About Us

Kids playing with colorful toy blocks

What We Do

Our goal is to improve children´s knowledge in their native language and in turn letting them get accustomed with another foreign language, allowing them to express themselves freely and learning through recreational activities. We accomplish this by empowering children to be at the helm of their own learning journey, such that they are engaged and incentivised to find out every answer to every question. We instigate their desire to dream, learn, create, and develop their independence and individuality.

Our learning program includes the most effective and innovative teaching methods practiced in a creative, friendly and captivating environment. We teach children to put things into perspective, understand everyday situations and be able to deal with them confidently and overcome challenges with a smile. We nurture their interest and curiosity by adapting this knowledge into our teaching approach in order to let them “learn through play”.

Meet Our Staff

Cecile Desprez - French Early Childhood Educator

Sophie Wong

Founder, Owner and Child Development Specialist
Sophie started Chicky & Olive due to her own experience raising her son who has Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). This has led her to welcome all children, including those with special needs at Chicky & Olive. Her mission of setting up Chicky & Olive is to enable children everywhere to have a place not just to learn, but to play.
Sophie Wong - Founder, Owner and Child Development Specialist

Cécile Desprez

Early Childhood Educator (French)
As an educator and mother of four, Cécile truly thinks that each child should be given the chance to explore and develop himself in respect of his own specificities. Unique child - unique approach. Cecile implements different activities to allow the children to explore, learn and play in a safe, welcoming and fun environment.
Jasmine Chong - English Early Childhood Educator

Jasmine Chong

Early Childhood Educator (English)
Jasmine is passionate and driven to give her best for all the children under her care. She believes in keeping the young minds engaged and their beautiful imaginations alive. She always ensures the children are in a safe and comfortable environment, providing them with a well-rounded, hands on experience that are age-appropriate and fun.
Marie Kern - French Early Childhood Educator

Marie Kern

Early Childhood Educator (French)
Marie is a native French teacher since 1999. She has worked in France for 16 years, teaching kids from 10/11 years old, then 7 years old, then from 3 to 6 years old. She’s passionate about children’s books and likes to develop different skills in children through story telling.
Sophie Wong - Founder, Owner and Child Development Specialist

Mallar Nuraini

Early Childhood Educator (English)
Mallar believes that every child is unique in their way. Her decision to pursue a career in childcare education is due to her intrinsic desire to make a positive impact on the life of a child. Through experiences she provides, it helps children to be active learners and develop natural curiosity.
Jasmine Chong - English Early Childhood Educator

Yvette Tan

Early Childhood Educator (English & Mandarin)
Yvette is enthusiastic and passionate for children. She enjoys being with young children and she has the patience to work with them. She exercises her creativity and flexibility to make learning fun, making their day in the centre a positive one.

About Us

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What We Do

Our goal is to improve children´s knowledge in their native language and in turn letting them get accustomed with another foreign language, allowing them to express themselves freely and learning through recreational activities. We accomplish this by empowering children to be at the helm of their own learning journey, such that they are engaged and incentivised to find out every answer to every question. We instigate their desire to dream, learn, create, and develop their independence and individuality.

Our learning program includes the most effective and innovative teaching methods practiced in a creative, friendly and captivating environment. We teach children to put things into perspective, understand everyday situations and be able to deal with them confidently and overcome challenges with a smile. We nurture their interest and curiosity by adapting this knowledge into our teaching approach in order to let them “learn through play”.

Meet Our Staff

Cecile Desprez - French Early Childhood Educator

Sophie Wong

Founder, Owner and Child Development Specialist
Sophie started Chicky & Olive due to her own experience raising her son who has Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). This has led her to welcome all children, including those with special needs at Chicky & Olive. Her mission of setting up Chicky & Olive is to enable children everywhere to have a place not just to learn, but to play.
Sophie Wong - Founder, Owner and Child Development Specialist

Cécile Desprez

Early Childhood Educator (French)
As an educator and mother of four, Cécile truly thinks that each child should be given the chance to explore and develop himself in respect of his own specificities. Unique child - unique approach. Cecile implements different activities to allow the children to explore, learn and play in a safe, welcoming and fun environment.
Jasmine Chong - English Early Childhood Educator

Jasmine Chong

Early Childhood Educator (English)
Jasmine is passionate and driven to give her best for all the children under her care. She believes in keeping the young minds engaged and their beautiful imaginations alive. She always ensures the children are in a safe and comfortable environment, providing them with a well-rounded, hands on experience that are age-appropriate and fun.
Marie Kern - French Early Childhood Educator

Marie Kern

Early Childhood Educator (French)
Marie is a native French teacher since 1999. She has worked in France for 16 years, teaching kids from 10/11 years old, then 7 years old, then from 3 to 6 years old. She’s passionate about children’s books and likes to develop different skills in children through story telling.
Sophie Wong - Founder, Owner and Child Development Specialist

Mallar Nuraini

Early Childhood Educator (English)
Mallar believes that every child is unique in their way. Her decision to pursue a career in childcare education is due to her intrinsic desire to make a positive impact on the life of a child. Through experiences she provides, it helps children to be active learners and develop natural curiosity.
Jasmine Chong - English Early Childhood Educator

Yvette Tan

Early Childhood Educator (English & Mandarin)
Yvette is enthusiastic and passionate for children. She enjoys being with young children and she has the patience to work with them. She exercises her creativity and flexibility to make learning fun, making their day in the centre a positive one.