Constitution of Rainbows Primary School
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.
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
11th January – 31st March
18th April – 30th June
24th July – 29th September
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
17th November – Christmas function (Primary School)
25th November – Christmas function (Pre-School)