Primary Curriculum

At Benedict, we want to engage our students in meaningful and enjoyable learning experiences. Our curriculum balances both academic and practical subjects, allowing our students to grow in knowledge, skills and creativity.

A balanced scope of learning

Students access a range of core curriculum subjects which are taught by the classroom teacher:

  • Religious Education
  • English
  • Mathematics
  • Humanities and Social Sciences
  • Science
  • The Arts
  • Information and Communication Technology (ICT)

Our student’s learning ability is maximised with specialised subject areas that are taught by specific teachers with particular skills in these areas:

  • Health and Physical Education
  • Music, Dance and Drama
  • Design and Technology
  • Italian - Languages Other Than English (LOTE)

Students at Benedict Campus have access to a library complete with extensive resources and internet access and together with classroom computers, computer labs, interactive whiteboards and iPads, which supports the overall learning program.

Further learning experiences are provided through excursions and guest speakers. Particular emphasis is given in the Junior Primary to Literacy and Numeracy teaching.

Each student’s progress is monitored and reported in writing to parents at the end of each semester.


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