Preschool Work Groups


Fadden Preschool
Hanlon Crescent
Fadden ACT 2904
Phone: (02) 6142 2466

Who is Eligible?

Children who turn 4 on or before the 30th April 2021, have access to 15 hours of Preschool per week. Please refer to enrolment policy at Education and Training Directorate 

When/Where and How Do I enrol for 2021?

Enrolments will be accepted from 28 April 2020, online Education Directorate website ( You will need to also supply: Birth certificate, proof of residential address eg lease or rates notice and electricity or gas notice, copies of any family law or other relevant court orders and immunisation history.

For further information please phone Fadden Primary School on 6142 2460.

We are very proud of the way we have maintained an environment that is warm, welcoming, friendly and fun while always striving for excellence.

Groups and Session Times 2020

Emus – Monday, Tuesday 9.00am – 3.00pm; Wednesday 9.00am - 12.00 noon

Echidnas – Wednesday 9.00am - 12.00 noon, Thursday, Friday 9.00am – 3.00pm

Voluntary Contributions

Preschools in the ACT are provided by the ACT Government, Fadden Preschool is part of Fadden Primary School.  The school board sets the voluntary contributions.

We greatly value your involvement. There are many ways that you can support your child's Preschool education.

  • Offering to help in the class on a roster basis with small group activities, craft, reading to the children, cooking.
  • Excursions – for all excursions we are required to have 1 adult per 4 children. This means for each excursion we need at least 5 parents to accompany us.
  • Sharing special skills and interests, playing an instrument, pottery, carpentry.
  • Parents & Citizens Association (P&C) - Keep up to date with what is happening at preschool and be a part of the decision making on how your contributions and fundraising are spent.