Why choose Berea Primary School ...
We focus on the development of the whole child.
We have the most dedicated and talented teachers taking care and educating our young ones.
The grade R year is a happy and productive introductory year at Berea Primary School.
We teach our students that they can achieve anything if they put their minds to it.
Our grade R unit is a loving, nurturing environment where children can develop solid values and morals. We focus on the development of the whole child - emotionally, physically, socially and cognitively.
During this year of school we explore the Letterland programme to build an awareness of sounds and letters. Our formal lessons incorporate and extend the CAPS curriculum for Grade R. The Grade R unit boasts a private outdoor area where the children can extend their knowledge and skills. Activities include gardening, construction, water play, building in the sandpit and strengthening their muscles on the monkey bars. We ensure that the Grade R unit is structured to encourage opportunity for both formal and informal learning throughout the day. Children have the opportunity to visit the newly refurbished school library once a week. Here the children experience the joy of reading and they are encouraged to take books home to enjoy reading at home. Information technology is included in the curriculum with small grouped of learners visiting the computer center once a week.
The children have lots of fun learning about music and movement with our specialist teacher. Grade R is an exciting year where the children are introduced to many new experiences and activities. They also do:
These are the Heads of Department solely responsible for the up bringing and feeding of our fragile but hungry Grade R minds.
Head of Department
The Berea Primary family will strive to
We have a beautiful and love filled environment that is ideal for our new and excited students.
We have a variety of sports facilities and knowledgeable instructors/coaches to go along with them to ensure that our learners grow holistically.
All work and no play would make our boys and girls dull indeed and that is why we have a beautiful and very safe play area.