Programs

​"Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world".
Nelson Mandela

Before School Care

Opening hours: 7:30am – 8:40am 

Breakfast available: 7:30am -8:15am

A parent or an adult must bring the children to the Centre and sign our roll on the iPad for each day of attendance.

Programmed and Free Play activities are offered to the children each day based around the children’s suggestions and the Framework “My time, Our Place”. 

After play time, the children then meet together at 8:40am to listen and share announcements as well as to attend to roll call. 

Children are released to go to school between 8:40am and 8:50am once there is a teacher on duty in the playground

 

(Kindergarten children escorted to the playground once they are signed out of before school care. 

After School Care

3.00pm: Children in year 1 - 6 meet staff near the flag pole to sign in.
Kindergarten children are collected from school court yard at 3:00pm by one of POOSC’s Educators


3:10pm: Announcements and hand washing 

3:15pm-3:30pm: Afternoon Tea 

3:30pm-5:15pm:

Choice of:

  • Homework club

  • Outdoor Programmed Activity (team sport or group games)

  • Outdoor Free Play

  • Indoor Programmed Activity (craft, cooking, drama, science ect)

  • Indoor Free Play


Approx 5:10pm: Pack up time

5:30pm-6:00pm Group sports & quiet activities

A parent or an authorised adult must collect the children at the Centre and sign them out on the iPad for each day of attendance.

Our maximum capacity of attendance during After School Care is currently caped at 100 children each day. On rainy days, the Centre uses the school hall as well as the classrooms for activities.

Our Program and routine are based around the children’s suggestions and the Framework “My time, Our Place”.