Years 5 and 6

Year 5

Year 5 students learn to work on their projects confidently and in an organised and independent manner with a variety of technology. 

Students are ready to take on the challenges of their final two years in the Junior School. They learn to work on projects in an organised and independent manner through the use of Information Technology, and demonstrate their knowledge and understanding in each of the Key Learning Areas: English, Mathematics, Science and Technology, Human Society and Its Environment (HSIE), Personal Development, Health and Physical Education (PDHPE), Creative Arts and Languages. Through the International Baccalaureate Primary Years Program, Year 5 inquire into systems that connect us and examine the role and the importance of goods and services when driving the economies of the world. Year 5 students embody the attributes of the International Baccalaureate Learner Profile as they reflect on their learning process. Students also sit for the National Assessment Program (NAPLAN), external assessments which assist the School in supporting the future learning of our students.

Year 6

Exhibition is the culmination of the seven-year International Baccalaureate Primary Years Program. Using the skills they have developed, a range of technology and expert human resources, Year 6 students reflect on moral and ethical issues facing our planet today.

Year 6 is the culmination of seven years of primary education. Students successfully achieve the required outcomes in each of the Key Learning Areas: English, Mathematics, Science and Technology, Human Society and Its Environment (HSIE), Personal Development, Health and Physical Education (PDHPE), Creative Arts and Languages. The year culminates in the International Baccalaureate Primary Years Program Exhibition. Through Exhibition, Year 6 students display the attributes of the Learner Profile as they become principled inquirers into the world around them. They grapple with a range of social, ethical and moral issues facing people around the globe. Year 6 students are also well prepared for the next stage of their educational journey through the Year 7 transition program. 

Stage 2 and 3 (Years 3-6) Academic Programs Curriculum Handbook