Choosing a nursery to send your baby to can be a tough choice, you are leaving your child on his/her own for the first time in a place that isn’t your parents’ or someone you know. When you’re taking the decision of what nursery to take your baby to, there are multiple factors you need to consider, such as hygiene, friendliness of staff, coziness of the place, and its safety. In this article we’ve gathered the top 10 nurseries in Egypt based on the aforementioned criteria, and you will find the link to their page and location as well in case you decide to visit them anytime soon!
1. Lads and Lasses Nursery
Lads and Lasses nursery is located in Heliopolis, what makes it special is that once your child is enrolled, they have a personalized plan made for him/her to ensure development and nurture. They have multiple activities that your kid can participate in, such as art and music and even French! They have different programs for infants, toddlers, and preschool students, so whatever age your child is, they will have something planned! You can check out these programs as well as the classes they offer on their website.
Contact number: 02 26435935
2. Under 5 Preschool
“Where creativity and development meet fun!”
As stated on their website, under 5 Preschool really is where creativity and development meet fun. This nursery started back in 2003 and is now open in 6 areas in Egypt! They have a lot of programs and activities for the children, and even have a parents’ club to keep the parents always updated with everything going on. They also have a psychologist that is always available for both the kids and the parents. Lastly, since a lot of parents are afraid of sending their kids to nursery, considering that the pandemic is still ongoing, Under 5 Preschool now offers packages delivered to your doorstep with games and activities to do to keep your child entertained at home, and keep the learning process ongoing. The location below is their main branch located in maadi, but you can check their website to find out the rest of the branches and check out which is the closest to you.
Contact number: 0122 218 4793
Location: Street 261, Ezbet Fahmy, Maadi, Cairo Governorate 11311
3. Le Palmier
Le Palmier is a French nursery that offers both french and Arabic education for the younglings. It is recognized by the Cultural Service of the French Embassy in Egypt for meeting all the educational standards listed by the French Ministry of National Education. Le Palmier focuses on enhancing the children’s intellect and discipline, as well as fun! They have many activities that the children can enjoy, such as dancing and sports, and some partying as well to make the learning fun! Le Palmier, as well as Under 5 Preschool, has multiple locations, the one written below is their New Cairo branch, but you can visit their website to check the closest location to yours.
Contact number: 01111401012
Location: Administrative building, The Villa Compound south investors zone No 64 90 road
4. Juniors Academy
Home away from home. Juniors academy, located in New Cairo, is one of the coziest and friendliest nurseries. They offer multiple activities in various categories, they have two swimming pools, a library, and a cinema! They also fulfilled the hygiene category as the classrooms are always cleaned with antibacterial and all the kitchen equipment is constantly sterilized, ensuring that the kids are always in a clean and safe environment. The kids will also be learning English and French, as well as math, science, and art and crafts.
Contact number: 002 2 616 3030
Location: Street No. 2 – Fourth District Area No. 1 Fifth Settlement – New Cairo, Cairo, Egypt
5. Irish School Nursery
The Irish School is one of the best nurseries in Egypt! They offer programs for babies starting from 6 months up to 6 years, focusing very much on nurturing the children’s communication skills and creative thinking. They try to implement activities with the kids that are relevant to their learning process in order to make education fun, and not to mention, they have vast areas for playing and activities, and the staff are extremely careful and give all their attention to the kids at all times. The Irish School has 4 locations, the one stated below is their Maadi branch, but, like the previous nurseries, you can find out the four other branches on their website.
Contact number: +20100 534 9954
Location: Maadi Nursery 12 Road 12
6. Beginn Nursery
Beginn Nursery is one of the most unique nurseries we came across. Founded by three mothers, they came to realize the difficulties of finding an appropriate nursery to enroll your kids in. They decided to combine their own knowledge and experience and establish the perfect nursery for not just their children, for every child. Beginn Nursery provides both English and German programs. In their English program they focus on developing the children’s social, emotional, physical, and cognitive skills by following the International British Creative Curriculum, all in English so by the time they graduate from nursery (they do have graduations and it’s the cutest thing ever), they can fully speak and understand English. Their German program is suitable for kids from 3 years old to 10 years old, it focusses on the German language greatly and supports the children to speak German as a native over the course.
Contact Number: +20 1020939215
Location: 10 Mohamed Hafez St., Dokki, Giza
8. The Baby Academy
The Baby Academy is one of the most unique nurseries in Egypt. First of all, the place is very clean and hygienic, baby proof, and the teachers are very cautious and friendly and extremely professional and qualified. A month after you enroll your child into The Baby Academy, they’re given an assessment to follow up on how your child is progressing through their programs, and according to that they alter and enhance their program to reach optimum results. They accept children from 3 months old up to 5 years old, and according to their age, they’re placed in one of their 5 classes. They have a lot of classes to keep the children entertained and constantly learning, including drama, writing, reading, and a creative center! They also provide lunch for the children and discipline them through teaching them to clean after themselves and take their plates to the kitchen after they’re done eating. The Baby Academy has 4 branches, the location below is their Maadi location, but you can find their other locations on their website!
Contact number: + 202-22266644
Location: 48, El Nahda street, Maadi, Helwan.
10. Leap Development Hub
With their modern and innovative designs, Leap Development Hub is one of the most outstanding nurseries, located in New Cairo. Leap Development follows a 360-degree developmental approach, which means it surrounds the children with an environment where every little detail is designed to stimulate their brains. Leap Development Hub works in partnership with child psychologists and development experts to ensure the utmost learning experience for the kids. Needless to mention, it takes very serious hygienic precautions and the whole place is baby proof.
Contact number: 0101 3888855