Frequently Asked Questions

How old does my child need to be to attend Early Steps International Preschool?

We have a variety of program options. Our preschool program serves children from 2 1/2 to 5 years old.

What is the child-staff ratio?

Child-staff ratio within government guidelines is 1:20. At Early Steps we maintain between 1:10 to 1:15

What qualifications do your teachers hold?

All classes are taught by teachers with a Diploma in Early Childhood Education or higher.

What are your school's hours?

Monday - Friday 8:30am – 11:30am
We are closed on all public, bank and mercantile holidays

Does my child have to be potty trained?

Yes, a child attending a class independent of a caregiver (ages 3 and up) must be potty trained to attend the Preschool. We understand occasional accidents happen, and we are prepared. However, an accident should be the exception, and not the norm.

What do I do if I want to enroll my child now?

Please contact our preschool office at +94 11 2957 815 for the most up to date enrollment availability. We are open Monday-Friday 8:00am-4:00pm.

Do you have a Virtual option for preschool?

Yes, we have a Virtual Preschool option for children 2 1/2 - 5 years old. We provided this option for families throughout the 2020-21 school year.


+94 011 2957 815

+94 77 9101 866


23/1 Peralanda Rd, Ragama 11010

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