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About Us

We have been in operation since 1982. We are a Government licensed, nonprofit corporation with the capacity for 24 full time children, ages 2-½ - 5 years. Our Nursery is located in and affiliated with the Island Public/Natural Science School on Hanlan’s Point, Toronto Island. We are run by a Parent Board of Directors along with a fully qualified Supervisor, an Early Childhood and an Early Childhood Assistant.  Our Program has been highly commended by Government Inspectors as well as by Program Consultants from the Toronto District School Board.  hands



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ECE Profesionals

The Gibraltar Point Day Nursery the staff includes a Supervisor/ECE, Early Childhood educators and an Assistant teacher. With more than 10 years experience the staff at Gibraltar Point Day Nursery strive to provide a loving, nurturing and stimulating environment for each child.

Collaboration between the nursery teachers, kindergarten teachers, Principal and is well established. Joint professional development opportunities, regular meetings, and frequent informal conversation are ongoing. Sharing ideas and resources is extremely helpful in establishing a smooth transition and an integrated learning environment.

Early Childhood Educator's Role

The Early Childhood Educato's role is to provide stimulating age appropriate learning opportunities for each children. Profesionals are here to facilitate and stimulate children's learning, to make informed decisions about appropriate curriculum, content and assessment.

1. To develop age appropriate program that meet the needs of each individual child.
2. To observe, assessing and evaluate.
3. Provide set appropriate goals for each individual child.


Contact Us

Phone: 416-393-1907
Fax: 416-393-9346
Address: 30 Centre Island Park. Toronto, Ontario M5J 2E9




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