Information about SELC 2017/18 kindergarten



Open evening for families of 2017/18 new kindergarten applicants on Wednesday 8th March at 17:30-18:30


• Full-time Kindergarten class places for children born 2012

• Teaching language is English

• Kindergarten curriculum in compliance with the Finnish national curriculum for early childhood education and care

• Monthly fee (subsidised by Kela) approximately 189 – 350 € per month, depending on parents’ income

• Opening hours 7 – 17 Monday to Friday

• Experienced teachers, native English speaking English teacher

• Variety of activities:
- Learning through play and exploration
- Integrated subject teaching
- Excursions to e.g. museums, theatre, library, forest
- Weekly PE classes in Nääshalli

• Emphasizing the development of social skills (courtesy & good manners, friendship, team work, building up each child’s confidence)


We have an enthusiastic team of teachers, who use their creativity in developing an inspiring learning environment for children. Our values emphasize the wellbeing and safety of each child in our care and our activities are planned based on the needs of each group of children.

The Kindergarten class will continue to our Preschool class (located in FISTA, Finnish International School of Tampere).


Contact us for more information.

Jenni Lenihan, Manager
B.Ed, Kindergarten Teacher, M.Soc.Sci
Email: jenni.lenihan@gmail.com
Mobile: 0400 702890

Paulina Ozyra, Assistant Manager
M.A. (English philology)
Email: paulina.ozyra@gmail.com
Mobile:040 9525318