TopKids Inglewood

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Sessions for 3 - 5 year olds
*Conditions apply


Welcome to TopKids Inglewood. Our beautiful lockwood centre is located in the middle of Inglewood, allowing us to be actively involved in our community. We celebrate events such as Puanga, Aso Paepae, Chinese New Year within the centre as well as being involved in the events from the local community including the annual Inglewood Parade and Americana. We support the local schools, tamariki and whānau with transition to school visits and involvement in a networking group alongside local schools, to ensure the transition to school process is as smooth as possible.

Our centre has 2 rooms, the nursery which caters to the specific needs of infants and toddlers and the preschool which caters for young children, Within our centre, you will find:

  • Engaged and supported tamariki
  • A sense of belonging for individuals
  • Play spaces which include a variety of textures, space and open ended resources
  • Spacious indoor and outdoor environments
  • Our philosophy in practice is based on the vitures of caring, enthusiasm, confidence, respect and honesty
  • Nutritious and homely cooked meals
  • Whānau aspirations for their tamariki being embedded within their learning

Each teacher takes pride in their role and are there to support and help children develop skills to become capable, confident, life long learners. This is achieved through open reciprocal relationships with whānau, promoting tuakana-teina between the tamariki, as well as strong relationships within the community. We are activly involved in the Inglewood Community of Learners. Learn more about this here.

If you are looking for a safe, friendly, caring environment to send your children, please come and talk to the team at TopKids Inglewood so we can cater to your aspirations and needs.


We are excited to offer our families access to Storypark e-portfolios. They are a great way to keep up to date with what your child is doing while at the centre. You can log in to the secure platform wherever you are in the world to see what’s been happening in their day, check out photos of them and comment on their activities. Click here for more information about this fantastic resource.

View our centre’s latest ERO report

Read our latest newsletter here

Read about our centre’s news and events:

TopKids Inglewood cool off!

TopKids Inglewood bake for community fridge



TopKids Inglewood celebrate Puanga

Author Adam Millen visits TopKids Inglewood

TopKids  Inglewood on the front cover of Moa Mail!

Parent Feedback:

“I am really happy with the standard of care my son is receiving from top kids Inglewood”

“I feel really glad that my children are attending Topkids Inglewood as the staff are so lovely, helpful and friendly. They are a big part of my children’s lives at the moment and I am so happy they have such great bonds with the teachers.”

“The staff are lovely”