About Port Lincoln Junior Primary School

  • Educational Beliefs

    At PLJPS we aim to:

    Ensure that children develop the skills, knowledge and attitudes which will enable them to participate fully in their future, by providing a safe, success oriented learning and teaching environment which acknowledges and fosters the importance of the Parent / Teacher / Student partnership, focuses on children as individuals, develops the whole child and affirms and empowers adults and children as learners.

  • About Port Lincoln Junior Primary School

    We believe that Learning is:

    • Influenced by the relationship between school and home, teacher and child, child and peers.
    • Influenced by the learner’s attitudes towards themselves as people and learners.
    • All learners have the right to have all of their learning needs met.
    • Influenced by the home / school / community environment.
    • A natural ongoing process of development that is different for each person, depending on experiences, abilities & styles of learning.
    • Teachers and parents are learners too.
    • Evaluation is an essential process to monitor the learning that has taken place and determine future action.
  • Port Lincoln Junior Primary School believes

    Classrooms are places where...

  • Classrooms are places where.

    • Children feel safe and happy.
    • There is a sense of both challenge and achievement.
    • People feel as if they belong.
    • Children are learning how to learn.
    • A wide range of learning experiences are provided.
    • Individuals are allowed to learn at their own pace.
    • Parents and teachers feel that they are genuine partners.
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