Welcome to Waiapu Kids Merivale Whānau Aroha

! Following the Government’s announcement that COVID-19 alert system has moved to Level 4, Waiapu Kids Merivale Whānau Aroha is currently closed. If you are an essential worker and are looking for childcare, please visit the Ministry of Education website for more details: http://education.govt.nz/covid-19/home-based-care-options-for-children-aged-0-14-of-essential-workers/ Please stay safe, and follow the Government’s advice. Aroha nui, staff at Waiapu Kids Merivale Whānau Aroha

Waiapu Kids Merivale Whānau Aroha provides quality care and early childhood education in Tauranga for children aged six months to six years of age. We offer 20 free ECE hours, and competitive fees.

Waiapu Kids Merivale Whānau Aroha promotes transition to school, provides a positive environment for both teachers and children, and incorporates every child’s culture, strengths, and interests into their play and learning.

Get in touch with us today to find out more about the warm, friendly, and professional education and play-based learning that your infant, toddler, or young child will receive with Waiapu Kids Merivale Whānau Aroha.