Work together, have fun together, stay together

"Individually, we are one drop. Together, we are an ocean." – Ryunosuke Satoro, Japanese poet. Great things are never done by one person, so every year the teachers and staff of NurtureStars Preschool spend a day together to learn, bond and build teamwork in order to provide even better services to their young charges. [...]

October 9th, 2019|

Parents & children have fun at NurtureStars Sports Day 2019

Young pre-schoolers rarely have the chance to “compete” in sports and relay games. At NurtureStars Sports Day on 24 August 2019 the children found that they could really have fun competitively, especially with their parents helping out. Some 370 children from Pre Nursery 1 to Kindergarten 2 were joined by about 1,000 parents and [...]

October 2nd, 2019|

NutureStars children mark SAF Day with Army songs

Every year children at all of NurtureStars’ six preschool centre mark SAF Day with activities to remind them of the important of service to the nation. On 1st July, the children spent time learning about the importance of the Army in national defence and the role of soldiers, including National Servicemen, in preparing to [...]

August 19th, 2019|

Active fun for Nurturestars Toa Payoh children at Nurture Kids Festival

On 6 August 2019, about 20 children from K1 and K2 of NurtureStars @ Toa Payoh and some of their parents participated a National Day celebration event aptly called “Nurture Kids Festival”. One of the major highlights of GetActive! Singapore 2019, the event for preschool children was held at the National Stadium. It had [...]

August 16th, 2019|

NurtureStars teachers go back to school together for one day

Instead of going to their preschools on 19 July 2019 to teach, some 100 teachers from six NurtureStars centres went “back to school” themselves to update their knowledge and deepen their skills to further improve the quality of learning delivery for their children. All the centres were closed on that day for the principals, [...]

August 16th, 2019|

Group’s four preschool waive late pick-up surcharges for NSmen fathers

Four preschools under the Crestar Education Group, namely Kinderland, Elfa, NurtureStars and Skool4Kidz, on June 14 2019 waived the surcharges for one year for late pick-up of children by their NSmen fathers who have to be away for In-Camp Training or other National Service duties. The waiver was announced during the visit of Senior [...]

July 31st, 2019|

NurtureStars’ principals join retreat for further upskilling & bonding

Four principals from NurtureStars’ various preschool centres attended a three-day retreat in Bangkok, Thailand from 26 to 28 April, 2019 to pick up more tips on leadership and further hone their skills at the same time. They joined principals from other entities in the Crestar Education Group to discuss the challenges faced by early [...]

June 12th, 2019|

NurtureStars’ Teachers attending Asian Preschool Education Annual Conference 2019

To further promote the development of Early Childhood in Singapore, on 17th April 2019, the organization appointed teachers, along with the Directors and the sales department of the different brands to participate in a five-day trip to the Asian preschool education conference, “New Tide Grand East, Quality Preschool Education” in Zhuhai, China. The teachers [...]

May 31st, 2019|

NurtureStars children “Go Green” to help save Earth

Making landfill collages and drawing pictures of our suffering Earth, nursery and kindergarten children of six NurtureStars preschool centres have learned to “Go Green” since the last week of March to mark Earth Day which falls on 22 April 2019. The “Go Green” exercise for the children is aimed at creating greater awareness of [...]

April 4th, 2019|

At NurtureStars children play with the toys to learn coding

Children at NurtureStars Preschool have been playing with tech toys to create, innovate and experience the fundamentals of coding once a week. Through the activity, the children are being progressively immersed in hands-on experiences with various coding robots. They include Code-A-Pillar, Robot Albert, Bee-Bot, Code & Go Colby the Robot Mouse and Dash, developed [...]

February 28th, 2019|