EDUCATION

ALL ABOUT US

At ABC Pre-school we focus on teaching the foundation skills and concepts that are required for further learning. We offer an atmosphere where the learners enjoy school and where they acquire a love for learning that will sustain them throughout their school years. We provide a nurturing, secure environment where each learner is able to develop at their own pace.
We are registered with the Department of Social Development and comply with all the specifications and requirements.

The main learning areas are:
• Literacy – English and Afrikaans
• Numeracy – Mathematics and number concepts
• Life Skills – Skills from a variety of learning areas
• Physical Development – Gross motor development
• Arts and Crafts – Fine motor development

Hours:
Our hours are from 7:00 to 12:00.
Classes are divided as follows:
Lego Class 3 to 4 years
English Gr R – Paw patrol Class Gr RR and R
Afrikaans Gr R – Nemo Class Gr RR and R

GENERAL INFORMATION:

Fees:
Our fees are very affordable, with no hidden costs, payable over 11 months.
School fees are strictly payable in advance before the 1st of each month.

If your child leaves the school one month written notice must be given with full payment to date.

School fees per child: R19 800 per student per year

Parents can, however, make an arrangement with the school in order to pay the amount monthly. The monthly payment is R1 800.00 per child per month for a period of 11 months.

Registration Fee:
Registration fee is R200.00 per child per year payable upon registration.

Stationery:
R600.00 for stationery per child per year payable upon registration.

Outings:
We go on an outing every term. Our children love their outings and this is one of the highlights of the term. There are no fees for the outings as this is covered with the school fees.

Aftercare:
Will reopen in 2022 for enrollment of new students.

Parental Involvement:
We have parental activities throughout the year eg. Parents evenings, grandparents day, sports day and a year-end concert.
We encourage parental involvement to ensure that the child grows knowing that the bond between the child, the parent and the school make for a responsible, well- adjusted and happy little person.

WHAT DO WE TEACH:

We follow an excellent ECD program. The ratio of teacher to child is kept small in order to monitor each child individually.

The main learning areas are:
• Language development
• Physical development
• Personal, social and emotional development
• Creative development (Art)
• Cognitive thinking, memory skills and numeracy (Mathematics)
• Knowledge and understanding of the world (Science and Technology)

At ABC Pre-school our main emphasis is on learning through play and self-discovery in order to develop each learner physically, cognitively, emotionally and spiritually.  We acknowledge the potential in each learner to reach their optimum ability. We want to develop confident, curious and competent individuals who leave us well equipped to face the challenges of big school.

We have a balance between formal classroom-based activities and free-choice times and we offer various play areas aimed at developing specific skills:

Fantasy Area:
For social and emotional development

Creative area:
Allows for freedom of expression, development fine motor, development of spatial concepts, individual thought, creativity

Cognitive Area:
Intellectual development, self-discipline, motivation and self-discipline

Outside play area and jungle gym’s:
Large muscle development, sensory experiences and locomotor skills

Other activities:
Music, art and movement sessions are also included in our weekly activities.
Our end-of-year exhibition or our art is a celebration of our learners’ work that they have done throughout the year.

CONTACT DETAILS:

PHYSICAL ADDRESS:
56 Mariannhill Road, Ashley, Pinetown

POSTAL ADDRESS:
56 Mariannhill Road, Ashley, Pinetown

CONTACT DETAILS:
Tel: 031- 701 6871
E-mail: michellevr@cityhill.co.za

PRINCIPAL:
M van Rooyen – 082 923 5491

ADMISSIONS:
michellevr@cityhill.co.za

GPS COORDINATES:    29.820048592512375, 30.84779174190434

Important dates:
OPEN DAY:
Everyday is OPEN day!
Contact Mrs van Rooyen for a tour of the school – michellevr@cityhill.co.za