Kaunas Kindergarten “Mažylis” is an institution where children are educated and prepared for school in partnership with teachers and parents. Children have a happy childhood as a unique value. Students, parents and teachers work together to attain the highest achievements of children. The achievements should match individual educational expectations.
To create conditions for safe, comprehensive, active and inclusive education for 1.5-7 years old children in the Lithuanian language.
To help the child to prepare for primary education by the pre-school, pre-primary, social and emotional education programmes “Together Time ” and “Zippy’s Friends”, using elements of the Waldorf and Reggio Emilia approach.
To help the family (in dialogue with parents) to develop the child’s personality.
To provide specialist assistance to children with special needs and to their parents.
The institution was opened on May 24, 1976 under the name of “94th Kindergarten”.
The kindergarten was named „Mažylis“ in 1998.
The kindergarten got the status of beneficiary in 2004.
The kindergarten got the status of Health Promotion School in 2019.