About Us

  • Welcome to Deep Creek Preschool

    Discover learning through play
  • “At Deep Creek Preschool, we acknowledge the Traditional Custodians of the land on which we operate, the Wurundjeri people and pay our respect to their Elders past, present and emerging and extend that respect to all Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples today We recognize the important role that Indigenous peoples have played and continue to play in the stewardship of this land and its waterways, and we honour their ongoing connection to country. We also acknowledge the impacts of colonialism on Indigenous peoples and communities and commit to working towards reconciliation and healing”.
  • Established in 1986, Deep Creek Preschool is an independently run, not for profit community preschool located in Doncaster East, with the preschool offering both 3 and 4 year old preschool programs.
    Deep Creek Preschool is administered by volunteer parents/guardians, who form a management committee and our Early Childhood Professionals plan the curriculum using indoor and outdoor environments for the children to explore and discover whilst learning through play.
    Preschool is an important chapter in your child’s life, for some children it will be their first experience away from home. Our preschool is a place where children feel happy, safe and nurtured.

    Deep Creek Preschool has achieved an overall Rating of Meeting the National Quality Standard.
  • Mission Statement

  • It is Deep Creek Preschool’s vision “To support the ongoing growth of the children of Manningham by providing a strong foundation for future educational development”

  • We Are Committed

  • A committed team of Staff and Committee of Management that understands our Vision and are involved to make it happen.

  • We Are Caring

  • A Caring, Cooperative environment that supports positive relationships, promotes respectful interaction & cultural values, and strives to create a strong sense of community.

  • We Are Stimulated

  • Stimulated learning to promote creativity, capability & inquisitiveness in all areas of development for our children & to respect each individual child’s needs.

  • We Are Open

  • Communication with parents on their child’s development progress as well as the school’s policies, beliefs and commitments. We in turn seek & welcome parent feedback.

  • We Are Accountable

  • Accountability as we appreciate the preschool is a non-profit organisation and requires regular monitoring of finances & profitability to ensure long term sustainability. 

  • We Are Honourable

  • Pursuing Best Practice & Continuous Improvement by means of the National Quality Framework and in accordance with the requirements of all applicable legislations, regulations and standards.