Kara has been with us since the start of her studies, while she completed her certificate three and then Diploma. She has worked in most of our centres over her years with us and had the benefit of learning from our best and most qualified teachers. Kara is also a qualified dance teacher and takes the children for dance lessons.
Sylvie is originally from France and was living in the UK for the 6 years before her husband's work brought their family to Perth. Sylvie obtained her Teaching degree in the UK and has completed a Certificate Three since arriving in Perth. Sylvie integrates French into all aspects of our program.
Aku is a Diploma qualified Montessori educator and is a passionate and experienced educator.
Sarah is a Quailfied Early Childhood Teacher who has specialised in Montessori. Sarah also has a bachelors degree in Communications and Anthropology. She obtained a highschool scholarship to play the violin, has enjoyed playing with the Western Australian High School String Orchestra, the Western Australian Youth Jazz Orchestra and the Perth Metropolitan Symphony Orchestra among others. Sarah has worked with Smart Start since 2004 and is the Educational Leader and Supervising Officer in West Perth. Sarah completed her younger years in a Montessori preschool and is passionate about this type of learning in early childhood education.
Rachel is an Early Childhood Teacher who has specialised in Montessori. Rachel also has a bachelors degree in commerce and accounting, is a viola, violin and piano player and leads the music lessons with the children, while accompanying them on the piano.
We are located at 2 Thelma Street in West Perth. The Centre is around 200 meters from City West Train Station. We are situated between Kings Park, Subiaco and the CBD so should also be a convenient location for anyone living or working in or around the city.
We run 7.30 am to 5.30 pm in West Perth. Children can be dropped off or picked up at any time between those hours. The cost per day is
$110 before rebate or CCB
Special Extra Activites:
Care of Animals
Small Class sizes
Full Montessori program provided by Montessori trained staff