Little Elly : The Concept preschool was founded in 2004 and has provided a quality, affordable preschool program. Little Elly is unique because it was founded by parents who have lived through the trials and tribulations of searching for a preschool that takes early education seriously. Our loving and nurturing atmosphere promotes optimal physical, social, emotional and cognitive development and progress for your child.
We believe in quality teacher interaction, age appropriate play, exploration of self-selected activities, and hands on learning in a nurturing and loving environment. Little Elly is amongst the best preschools in Bangalore present in 85 plus locations.
Unique Concept areas, a Multi-sensory early learning program and a blended methodology of Montessori & Waldorf makes Little Elly the best choice for a preschool.
You can expect an environment that supports a child’s love of learning while providing a nurturing and engaging place for the child to develop the confidence, self-expression, and skills needed to support them in mainstream school and in life.
Come be a part of our little world of joy; be a part of Bangalore’s top preschool chain.
Playgroup: Our Daily Activities promote brain stimulation through hands on learning. Before you know it your shy toddler will make new friend and learn social skills. The positive involvement & modeling of the teacher will kick start the child’s developmental journey.
Nursery: The nursery program offers a blended curriculum to facilitate right and left brain activities. Concepts taught through a variety of teaching aids and a positive peer influence sets a solid foundation for future development in your child.
Junior & Senior Kindergarten: Our strong and proven curriculum prepares your child for a successful transition into formal school.
Our low teacher ratios provide optimal learning opportunities & small class size allows for focused attention.
We welcome children from 1 year through 6 years of age.
The School academic year is from June to March. Admission may be granted during other months, depending upon the availability of seats. A birth Certificate as a proof of age from the Civic body is required at the time of Registration.
Four passport-sized photographs are to be submitted at the time of the registration along with a copy of the immunization record of the Child
We do provide a set of Uniform which is worn on a particular day for each group. On other days, children have the liberty of selecting their choice of colors and comfort. However we insist the parents to dress the children neatly in comfortable clothing. Uniform is mandatory on field trip days.
Many Little Elly Centers provide transport facilities, but some centers have outsourced the facility to transport agents.
Yes. Specially made Activity Books & worksheets are used according to the age group of children. These are tailor made for concept development and are full of exciting activities for the children.
Worksheets are given home regularly which can be retained. Parents have to make sure that books are returned back the next day.
It is not unusual for us to have children start with us who do not speak English. Our caring teachers are adept at making each child feel welcome and included in all activities, and parents will notice a burst of language early on. Children learn languages quickly, and our teachers are proficient in encouraging children to gradually begin to express themselves confidently.
Yes, after school childcare is available at the select Little Elly centers
Yes! In fact, parents are asked to send a small snack and water with their child daily. Snack box must be labeled with your child’s name. We recommend that snacks be nutritious and non-perishable. Suggestions for healthy snacks and lunches guidelines include: fruits, small sandwiches, vegetables, muffins, and cereal. Water is the recommended drink.
Preschools in Karnataka are not regulated and do not yet come under any governing body. But we encourage our schools to register themselves with the Block Education Office so that any issues at a later date can be addressed through them.
Parents may schedule a meeting through phone or via email with the school.
We have an open door policy so parents may drop in at any time, but please stop by the office so that we can make sure the visit is not disruptive to the child or the classroom. Sometimes a peek through the window might be a better option.
No. Little Elly is a secular school and does not incorporate religion into our curriculum.
• The well-balanced and holistic curriculum provides the hands-on exploratory learning experience that prepares the child for any type of formal schooling.
• To that end qualified educationists provide expert counseling for parents too.
• Kindergarten Graduates of Little Elly Preschool move on to a variety of schools. We receive very positive feedback from both parents and teachers that Little Elly graduates excel when starting primary school, and are at a significant advantage academically, socially and developmentally. Many of our students go on to pass rigorous entrance assessments into prestigious schools in the area.
Our overall school-wide child to staff ratio is less than 10:1, with individual classroom ratios varying throughout the day.Our average classroom ratios vary for each program:
Our Centre head and Teachers hold a Bachelor of Education degree and/or a diploma in Early Childhood Education and have previous teaching experience. Above all, we seek teachers with experience and passion to be in this field. All the staff have a valid Childcare First Aid certification and undergo a comprehensive Background Check.
Little Elly Preschool also provides continuing in-service training and enables teams of teachers to attend conferences and workshops to bring back the latest in concepts, methods, and materials.
Our curriculum is time-tested, unique to Little Elly, and crafted by our own Curriculum Director. This customized curriculum is theme-based, and draws from multiple early childhood models, particularly Waldorf and Montessori. We believe this blend offers children the well-rounded experiences and skill set needed for their future academic success.
Outdoor play is vital for young children, and we spend a significant amount of time outside at Little Elly.
Many of the developmental tasks that children must achieve—exploring, risk-taking, fine and gross motor development and the absorption of vast amounts of basic knowledge—can be most effectively learned through outdoor play.
We have a “Flexible Classroom Schedule” on each of our program. This schedule will give you a sense of what makes up a typical day for children in that specific program.
You must give a minimum two months’ notice if you intend to withdraw your child from school, and partial months of attendance must be paid in full.
Our Withdrawal Policy is:
Prior to the start of the school year, the tuition amount is refundable with written notice to the preschool coordinator postmarked by May 31st of the current year. Email notification is also acceptable if sent by May 31st of the current year. For notifications postmarked or emailed after May 31st, the entire June Tuition payment is forfeited. The Resource Fee and the Annual Fee are non-refundable under any circumstances.
After the school year begins, through March 31st, withdrawal for any reason, requires a 60 day written notice or your tuition fee is forfeited. For withdrawal notice provided after December 31st, NO refund of the tuition will be issued for any reason.
In all cases, you owe tuition through your child’s last day of attendance.