Best Daycares, Preschools, And Kindergartens In Bali + Drop-In Preschool Options Too! *UPDATED

The Ultimate Early Years Schooling Guide For Parents

Have you relocated to Bali with your family for work and are worried about where to send your little kiddos to school? Perhaps you’re visiting Bali for a while and wondering what the tots will do while you explore the Island. Your kiddos can learn through creative play, be immersed in Indonesia’s rich culture, and socialize with other kiddos in some of Bali’s best daycares, early learning centers, and kindergartens.

We know your kids deserve the very best care and wholesome learning experiences. Don’t worry, we have you covered with our ultimate guide to the highest quality daycare and education facilities available in Bali for your tiny tots.

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    THE ANAK ATELIER: Balangan *Best Daycares, Preschools, And Kindergartens In Bali

    Empowering Children In Balangan For Lifelong Learning

    The Anak Atelier, meaning ‘The Child’s Studio’, is an international early learning center based at Balangan in the Bukit Peninsula of Bali. They cater to children aged 18 months to 6 years in their nursery, preschool, and kindergarten. The Anak Atelier aims to provide meaningful early learning experiences for young children through diversity, purposeful exploration, and play in a rich learning environment. They have a strong emphasis on inquiry-based learning, guided by the Australian Early Years Learning Framework, and the Reggio Emilia Approach. This Center also offers short-term playgroups, and day classes for those visiting Bali.

    The Anak Atelier, Jl. Pantai Balangan, Ungasan, Badung, Bali, +62 361 849 8059, [email protected], www.theanakatelier.com

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    UMALAS KIDS CLUB: Kerobokan *Best Daycares, Preschools, And Kindergartens In Bali

    Fun, Educational, And Safe Environment For Kids In Kerobokan

    Umalas Kids Club in Kerobokan is an international daycare, early learning playgroup, and preschool center for children between 6 months to 6 years. They follow a play-based program that meets the requirements of the British National Curriculum (Early Years Foundation Stage). The daycare provides half day, and full day programmes for both residents, and visiting families, as well as holiday programmes. At Umalas Kids Club, the kids socialise and explore in a vibrant and positive setting with high standard educators, and excellent indoor and outdoor equipment.

    Umalas Kids Club, Jl. Umalas Lestari 28, Kerobokan, Bali, +62 361 849 9441, [email protected], www.umalaskidsclub.com

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    CHEEKY MONKEYS LEARNING CENTRE: Sanur *Best Daycares, Preschools, And Kindergartens In Bali

    Small Friendly Learning Center And Daycare In Sanur

    Cheeky Monkeys is a small, friendly, non-religious learning center catering to children of all nationalities. Set in a big, lush, shaded garden, they welcome children aged 1 to 6 years of age into their daycare and preschool. Cheeky Monkeys promotes learning through creative play in a fun, beautiful, safe, positive, and encouraging environment. They follow the British National Curriculum (EYFS) as the basis for its teaching guidelines and learning outcomes. The curriculum is adapted to the local Balinese and Indonesian context so that children learn about the rich, beautiful cultures they live in.

    Cheeky Monkeys Learning Centre, Jl. Danau Tamblingan 82, Sanur, Bali, +62 361 282 420, [email protected], www.cheekymonkeysbali.com

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    CUBBY HOUSE KIDS CLUB: Canggu *Best Daycares, Preschools, And Kindergartens In Bali

    Vibrant Kids Club Daycare In Canggu

    Cubby House Kids Club provides a lively and stimulating environment where children can play and learn simultaneously. This Daycare is conveniently located in a safe and secure environment at Finns Recreation Club. They offer various daycare packages catering to children aged 2 to 12 years. Their facility offers a huge range of quality toys, learning equipment, a healthy kids menu, and activities to keep children entertained for hours. Kiddos aged 2 to 4 years are accompanied by staff, while having their own space to play Lego, read stories, play with blocks, and watch movies.

    Cubby House Kids Club, Jalan Pantai Berawa, Canggu, Tibubeneng, Kec. Kuta Utara, Kabupaten Badung, Bali, +62 361 848 3939, [email protected], www.cubbyhousekidsclub.com

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    LITTLE STARS: Denpasar *Best Daycares, Preschools, And Kindergartens In Bali

    Where Kids Can Shine Bright In Sanur

    Little Stars is a preschool, kindergarten, and primary school catering to children from ages 1.5 to 10 years. This little school is committed to providing a caring, friendly, safe, and stimulating environment for kids. Their curriculum is based on the Indonesian National Curriculum merged with the British National Curriculum. Teachers and early childhood educators plan learning experiences where children are actively engaged in learning, and thinking creatively. This lovely little center also has a wonderful outdoor sports field, garden, and playground for adventure play.

    Little Stars, Jl. Tirta Akasa No.50, Sanur, Kec. Denpasar Selatan, Denpasar, Bali, +62 361 285 993, [email protected], www.littlestarsbali.org

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    BLUE DOLPHIN PLAYSKOOL: Kuta And Puri Gading *Best Daycares, Preschools, And Kindergartens In Bali

    Preschool With A Lot Of Heart, Based In Kuta And Puri Gading

    Blue Dolphin PlaySkool has its Bali campuses in Kuta, and Puri Gading. It is an international education and training organisation, which specialises in preschool learning based on international standards. Their method of learning emphasises a holistic approach covering a child’s cognitive, social, emotional, and behavioural development. Blue Dolphin PlaySkool’s curriculum focuses on experimentation, exploration, and self-discovery. This supports the growth and development of children at their own pace. They offer a number of programs at the Preschool.

    Blue Dolphin PlaySkool

    Bali Kuta Campus - Jl. Dewi Sri No.88, Legian, Kuta, Kabupaten Badung, Bali, +62 361 8947008

    Bali Puri Gading Campus - Jl. Ampel Gading Jl. Puri Gading No.2, Jimbaran, Kec. Kuta Sel., Kabupaten Badung, Bali, +62 361 8953973, www.bluedolphinplayskool.com

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    BALI ISLAND SCHOOL: Sanur *Best Daycares, Preschools, And Kindergartens In Bali

    Preparing Students for Being Active, Caring, and Lifelong Learners

    At Bali Island School, students will work independently and collaborate with other students coming from different parts of the world. There is a very significant emphasis placed on how students learn and what they are learning.

    Preparing students for being active, caring, and lifelong learners, the school follows the PYP (Primary Years Programme). The written curriculum is made up of five essential elements and details what students will learn knowledge, concepts, attitudes, and actions. Start them young, start them at Bali Island School!

    Bali Island School, Jalan Danau Buyan IV no 15, Sanur, Denpasar, Bali, +62 812 3669 8461, [email protected], www.baliislandschool.com

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    SUNRISE SCHOOL BALI: Kerobokan *Best Daycares, Preschools, And Kindergartens In Bali

    Holistic And Environmentally Conscious School In Kerobokan

    Sunrise School Bali is a small international community school for kids from 18 months to 15 years. They place a lot of focus on being environmentally conscious. Learning is based on the principles of holistic education, including activities like yoga, gardening, and community outreach. Their preschool, and kindergarten phases follow the International Early Years Curriculum combined with the Indonesian National Curriculum. The School’s motto is ‘Think Globally, Act Locally, Be Totally.’ They aspire to empower their students to develop a clear sense of self-worth, discipline, and motivation.

    Sunrise School Bali, Jl. Mertasari, Gang Sunrise, Kerobokan, Bali, +62 361 735 825 or +62 361 735 828, [email protected], www.sunriseschoolbali.com

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    PELANGI SCHOOL: Ubud *Best Daycares, Preschools, And Kindergartens In Bali

    Where Children Love To Learn In Kumbuh

    Pelangi School is a private, not-for-profit school located in Kumbuh, 10 minutes drive south of central Ubud, Bali. The School caters to children from 2 years to 12 years. Pelangi School’s mission is to inspire creative, confident, and caring individuals with a love for learning and life. Their qualified teachers implement the Early Years International Primary Curriculum within the framework of the Indonesian National Curriculum guidelines in their preschool, and kindergarten phases. Teaching is conducted primarily in English, with Bahasa Indonesia as a second language. School activities also include art, cooking, dance, and yoga.

    Pelangi School, Br. Kumbuh, Mas, Ubud, Bali, +62 821 4524 7146 or +62 361 4792 577, [email protected], www.pelangischoolbali.com

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    GREEN SCHOOL: Badung *Best Daycares, Preschools, And Kindergartens In Bali

    Learning Through Nature Play In Badung

    Green School offers a natural, holistic, wall-less, entrepreneurial environment from preschool to high school. They empower and inspire students to be creative and innovative green leaders. Green School’s Early Years program offers a student-centric education through their ‘Three Frames of Learning’ (Thematic, Proficiency, Experiential), with a strong focus on nature play. The Early Years campus space has curving flowing lines, mud spaces, sand pits, playgrounds, a space for meals, and a bamboo pirate ship! They offer various Early Years programs, and activities for the little one’s, like their Jalan-Jalan walkabout, yoga, and environmental connections.

    Green School, Jalan Raya Sibang Kaja, Banjar Saren, Abiansemal, Badung, Bali, +62 361 469 875, [email protected], www.greenschool.org

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