Appletree Preschool is a privately owned Centre located in Castle Hill. The Centre backs onto quiet bushland and a creek; connecting children with nature and their local area, fostering environmental awareness.


The Centre is licensed for 39 children per day from ages 2-6 years old. The preschool is open from 7:30am to 5:30pm Monday to Friday. We are closed on all NSW public holidays and close for 3 weeks over the Christmas and new year period.


We currently offer short day and long day options to families.

Short days are 8am to 4pm and Long days are 7:30am to 5:30pm.


Our Centre has two dedicated rooms our Koalas room and our Joeys and Kangaroos room.


The Koalas room for children aged two to three years; and a larger room shared by the Joeys and Kangaroos for children aged three to six years. 

Within the 2-3 year old room there are 8 children daily with 2 educators and within the 3-6 year olds room there are 30 children daily with 4 educators.


The preschool offers a comprehensive early childhood education with experienced, qualified educators supporting each child’s learning journey.

Appletree Preschool offers a holistic approach to learning, valuing family and community involvement.

Families are welcomed and encouraged to be a part of the learning experiences and share in their child’s education.