Frequently Asked Questions
Can you please explain the method used to teach reading with children?
Little Caliphs program (module) will do reading using phonics method and followed by recognized the alphabets. The process will start with LC buku Siri Cepat Membaca, Read Easy (finished buku Siri Cepat Membaca 3), and Little Qari (Start on March/April)
Can I request a homework for my children at home?
Homework will be given to your children except for extra worksheet if needed. All the books will be left at school and it will be given after it is done.
How can parents contribute on children's rapid performance for reading?
Parents are encouraged to do reading at home at least 5 to 10 minutes everyday using Little Caliphs method to ensure the process of reading running smoothly.
Can you please explain about school timetable?
All students must be arriving at school before 8.30 am every day as we will do reading/ bahasa/ English/ Little Qari before class lesson start. School session ends at 12.00/12.30 pm. (Monday to Thursday) and 11.30/12.00 pm (Friday). Full program extended to 5.30 pm.
Is there any extra charges for early drop and late pickup ?
There is early drop charge (arrive before 6.45 am) and late pickup charge (By 6.00 pm)
When should parents pay the monthly fee and did parents get deduction if the children absence for 1 month full?
Monthly fees need to pay before 7th of the month. Fees only can be paid by cheque and online banking. Strictly no refund or deduction given if student is absent except for December due to fix monthly cost.
Can I send somebody else to pick up my children?
Please inform teacher on duty if the person who will fetch your child is not his/her parents.
How can parents communicate and how frequent parents can visit kindergarten?
Do come to our program especially Fast Reading Technique, Parents Teachers Meet Day, Sport Day and other gathering.
Can parents accompany their children during orientation week?
Parents are not allowed to enter the school during orientation week (first week of school) but can do so after orientation week.
How can parents know about any updates or information?
Please alert to all email & memo given either inside your child bag/ given by teaches/sms. We will also post updates on our Facebook Pages.
Can I register my 3 years old child?
We only take 4 until 6 years old. Our module is created only suitable for 4 to 6 years old.
What document needed for registration?
The documents that needed is a copy of MyKID, 2 pieces of passport size photos and immunisation card.
Can we see the children at the classroom?
It is not recommended. The children will change their character when their parents are in front of them. This thing will affect other students who will at the same time ask where is their parents thus more complicated problems will arise.
What if my son was crying relentlessly every time he came to school?
Crying in the early stages is normal. Most importantly, parents should trust the teacher as the teacher will persuade and calm the student who is crying.
Do I need to apply leave for the orientation day?
On the first day at school, parents are not allowed to enter the school. Parents also are not encouraged to take leave on the first of school. Teacher really need parents' trust in handling the kids.
Why have briefing on parents?
Parents briefing are mandatory. Briefing and explanations will be given a little during the registration process and a special event will be conducted before orientation week. The kindergarten will also provide rules and regulations for the purpose of facilitating.
Who should parents contact if they want to ask about their child?
Principle or assistant principle as they are responsible for operations at kindergartens. The information about other teachers telephone numbers is a kindergarten policy not to be given to parents to avoid problems. On top of that we also have Academic Consultant to observe and keep our education level and quality at standard.
Do the children nap frequently?
Ideally nap are scheduled at the same time every day from 2 p.m. until 4 p.m.
Are meals provided?
Yes. For Day Care, we serve meal 3 times a day; breakfast, lunch and tea break. For Half Day we only provide breakfast.
What time we can send our children to the school?
You may start send your kids early, from 6.45 a.m. until 8.30 a.m. before the class starts. Failure to do so will cause theme miss their individual reading session and affect overall performance.
What clothes should be worn and brought to school throughout the orientation?
School uniform is not required throughout the orientation. For day care students must be supplied with 2 pairs of clothes, bath, towel and milk powder if still drink milk. Each of these equipment should be labelled to avoid the belongings been swapped with other student.
If I pick up my child late from school, would there be any charges imposed on us?
Yes, we start charge at 6.00 p.m. everyday.
How many children per class?
Maximum of 14 students per class.
How many main teachers in Little Caliphs?
Depending on the number of classes.
Do you accept 6 years old child with zero learning?
Yes we do. But we need to assess your child first. We do offer extra classes on weekdays or during Saturday for children who need more assistance from the teacher.
Do you have particular website and email that we can go through, visit and contact?
Visit our website www.JomDaftarTadika.com. You also can email us at icare@JomDaftarTadika.com. Please make sure you are in the email list because all info related school will be informed and sent via email.
Are your teachers professionally trained and well qualified?
Yes of course. Our entire teacher has gone through the Little Caliphs training with our certified trainers and lecturers.
How will you ensure the safety of my child in Little Caliphs?
We have security card system. On top of that all of our school is installed with CCTV to monitor the safety and security of children and teachers.
Do you buy food outside?
No. All our food is prepared by our caterer or our own cook.
How many branches do you have?
For our company we have 6 branches under TADIKA KHALIFAH BUDIMAN using Little Caliphs Program, and the number increase.
Are the events compulsory to be participated?
Yes they are. It is compulsory to attend all our major events such as (Parents Teacher Meeting, Sports Day, Field Trip, Graduation Day)
If I send my child to school late, would there be any charges imposed on us?
There will be no charges. However we do not tolerate with this issue as the children will miss his/her major subject lessons. Please send your kids on time.