Our Strategic Plan 2020 – 2026

Our Purpose:

Dannevirke Kindergarten Association enables children to prosper and succeed.

Our Strategic Priorities:

Our focus is on quality, stakeholder relationships, and sustainability. Our work will be underpinned by the principals of the Treaty of Waitangi.


A focus on quality enables us to:

  • Attract, develop and retain a qualified workforce
  • Lead governance, business and teaching best practice
  • Benchmark our practice and continually improve
  • Gain and retain NZK Qual Mark accreditation


A focus on stakeholder relationships enables us to:

  • Welcome and value diversity
  • Invite and hear a variety of ideas
  • Effectively support tamariki and whānau
  • Tell our story


A focus on sustainability enables us to:

  • Be the lead provider of accessible and affordable early childhood education
  • Meet the needs of our community
  • Provide fit-for-purpose environments
  • Plan for our future

Our Ways of Working

Our work will be underpinned by four core values:

Respect we enable everyone’s voice to be heard, we value different opinions, and we work for the mutual benefit of others

Integrity we are honest, trust worthy, and we work with best intent

Inclusiveness we welcome and value diversity in all things

Open Minded we are receptive to knew ideas, we are open to change, challenge, and robust discussion

Our Contact details:

Phone: 06 374 5880


Physical address: 11 – 13 High Street, Dannevirke 4930

Postal address: PO Box 250, Dannevirke 4942