Kindergarten/ dagmamma

Kindergartens / dagmamma: In the city, there are 2 kindergartens, Kirkjugerði and Sóli.

Kindergartens / dagmamma: In the city, there are 2 kindergartens, Kirkjugerði and Sóli, kindergarten Sóli is run according to the Hjallastefna model which you can read about at https://www.hjallimodel.com/, kirkjugerði site

Before the child enters the kindergarten, one can use the Dagmamma services for which, as well as the kindergarten, one has subsidies from the community. Children can go to dagmamma at the age of 6 months, municipality pays 75.000kr with every child, dagmamma takes that amount from the whole price, and the price parents pay is with discount form the city. Dagmamma in Vestmannaeyjar are:


Hansína Metta Jóhannsdóttir

Location: Hátún 8

Phone: 481-2128 and 848-6696

Email: hansina.metta@gmail.com

Open from 8.00 to 15.30 (samkomulag, or as agreed).

To register your child to dagmamma, you need to contact the dagmamma yourself, and you can find an application for a subsidies for dagmamma in "forms folder" or in the municipal office.


Enrollment for the kindergarten is made through an application which can be found in "forms". You can submit an application by e-mail, mínar síður or in person at the city office.