Groups of learners are supported in both classroom and withdrawal programmes with a trained teacher-aide. Teaching is focused on the learner's next steps in phonics, spelling, reading and writing.
Parent and Tutor Reading
This is a programme run by trained parents and tutors where learners are withdrawn from class for a short small group or individual reading time. Anyone interested in supporting this programme is able to contact Rosemarie Lategan.
Lexia and Reading Plus
These are computer based programmes aimed at supporting students with reading difficulties. The school funds spaces on these programmes for the highest needs students. Parents are also able to pay for an annual subscription for this programme. This can be arranged via Rosemarie Lategan.
Groups of learners are supported in both classroom and withdrawal programmes with a trained teacher-aide. Teaching is focused on the learner's next steps in both number and strand mathematics.
Our learners are able to have a one on one session with a student counsellor on Monday, Tuesday or Wednesday each week on an appointment basis. If you believe your child would benefit from this please contact their class teacher or Rosemarie Lategan.
This is a unique peer support program for children dealing with feelings of loss and grief resulting from separation, divorce, life threatening illness and death. If this is something your child would benefit from please contact their class teacher or Rosemarie Lategan.
English as a Second or Other Language (ESOL)
English language learners are supported with a withdrawal programme with a trained teacher-aide. It is focused on the learner's individual next steps.
Gifted and Talented Students:
Learners who are working well above their peers in the general curriculum, or in an interest area are supported in a range of ways. Learners will have an Individual Education Plan (IEP) developed with the class teacher, Special Education Co-ordinator and Parents.