Kinma is a dynamic independent bush school in Sydney offering a unique child-centred, democratic education for preschool and primary school aged children.
Kinma encourages children to become flexible thinkers and independent, self-directed learners in a non-competitive environment which respects and nurtures the individuality of its members.
Kinma is a unique child-centred learning environment that offers innovative programs for children in their primary and preschool years. It is a place where children genuinely love to learn, and where they acquire values and skills that will benefit them for the rest of their lives.
Established in 1972, Kinma (an aboriginal word meaning ‘Awake’) is based on the philosophy of progressive education with democratic principles.