Renmark North Primary School is located approximately 10km from the township of Renmark and is nestled amongst vineyards and fruit properties.
Our school occupies a large area which includes two ovals, two playgrounds, a pool, netball/basketball courts, a gymnasium, Science room, Library and Computer room. Our preschool is located on-site. Playgroup, for children aged four and under, takes place at the preschool site every Friday morning.
We instil our STARR values: Success, Teamwork, Acceptance, Respect and Responsibility; and pride ourselves on the diverse cultural and linguistic backgrounds of our school community.
Lessons are structured so that students have a minimum of 100 minutes a day for both Literacy and Numeracy, four days a week. We follow the Daily 5, Literacy Café and Words Their Way programs, while in Maths we use the Natural Maths approach. Targeted students receive specialised intervention. Additionally, we follow the Play is the Way program, which is a practical methodology for teaching social and emotional learning using guided play, classroom activities and an empowering language.
Science/P.E. and Modern Greek are taught for a further 100 minutes per week, while on Fridays we offer our Specialisation program, which includes