About Young Phoenix Academy
Young Phoenix Academy is a family-owned childcare service that provides high-quality early education and care programs to children aged six weeks to six years.
Our 154-place Menai Childcare Centre operates long daycare hours from 7:30 am – 6:00 pm on weekdays at 591 Old Illawarra Road, Menai NSW 2234.
The centre features six well-resourced classrooms and four adventurous outdoor play areas. Each age group has its own indoor and outdoor learning spaces specifically designed to suit the needs and interests of each class.
We provide complete early education and care programs for infants, toddlers, and preschoolers that focus on supporting children’s social, emotional, physical, and cognitive development to give your child the best start.
At Young Phoenix Academy, our philosophy of education is based on the belief that the best outcomes for children are achieved when children, educators, and families work in partnership. We believe children are naturally capable and curious learners and that our role as educators is to guide and support each child’s unique learning journey.Learn More
Our Mission is to provide our Young Phoenixes with an unforgettable educational experience that prepares them with the wings of confidence and the knowledge to fly.
Our Menai Childcare Centre Offers
Young Phoenix Academy provides children with the ideal learning environment. We are open 7:30 am – 6:00 pm Monday to Friday. Enrol and commence before July 1, 2022 to receive your first FOUR WEEKS OF CHILDCARE FREE!
Innovative Ignite Curriculum
Nutritious Catered Meals
StoryPark Family App
Our Ignite Curriculum
At Young Phoenix Academy, we implement our innovative Ignite Curriculum to nurture and support children’s complete development from birth through to their transition to school. Out Ignite Curriculum is based on the Early Years Learning Framework and focuses on Identity, Wellbeing, Relationships, Learning, and Communication. Our goal is to nurture children’s learning confidence as the foundation for life-long learning.Learn More
Our Education Programs
Young Phoenix Academy offers dynamic education programs for infants, toddlers and preschoolers aged six weeks to six years. Our programs positively support children’s social, emotional, cognitive, and physical development.
Our Nursery Program provides babies with a nurturing environment where they learn through movement, sensory exploration, and caring relationships with our team. Our daily fees are $110 before the Child Care Subsidy (CCS is applied).
Our Toddler Program encourages curiosity, sensory exploration, independence, creativity, problem-solving, and social skills as a foundation for future learning. Our daily fees are $105 before the Child Care Subsidy (CCS is applied).
Our Preschool Program prepares children with the foundational knowledge and skills that will support them in making a successful transition to school. Our daily fees are $100 before the Child Care Subsidy (CCS is applied).