Based on a long history in the Macarthur region, St Gregory’s boasts many old boys that have made their mark in our society.
Laying the Foundations
Underpinned by this rich culture, the Junior School lays foundations for young boys and girls to begin their academic journey from Kindergarten through to Year 6 in a co-educational setting. St Gregory’s College Junior School offers a strong academic program, a caring and positive community and diverse co-curricular options.
Strong fundamentals and Wellbeing
Our classroom and specialist teachers provide strong, explicit teaching of literacy and numeracy skills. These core skills are fundamental in providing students with the ability to wonder, inquire and discover. With a strong focus on social and emotional wellbeing, our students are encouraged to be agile learners who can make a sustained and positive difference in our world.
Literacy, Sport and Spanish
Our specialist Literacy, Sport and Language Teachers provide students with deeper, richer learning opportunities. Our students participate in an explicit literacy and numeracy program, engage in a wide range of sports programs and have the opportunity to learn about the Spanish language and culture.
IB World School — Primary Years Programme (PYP)
The Primary Years Programme
St Gregory’s College Junior School is a candidate school* for the International Baccalaureate (IB) Primary Years Programme and pursuing authorisation as an IB World School.
IB World Schools share a common philosophy – a commitment to improve the teaching and learning of a diverse and inclusive community of students by delivering challenging, high quality programmes of international education that share a powerful vision.
For further information about the IB and its programs visit http://www.ibo.org.
Learning in the Junior School is active, creative and adventurous.
Our learning environment extends beyond the walls of the classroom. With the Learning Centre as the central hub of the school, our students are spoilt for choice with literature and opportunities with technology. The College grounds invite our students to participate in a wide range of sports on the soccer and football fields, cricket oval, tennis courts and swimming pool. The agricultural farm is an outdoor classroom where young people can interact with animals as part of their day to day learning and get their hands dirty in the gardens.