Nursery Schools In Mallorca
As with schools for secondary education, the number and quality of options for nursery or preschooling in Mallorca has increased over recent years. This should be of some comfort to anyone with young children who is thinking of relocating to Mallorca. It is also something you should research well in advance. Places are limited and choosing the right school for your children could influence other things, such as where you decide to live. Here we have picked out some of the nursery schools that are well-suited to expat children. It should be a good starting point for your research. For details of International schools in Mallorca for elder children, please click the link below.
Selection of nursery schools in Mallorca
Coletinas – The Early Childhood Center, Palma
Coletinas has been “promoting comprehensive education from 0 to 3 years” for over 10 years. Their aim is to develop the basic knowledge, skills and abilities of their children. A popular choice guiding children in both English and Spanish.
Address: Coletinas have two schools. The first is in Palma: Barrio de Santa Catalina , on the verge Miracle Square , No. 4 , near the Plaza Progreso. The second is in Palma Nova on the southwest coast: No. 15 Roses Bermejo.
Petit Club, Palmanova
Petit Club is a preschool for children from the ages of 0 to 6 years. Their website states “We love educating your child,stimulating,taking care and most of all making sure they are very happy. Our main objective is that they learn by playing, in a happy and fun environment. We consider ourselves as a small loving family. Petit Club is based on the Montessori method of learning and is bilingual.
Address: C/ Cordoba 3-5, Son Caliu – 07181 Palmanova, Calvià.
Website: Petit Club Palmanova
Montessori Ambassador, Palma
Ambassador International Infant School is based in El Terreno, just back from Paseo Maritimo in Palma. The school specialises in Early Years education for children aged 0-6. They “work from an early age to develop the emotional intelligence of every child in order for effective and happy learning”. Montessori Ambassador emphasise a strong focus on Personalised Learning, Creativity and providing a friendly and stimulating environment.
Address: Carrer de la Infanta, 22, 07014 Palma.
Website: Montessori Ambassador
Little Oaks is a small English nursery in Pórtol, near Santa Maria – a short drive to the northwest of Palma. The school offers “a lovely village setting (and) an incredible, experienced team who offer an outstanding level of dedication and care to each child within our nursery.” Little Oaks focus is on providing the children with a “variety of stimulating activities and encourage them to explore, test their limits, capabilities and gain independence”.
Address: Carrer Major 142, Pórtol, Marratxi, 07141.
Website: Little Oaks
Agora School in Puerto Portals provides preschool education for children from 1 to 5 years. Their aim is to “help children to build self-esteem, manage their emotions and keep them interested in, excited by and actively engaged in the learning process”. Learning is split into two cycles, th first for children aged 1 to 2 years, the second for children of 3 to 5 years.
Address: Carretera Vella Andratx, s/n 07181 – Calvià (Portal Nous), Palma de Mallorca.
Website: Agora Portals, Preschool
Happy Faces Kinder, Palma
Happy Faces Kinder is part of Green Valley School in El Terreno, Palma. They state a philosophy “based in the Montessori Philosophy and the Multiple Intelligences Theory …. Education finds and ideal setting in a harmonious environment where children are encouraged to think for themselves and look for their own answers, rather than imposing any views.”
Address: Robert Graves 91, 07015 El Terreno, Palma de Mallorca.
Website: Happy Faces Kinder