Primary School

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Constitution of Rainbows Primary School

 

Mission Statement

Rainbows learning centre prides itself on offering care and education in small supportive classes in a homely atmosphere based on integrated Christian principals. Our Logo symbolizes education based on Christian supported principles.

 

Vision

Our vision is to be a centre of educational excellence based on Christian principles, the learners will be taught by teachers from Grade R to Grade 7. The Learners will be from all members of society and the criteria for Primary school acceptance is based on passing of an entrance assessment. All possible assistance will be given by the school to all learners in order for each unique child to reach his/her optimal potential.

This vision will be obtained by means of a multi disciplinary team approach. It is the schools intention that the parents are part of this team and they will undertake to co-operate, assist and supervise the integrated learning process. This interactive learning / teaching process is still inclusive of all aspects of the learner’s development on cognitive psychomotor and affective levels and we will assist the learner’s families in this dynamic inclusive process.

  • Aim, Purpose and Objectives at the school:

    The school will provide Christian base education from Grade R to Grade 7 to children in the Honeydew, Ruimsig (Roodepoort) and surrounding areas.

    The school will use the South African core curriculum complemented by the ACSI teaching material to meet South Africa’s educational requirements.

    The school will endeavor to equip each child with sound Biblically based education and the skills in order to become stable and proactive members of society.

  • Character of the school:

    The character of the school will be as described above based on Christian based education and will comply with the National education principals stipulated by the national core curriculum. It is a school based on a restricted numbers were each child can be developed holistically.

We are a member school of the ‘Association of Christian Schools International’.

 

Primary School Staff:

HOD Foundation Phase: Mrs. Carol Smit

HOD Intermediate and Senior Phase: Mrs. Bianca Cadman

Grade R: Mrs. Azetta Olivier

Grade 1: Mrs. Micheline Carbonari

Grade 2: Mrs.Carol Smit

Grade 3: Mrs. Ann Naidoo

Grade 4 & 5: Ms. Odile Viseur

Grade 6 & 7: Mrs. Bianca Cadman

Calendar 2017

SCHOOL TERMS

1st Term: 
11th January – 31st March

2nd Term:
18th April – 30th June

3rd Term:
24th July – 29th September

4th Term:
9th October – 6th December

Please note that the school closes at 12pm on the last day of the term for ALL pupils.

SCHOOL HOLIDAYS/PUBLIC HOLIDAYS

01st March – Ash Wednesday

20th March – School Holiday

21st March – Human Rights Day

14th April – Good Friday

17th April – Family Day

27th April – Freedom Day

28th April – School Holiday

1st May – Workers Day

25th May – Ascension Day

16th June – Youth Day

09th August – National Women’s Day

24th September – Heritage Day

25th September – Heritage Day observed

SPECIAL OCCASIONS

17th November – Christmas function (Primary School)

25th November – Christmas function (Pre-School)

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