Pre-School and Childcare
Few pre-school/nursery facilities are available. Nurseries normally operate until noon. Please be advised that there are often waiting lists for schools and nurseries, hence it is worthwhile registering your child early.
Here are some pre-school educational institutions in alphabetical order Name Ages Contact Information
2 to 3 years
Location: PDO Camp near PDO School
The Karavaan (situated on the PDO camp) is run by PDO spouses with 2 classes undertaking 2 half days per week (Sunday and Tuesday) and 2 classes undertaking 3 half days per week (Saturday, Monday and Wednesday) an option of 5 half days is also available. All classes are international stream.
For those who want their children to forgo pre-school, household help is readily available and most expatriate families rely, in part, on the assistance of paid nannies that reside in the family home.
National Nursery Montessori
2 to 6 years (Toddler group and Kindergarten)
Location: Al Qurum Heights, Way 2414
Tel: 24560096 Fax: 24566507
Contact: Faye Ali Hassan
Villa No. 1165, Way No. 1518.
Madinat Al Ilam, Muscat
Phone: +968 94453083/ 94452480
Director’s No: +968 95 812993
P.O. Box: 55, PC 134, Jawharat Al Shatti, – Sultanate of Oman
Sunshine Nursery’s office hours are:
Sunday – Thursday: 8:00 AM – 1:30 PM
Sunday – Thursday: 7:00 AM – 5 PM