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ABOUT WHAT MAY BE THE
BEST EDUCATION FOR YOUR CHILD?

Have you ever wondered, “Would my child benefit from a Scotch Oakburn College learning experience?”

While you tour the College and have your questions answered, we have a truly unique opportunity for your child to experience classroom life first hand with the introduction of our full experience open days (available for students entering Prep to Year 8)

In the Junior School, our no composite, capped number classrooms deliver an educational experience that is second to none. With dedicated literacy and numeracy support teachers working with each class, our focus is ensuring your child achieves their best.

Middle School also offers it’s own learning benefits in a safe and caring environment where students can take risks with confidence.

Parent Libby Newman talks about why she chose Scotch Oakburn for her children.

YOUR CHILD’S DAY @
SCOTCH OAKBURN

  • 8.20am
    Meet your classroom buddy, our Head of School & your teacher.

  • 8.40am
    Arrive at your classroom, have fun, learn, laugh, meet new friends.

  • 12.00pm Junior School
    1.00pm Middle School
    Lunch is supplied. Explore the campus with your buddy.

  • 12.40pm Junior School
    1.45pm Middle School
    Depart. You will be very welcome to stay for the rest of the day if you would like to!

2019 Junior School dates

Tuesday 2 April, parent tour commences 9.30am

Tuesday 7 May, parent tour commences 9.30am

Tuesday 20 August, parent tour commences 9.30am

Tuesday 19 November, parent tour commences 9.30am

2019 Middle & Senior School dates

Tuesday 9 April, parent tour commences 9.30am

Friday 17 May, parent tour commences 9.30am

Tuesday 27 August, parent tour commences 9.30am

Tuesday 26 November, parent tour commences 9.30am

WHAT YOUR CHILD WILL EXPERIENCE

JUNIOR SCHOOL
Early Learning to Year 5

Our early primary classes are small and personalised. All classes are single level only (no composite classes) and have a full-time class teacher.

With dedicated learning assistants in every class to guarantee no child is left unchallenged or unsupported in key learning areas.

Each year level has a dedicated Literacy Support teacher who, in addition to the class teacher, helps students develop their Literacy skills.

Students develop the love of learning and learn how to learn better with a focus on numeracy and literacy.

In a caring & supportive environment, students are encouraged to take risks with confidence.

Vibrant Music, Visual Arts and Media Arts programs headline rich experiences in the Arts.

Purpose-built contemporary learning spaces and expansive outdoor learning areas.

Students are introduced to Chinese with specialist Mandarin teachers from Prep onward.

Presenting through sharing with peers and parents provides a gentle introduction to public speaking.

Linking the classroom to outdoors, allowing students to learn through practical experience, reflection and discussion.

MIDDLE SCHOOL
Year 6 to Year 8

Appropriate class sizes allow students to learn in a personalised environment.

Our fantastic teachers encourage learning through exploring each child’s passion. No child is left unchallenged or unsupported in key learning areas.

Dedicated learning support staff provides literacy and numeracy support as needed with individual programs and care.

Providing opportunities to explore interests and passions to encourage the love of learning.

Each year level has their own caring & supportive learning space, allowing students to take risks with confidence.

Purpose-built contemporary learning spaces and expansive outdoor learning areas.

Students are introduced to a variety of subject electives.

Middle School provides many leadership opportunities and continues to encourage public speaking in a variety of settings.

Linking the classroom to outdoors, allowing students to learn through practical experience, reflection and discussion.

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QUESTIONS?

Contact Nardia Deverell, our Community Liaison Officer for a chat
on (03) 6336 3407 or email enrolments@soc.tas.edu.au.