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Frequently Asked Questions

Can I set up an appointment to visit your preschool ?
Of course! We would love for you to come and visit us so you have a chance to see what we do and how we do it. We are very proud of our facilities, our fantastic teachers and original curriculum.

Appointments are available throughout the day. Please feel free to contact us via our website or email us at hawaiikai@kinderkids.us.
What are your ratios for each level ?
We have the following ratios in our schools and they are adhered to throughout the day:

1:41 teacher for every 4 Busy Bee (Infant/Toddler) children [with a maximum of 12 students per class]

1:81 teacher for every 8 Frozen Frog (Toddler) children [with a maximum of 16 students per class]

1:121 teacher for every 12 Laughing Leopard (K1) children [with general class size of 20 students per class (max class size of 22)]

1:161 teacher for every 16 Dancing Dinosaur (K2) children [with general class size of 20 students per class (max class size of 22)]

1:201 teacher for every 20 Incredible Iguana (K3) children [with general class size of 20 students per class (max class size of 22)]

*For the Kinder classes, there are 20 spots available in each class. Two additional spots in each Kinder Class are reserved for possible international transfers from other Kinder Kids schools.
Are there any additional programs available ?
Included in our program is a weekly Music lessons. Dancing Dinosaur (K2) has music once a week for 30 minutes, while Incredible Iguana (K3) has music twice a week at 30 minutes per session.
*Music lessons aren't available at this time.
Does my child have to come every day ?
Depending on their year level you can choose how many days a week your child comes to school.
Busy Bee (Infant/Toddler) and Frozen Frog (Toddler) offer Tue/Thu, Mon/Wed/Fri or Mon-Fri programs. Laughing Leopard (K1), Dancing Dinosaur (K2), and Incredible Iguana (K3) are all five days only programs. All classes have the option of choosing Short stay, Mid. stay or Long stay. Please see individual classes for more information. Class Times:

Busy Bee: 9:00am - 12:30pm

Frozen Frog: 9:00am - 1:00pm

Laughing Leopard: 8:30am - 1:00pm

Dancing Dinosaur: 8:30am - 1:30pm

Incredible Iguana: 8:30am - 2:00pm

Are there any times in the year when you are closed ?
All classes are closed for State Holidays. Kinder Kids observes State Holidays therefore, will be closed on those days. We will also close for two staff Professional Development days and two Parent/Teacher Interview days per school year. School will be closed for the last week of July and the first week of August for teacher training. We will also be closed over the winter holidays in December and January.
A school calendar is available upon request.