C&K Banks Street Kindy is affiliated with the Creche & Kindergarten Association of Queensland (C&K). As an “affiliate” service, Banks Street Kindy:
•Is a not-for-profit incorporated association (Banks Street Newmarket Community Preschooling Centre Inc) of which each family is a member;
•Is managed and administered by a Management Committee that is made up of parents from the Kindy who volunteer at the start of each year for these roles;
•Operates under the National Quality Framework (NQF) which provides a national approach to regulation, assessment and quality improvement for early childhood education and care and outside school hours care services across Australia; and
•Receives funding under the Queensland Kindergarten Funding Scheme but otherwise relies on fees, donations and fundraising to meet its running costs and maintain a sustainable and thriving kindergarten for our children.
Banks St Kindy was awarded an overall rating of Exceeding National Quality Standard in the National Quality Framework.