Why choose Gowrie NSW Outside School Hours Care?

At Gowrie NSW Ryde Outside School Hours Care encourage children to become active learners through thinking investigating, exploring and problem solving. Our program is built on positive interactions, enriching experiences and providing a safe, happy and empowering environment.

How we encourage active curious learners

  • Outdoor environment for children to play a variety of sporting activities
  • A diverse range of activities such as sports, arts and crafts
  • Day to day programs include activities based on children’s interests including craft and creativity projects, science exploration, construction using recycled and loose part objects, small group games and physical skills games.
  • Specialty programs include an Artist in Residence, sports clinics, drama and performance exploration.

Our qualified educators

·         Encourage children’s curiosity, exploration and problem solving

·         Value and respect children’s ideas and questions

·         Support children to build positive relationships with others

·         Respect the individuality of all children

What’s included?

·         Spacious outdoor area and sports equipment

·         Nutritional Menu designed and prepared on site

·         Plenty of equipment and resources for sports, games, arts and crafts to encourage creativity and curiosity

What Guides our practice?

My Time Our Place Framework

Educational and Care Services National Law and Regulations 2011

KidsMatter Mental Health Framework

Tuning into kids – emotional coaching

The National Quality Standard

Family and Community feedback

Quality Improvement plan

St Charles Catholic Primary School 582 Victoria Road Ryde NSW 2111
Phone number
(02) 8571 9723
5-12 years
School term time- Monday - Friday, 7am - 8:30am & 3pm – 6.15pm Vacation care – Monday to Friday 7am-6.15pm
Program Manager
Maree Illardi

For New FamiliesDownload and complete the enrolment form and email to rydeoshc@gowriensw.com.au Enrolment Form

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