This 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 and the formal sports of athletics, netball, hockey and cricket.The cultural programme includes music and the annual Waterberg Academy Arts Festival.
The cultural programme includes computer skills, class music, Sepedi (Grade 1 to 3).
Highlights of our year include Mess Day, Conquesta, Waterberg Academy Arts Festival, Concert, Sports day, Generations Day, and Local Outings.