Foundation Phase

Boys and girls 'graduate' from various Pre-Primary Schools to continue their academic journey through the Foundation Phase (Grade 1 to 3), at the Athlone Park Primary.

  • They are nurtured, stretched, encouraged and given a variety of opportunities to achieve their individual potential.
  • In bright and happy classrooms they continue with their reading skills and learn all the Numeracy, Literacy and Life Skills that they will need. Included in their ‘every day scholastic adventure’ are all the other learning areas - Art, Music, Dance and Drama, Computers, Library, and Integrated Sport.
  • On the sports field, Grade 1, 2 and 3 pupils have a head-start, with ‘hands-on’, professional coaching in swimming, tennis, cricket, hockey, netball, soccer, and
  • ‘Sharing’ is very important and we enjoy many different classroom lessons, outings and events during the course of the year that include our parents and grandparents.