Our Programs

Wind & Tide offers a variety of programs for ages 2 through 11, in Preschool, Childcare, and After-School formats. Browse the information below to learn more about each of our programs.

Please note that some of our programs, especially Preschool and Childcare, share many of the same curriculum elements. All of our programs share the same Wind & Tide philosophy and teaching style.

Wind & Tide offers a number of programs suitable for three year olds.

Wind & Tide offers a number of programs suitable for four year olds.

Wind & Tide offers a number of other programs suitable for children 2 to 12 years old.

"If we want to reach peace in the world, we must begin with the children."
-- Mahatma Gandhi
Our home-like centres provide a warm and inviting environment in which children can live, learn and be loved. Highly personable staff nurture and recognize the individuality and importance of each child. Wonderfully detailed accounts of the daily joys, achievements and growing relationships are provided to parents through weekly journals including photos and anecdotes. Our goal is to live as a close, extended family during your child's time at Wind & Tide.



You may also want to consider our Three- Year-Old Preschool, Four-Year-Old Preschool, and Jr. Kindergarten programs.
Age Requirement

Childcare programs are for children who are between 30 months and five years old.

Days and Times

Childcare typically runs from 7:00 AM to 6:00 PM Monday to Friday (minimum of 2 days per week)

Other Programs for these ages

You may also want to review our School Age Care, Jr. Kindergarten, Three-Year-Old Preschool and Four-Year-Old Preschool programs as well.

Learn more about our Childcare Program

Our Three-Year-Old Preschool program year is a spirited introduction to social and academic life, and is for children who turn 3 by December 31 of the year they start the program. This fun-filled program fully embraces and ignites a young child's remarkable ability to learn.
Classes are offered in morning, afternoon, extended morning, and full-day options, and classes are typically scheduled on Tuesdays and Thursdays.



Age Requirement

Three-Year-Old Preschool programs are for children who turn 3 by December 31 of the year they start Preschool.

Days and Times

This program is offered in morning, afternoon, extended morning, and full-day options, and classes are typically scheduled on Tuesdays and Thursdays.

Other Programs for Three Year Olds

You may also want to review our Jr. Kindergarten and Childcare programs as well.

Learn more about our Three-Year-Old Preschool Program

The Four-Year-Old program picks right up where the Three-Year-Old program finishes off. It is just as dynamic, just as fun and just as enriching.
Classes are offered in morning, afternoon, extended morning, and full-day options, and classes are typically scheduled on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays.
4 Year old Preschool is for children who turn 4 by Dec 31 of the school year.



Age Requirement

Four-Year-Old Preschool programs are for children who turn 4 by December 31 of the year they start Preschool. Attendance in a Three-Year-Old program is not a re-requisite to register in a Four-Year-Old program.

Days and Times

The Four-Year-Old Preschool program is offered in morning, afternoon, extended morning, and full-day options, and classes are typically scheduled on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays.

Other Programs for Four-Year-Olds

You may also want to review our Jr. Kindergarten and Childcare programs.

Learn more about our Four-Year-Old Preschool Program

Would you and your child benefit from five day per week preschool? Several of our Wind & Tide Campuses now offer half or full-day Preschool programming in alignment with elementary school hours. We are excited to include these new classes and invite you to explore this popular Preschool option.
Age Requirement

Jr. Kindergarten programs are for children who turn either 3 or 4 by December 31 of the school year they wish to attend.

Days and Times

Jr. Kindergarten runs Monday - Friday, and is available in both full-day and half-day formats.

Other Programs for Three and Four-Year-Olds

You may also want to review our Three-Year-Old Preschool, Four-Year-Old Preschool, and Childcare programs as well.

Learn more about our Jr. Kindergarten Programs

Wind & Tide’s School Age Care provides a home away from home atmosphere. Each day offers a wide variety of artistic and recreational activities balanced with quiet times for homework, relaxation and warm connection with our loving staff. We want each child to feel their individual needs are addressed, while at the same time helping them feel a part of a friendship group that builds their self esteem and supports their character development.
Our School Age Care Programs are offered to students ages five to eleven.
Age Requirement

School Age Care is for children in Kindergarten up to Grade 6.

Days and Times

This program is offered Monday to Friday, with before-school and after-school options.

Other Programs for these ages

You may also want to review our Development Programs.

Learn more about our School Age Care Program

In our commitment to nurture children who will make a difference, Wind & Tide offers a series of Development Programs to academically and socially enrich school-aged children through a series of programs focused on literacy, public speaking and leadership.

Tailored to children ages 5 - 12 years, these programs are uniquely designed to complement your child's educational journey during their primary and intermediate school years.


Learn more about our Development Programs