Primary (Grade 4-6)
The junior phase celebrates childhood, full of expectation, excitement and enquiry, Sentinel School Kalumbila builds on the natural enthusiasm of children to ensure that all achieve their best. The pupils are encouraged to develop a love of learning and they experience the joy of aiming high and achieving well, both within the academic curriculum and beyond.
The junior phase has a challenging, broad and balanced curriculum. Emphasis is given to developing key skills in English and Mathematics. These act as a solid foundation for future learning. Subjects taught include Art, Design and Drama, English, Geography, History, Religious Studies, ICT, PE and Sport, Mathematics, Music and Science.
Each class is under the direction of a class teacher who takes academic and pastoral responsibility for the children in his or her class. All classes are ably supported by Teaching Assistants. Careful assessment and monitoring ensure that each child fulfils her or his full potential. Teaching styles are dynamic and flexible to match individual learning styles and to develop a true love of learning.