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Prep Overview

 
Our modern day Prep Classrooms, combined with dedicated and talented teachers and full time Prep teacher aides provide a great start to your child’s school life. Our teaching and non teaching staff are very dedicated and have developed a strong loyalty to the school and its children. Their commitment to providing quality education is unequalled.
Their day includes a full developmental program which is derived from the P - 3 curriculum and the Early Years Curriculum Guidelines.
Our students at Tewantin State School have access to all of the following and much more;
 
  • Strong community involvement and ties with local organisations such as the Noosa Regional Art Gallery, Rotary and Noosa Tewantin RSL, CWA,  Lions Club, Noosa Council
  • Celebratory activities—Under 8s, Book Week, Funs Runs, Reading Challenge, School Discos
  • Comprehensive recycling and environmental programme with food recycling bins in every classroom.
  • Embedded opportunities for ICT (Information, Communication and Technology)
  • Access to Smart Classrooms
  • Full Time STEM teacher that integrates Early Years Pedagogy in to Design and Digital Technology Curriculum delivery.
  • Gifted and talented and leadership programs.
  • Accerler8 – extension classes
  • Annual Spring Fair
  • International Student visits by Accredited Study Tour Schools
  • Music: instrumental music—brass, woodwind and percussion, drums, guitar lessons and choirs. Ukulele club, School band
  • Sporting programs: Netball (QSS Netball Assn); Softball ; Tennis; Cricket, Rugby League, Auskick,
  • Athletics carnivals, Cross Country and Swimming offered to all grades.
  • Outside School Hours Care including vacation care.
 
Prep students attend for the whole day, which commences at 8:50am and finishes at 2:45pm.
Our Prep Teachers support and shape learning opportunities where children are actively engaged in purposeful learning experiences.
All enrolled 2021 preps and their parents are encouraged to participate in our comprehensive Prep Transition Program.
 
School Tours
School information sessions and tours are held every Tuesday morning from 9.15am.
 
Feel free to use our online ready reckoner to see when your child can start Prep.