare Emergency Consent

Immunization Information