Junior Preparatory

Junior Primary at Waterberg AcademyThis phase, also known as the Foundation Phase, currently comprises some 35 to 45 children in Grades 1 to 3. The department operates an integrated daily programme, in which all activities – academic, sport and cultural – are accommodated within the normal school day.

The sports programme offers: Ball skills for eye-hand co-ordination/ begin­ning ten­nis pro­gramme), swim­ming in term 1 and 4 and the for­mal sports of ath­let­ics, net­ball, hockey, cross coun­try and cricket.The cul­tural programme includes music, speech and drama and an annual Eisteddfod competition.

The cultural programme includes speech and drama, class music, Sepedi (Grade 2 and 3), Environmental Club.

Highlights of our year include Mess Day, Conquesta, Eisteddfod, Challenge Olympiad, Concert, Sports day, Fun swimming gala, Grandparents Day, Mothers’ Day, Fathers’ Day and the Farm camp.