Welcome to Koalaroo

Children 18 Months - 5 Years

Providing a nurturing environment that caters to the needs of all our children.

Our Philosophy

We believe children are entitled to opportunities that support and encourage their emotional, social, cognitive and physical growth and development.

Welcome to Koalaroo!

Koalaroo Preschool provides a safe, developmentally appropriate environment for Toddlers and Preschool children. Our focus is to provide stimulating early care and educational experiences that promotes each child's social/emotional, physical and cognitive development.

Our goal is to encourage & stimulate our children to be life-long learners.

Possums | 18mo - 2.5yrs

Preschool program for toddlers 18 months - 2.5 years. Maximum class size of 5 students with 1 teacher.

Joeys | 2.5yrs - 3.8yrs

Preschool program for children 2.5 years to 3.8 years. Maximum class size of 15 students with 2 teachers.

Wallabies | 3.8yrs - 5yrs

Preschool program designed for children 3.8 to 5 years old. Maximum class size of 13 students with 1 teacher.

Our Difference

Chef Steve provides healthy morning and afternoon snacks and nutritious hot lunches daily. No "Beans & Wieners" served here - Broader Palate Broader Mind!

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  • Joey Teacher

    Graduated from Georgian College in 2012 with honors from the Early Childhood Education program. Miss Fulford also has her First Aid and CPR certificate.

  • Possum Teacher

    Mrs Veronica Evans is a RECE with a Montessori teaching certificate for preschool aged children, and Autism Interventionist Certification.

  • Joey Teacher

    Joey Teacher with Amber Fulford

  • Chef

    Chef Steve is Food Handler Certified and has completed the Good Beginnings Preschool Nutrition Program for Ontario children.

  • Director / Wallaby Teacher

    Qualifications: NNEB registered member of the College of Early Childhood Educators; BLM registered member of the Ontario College of Teachers; First Aid CPR

Latest News

September 11th, 2016

We have received another generous sponsorship from a local electrician, Georgian Electric who purchased 2 wall panels!

August 15th, 2016

We have received our first business wall sponsorship from The Paper Peas!


  • "There are no words to describe how amazing this school is and how appreciative we are for EVERYTHING they have done for our little boys. Our 3 year old had a speech delay so we decided to try putting..."

    Cassie Brown

  • "We have been thrilled with the program at Koalaroo since its inception. Both of our kids have gone through the program and have not only thrived socially, but exceeded all of our expectations for age-..."


  • "After her first year of school at Koalaroo I am so proud of how much our 2 year old daughter has learned at Koalaroo. This school is absolutely amazing, it is great to have a place to bring our little..."

    Trevor Howard

  • "Annie & (Chef) Steve have been wonderful at Koalaroo Preschool. My girls (ages four & nearly two) have learned SO much in the short time they have been there and are truly excited to go every day. I a..."


  • "I looked all over Barrie to find the perfect school for my daughter, Julia. Thankfully, I found it at Koalaroo. The teachers at Koalaroo provided Julia with a very positive introduction to school an..."

    Sherrie Logan

  • "Koalaroo is much more than a daycare centre. My 4 year old daughter has extreme anxiety issues so I was very apprehensive about sending her to all-day/everyday Jr. Kindergarten this year. Instead I ch..."

    Jen Peck

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