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Welcome to Butterflies Crèche, where we provide a secure and enriching environment for your child's growth. Our aim is to create a "home away from home" atmosphere, centered around the well-being and development of each child. With our dedicated team of caring and experienced staff, your child will receive the love and nurturing they deserve. Situated in the picturesque town of Lusk, Co. Dublin, we are excited to be a part of your child's journey.

Our Classrooms

All our classes are led by highly qualified staff members who hold either a QQI Level 5, Level 6, Level 7, or Montessori certificate. We prioritize the expertise and professionalism of our team, ensuring that your child receives the best care and educational support.

In addition, our additional staff members undergo a thorough vetting process to ensure the utmost safety and security for your child. We carefully select individuals who demonstrate a genuine passion for childcare and a strong commitment to child development.

You can have peace of mind knowing that our dedicated staff is fully equipped to provide a nurturing and stimulating environment for your child's growth and learning.


  • Wobbler Room

  • Toddler Room

  • Busy Bees Room

  • Playschool Group

  • Pre Montessori

  • Montessori

  • Full Time Care 

  • After School Club

Our Programmes
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Pre Montessori/Montessori

At Butterflies Crèche, we employ the Montessori system of education for young children, which is designed to foster the natural interests and activities of each child. In addition, we embrace an emergent curriculum approach, allowing for flexibility and adaptability in our daily routines. This approach encourages both child and adult-initiated activities, ensuring a well-rounded and enriching educational experience. Rest assured, our programs are covered by ECCE, providing your child with a nurturing and stimulating environment to grow and thrive.

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The ECCE (Early Childhood Care and Education) programme offers a valuable opportunity for all children within the eligible age range to embark on their first formal experience of early learning before starting primary school. This comprehensive programme provides three hours of engaging educational activities per day, five days a week, for a duration of 38 weeks per year. The ECCE programme year begins in September and concludes in June. At Butterflies Crèche, we are proud to participate in the ECCE programme, ensuring that your child receives a solid foundation for their educational journey in a nurturing and supportive environment.

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Full-time/Part-Time Daycare

Partly subsidised by the National Childcare Scheme.

Sessional Playschool

For children not yet eligible for ECCE support. Also partly subsidised by the National Childcare Scheme.

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After School Club

At Butterflies Crèche, we offer convenient drop-off and pick-up services for children attending Lusk National School and Educate Together. Our dedicated staff ensures a safe and reliable transportation experience, providing peace of mind for parents. Additionally, we provide supervised homework sessions, allowing school-age children to complete their assignments in a structured and supportive environment.

To cater to their nutritional needs, we also include meals in our services. Our school-age children receive a wholesome dinner and tea, ensuring they are fueled and ready for their after-school activities. At Butterflies Crèche, we prioritize the well-being and holistic development of every child in our care.

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