Top 10 Nurseries and Kindergartens in Ha Noi

If you’re new to Ha Noi and seeking the perfect nursery or kindergartens for your child, we’ve gathered all the information you need in one convenient place. Our compilation showcases the finest expat-friendly kindergartens across the country, enabling you to make an informed decision about your child’s early education. From engaging curricula to nurturing environments, these top  kindergartens cater to children aged 14 months to 6 years, providing a solid foundation for their academic and personal growth.

1. Morning Star International School

With a rich history spanning 27 years, Morning Star International School provides a forward-thinking and exceptional education, nurturing self-confident and creative minds within its student body. The institution embarked on its educational voyage in 1994, extending a warm welcome to its first Kindergarten attendees. Progressing through the years, the school’s remarkable evolution has resulted in the establishment of two campuses: an international kindergarten and an elementary school, both located in the vibrant Tay Ho District of West Lake, Hanoi.

Morning Star offers both international and bilingual programs with a unique learning environment.  It prides itself on our close-knit community, believing that for our students to flourish they should feel as comfortable as possible and be excited about coming to school. Read more about what makes this school special below:

Small class sizes

Morning Star is committed to small class sizes. Small class sizes mean students get more one-on-one time with teachers, and teachers can identify any problems faster, the classrooms have a more cohesive class culture and teachers form closer relationships with their students.

Qualified teachers

Teaching faculty at Morning Star are professionals from all over the world, bringing with them knowledge and experience of different teaching methods and global education.

Community conscious

Morning Star creates a welcoming, nurturing environment with students, families and the surrounding community. Throughout the year the school hosts and participate in events allowing our students, parents, and family to engage and socialize with the wider community.

Global community

Students of the school are from 60 countries, building a truly international community of learners, celebrating and embracing our cultural and personal differences. They are encouraged to learn about different cultures, religions, believes and attitudes so they develop and open-minded global outlook.


Address: Building C, 98 To Ngoc Van Street, Tay Ho District, Ha Noi


Whatsapp/Zalo/Viber: +84 (0)964141496 / +84 (0)24 3719 5115 / +84 (0)962839436

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2. Hanoi International Kindergarten

Offering an international curriculum for children aged 14 months to 6 years, Hanoi International Kindergarten ensures a vibrant learning experience. From cooking to dancing, gardening, drama, and music, our spacious modern facilities encompass both indoor and outdoor play areas.

3. Kinderworld International Kindergarten & Prep School

KinderWorld provides an intimate learning environment with small classes led by foreign teachers supported by Vietnamese educators. This fosters optimal learning conditions for children aged 18 months to under 6 years, creating a strong educational foundation.

4. Koala House

Koala House Kindergarten offers quality education and care for children aged 18 months to 6 years. Its goal is to challenge students to develop academically, physically, socially, and artistically, fostering well-rounded individuals.

5. Maple Bear Canadian Kindergarten

Maple Bear pre-school aims to ignite an enthusiasm for learning and knowledge in young learners, laying the foundation for future success. With two locations in Hanoi, the school offer engaging learning environments for children aged 2 to 6 years.

6. Starfish International Kindergarten

The critical early years are nurtured at Starfish International Kindergarten, where a positive learning environment fosters every child’s potential. Its celebration of diverse cultures enriches the educational experience.

7. System’s Little House International Kindergarten

Founded in 1994, System’s Little House International Kindergarten offers a nurturing environment for children aged 18 months to 6 years. Inspired by the ‘Reggio Emilia’ philosophy, we encourage exploration, imagination, and creativity.

8. EtonHouse International Kindergarten, Hanoi

EtonHouse International Kindergarten offers a well-resourced environment for children aged 2 to 6 years. Our modern facilities stimulate holistic development, providing a strong foundation for future learning.

9. QSI International PreSchool

QSI’s Early Childhood Program emphasizes play-based, hands-on experiences for 3-4-year-olds, fostering physical coordination, social skills, and learning readiness.

10. Rainbow Preschool

Established in 1996, Rainbow Preschool offers a friendly and challenging environment based on the British National Curriculum Guidance for the Foundation Stage, catering to children aged 15 months to 6 years.

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